Obama Backs Away From Another Pastor


The Illinois Senator rebukes Chicago Minister Michael Pfleger, who mocked Clinton at some length during a visiting sermon at Obama’s Trinity United last Sunday. Watch video here.

Obama response: “I am deeply disappointed in Father Pfleger’s divisive, backward-looking rhetoric…” Full statement here.

Rebuke from Clinton spokesman Wolfson: “We are disappointed that Sen. Obama didn’t specifically reject Father Pflegler’s despicable comments about Sen. Clinton, and assume he will do so.” Read full statement.

New York Post

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