The Common Good

Obama, Romney Respond to Question About Poverty [Video]

Source: Taylor Marsh
Date: September 12, 2012

This afternoon Sojourners released Obama, Romney Answer Faith Leaders’ Call to Address Poverty in Election.

Christian leaders asked, and the presidential nominees answered. The poverty rate in America is still at a staggering 15 percent and 46.2 million Americans remain in poverty — what is your plan to address the problem?

The Circle of Protection, composed of Christian leaders from across the religious spectrum, released President Barack Obama’s and GOP nominee Mitt Romney’s video responses today at the National Press Club in Washington, D.C.