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Washington's Episcopal bishop on being "outraged" at President Trump's church appearance

CBS News Tuesday, 2 June 2020
Religious leaders and many political leaders have denounced President Trump for visiting a historic church near the White House where a small fire was set during weekend protests. Episcopal Bishop Mariann Edgar Budde, who oversees the church, said she was "outraged" that the president would use St. John's as a "prop." She joins "CBS This Morning" to discuss.
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News video: President Trump holds bible up outside White House

President Trump holds bible up outside White House 01:42

Trump walks to St John's Church in Washington DC, where he holds up a bible for a photo opportunity. Protests were earlier cleared from the area.

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