Donald Trump Meets With Black Leaders


NY Times

Donald Trump Meets With Black Leaders Ahead of Detroit Church Visit

PHILADELPHIA — Amid confusion over whether he would speak at a black church this weekend, Donald J. Trump’s halting attempts to win over African-American voters took him to Philadelphia on Friday, where he spoke with a small group of business owners and community leaders and had an emotional meeting with the mother of a young woman who was killed by undocumented immigrants.

After largely avoiding black audiences during his campaign, Mr. Trump had arranged to appear at a prominent black church, Great Faith Ministries, in Detroit on Saturday.

After a New York Times report that he would not address the congregation and would give only scripted answers to questions pre-submitted by the pastor, his campaign said Thursday that Mr. Trump would speak to the crowd for five to 10 minutes…Read More