Obama, What Would Jesus Cut?

Members of the Circle of Protection gather before meeting with President Obama, Wednesday July 20, 2011. i

Members of the Circle of Protection gather before meeting with President Obama, Wednesday July 20, 2011. Courtesy of Bread for the World hide caption

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Members of the Circle of Protection gather before meeting with President Obama, Wednesday July 20, 2011.

Members of the Circle of Protection gather before meeting with President Obama, Wednesday July 20, 2011.

Courtesy of Bread for the World

On Wednesday, a bipartisan group of faith leaders called the Circle of Protection met with President Obama. They urged him to defend programs serving the poor and hungry. Host Michel Martin speaks with Rev. David Beckmann about his meeting with Obama and why he feels protecting such programs should be a moral imperative.

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