Trump Renews Promise to Roll Back Law Limiting Political Activity by Churches

Thu Feb 2, 2017 AT 12:30 PM EST

President Donald Trump used his address to the National Prayer Breakfast on Thursday to say he would “totally destroy” the Johnson Amendment, a portion of the tax code in place since 1954 that restricts political activity by tax-exempt churches under threat of losing that status. He said rolling back the rule would “allow our representatives of faith to speak freely and without fear of retribution,” reports Politico.

E-Mail Alerts

Signup now and recieve free E-mail Alerts
from Reagan Reports for America.
Email :
Zip Code:
Your e-mail address and personal information is
confidential as stated in our Privacy Policy.

Past Archives

Reagan Reports for America © Michael Reagan. All Rights Reserved.