‘We’re maybe perhaps perhaps not being heard’: Ebony Trump supporters state the president wins on jobs and economy

‘We’re maybe perhaps perhaps not being heard’: Ebony Trump supporters state the president wins on jobs and economy

Philadelphia’s First Immanuel Baptist Church in Sharswood hosted a Black Voices for Trump roundtable with Paris Dennard, a speaker that is conservative and Kamiliah Prince, the RNC’s director of African-American engagement. (Kimberly Paynter/WHYY)

Moving by First Immanuel Baptist Church on Thursday evening, lifelong Philadelphian Abdul Byrd stated he’s no fan of President Donald Trump.

“My individual viewpoint is, we dislike exactly how he’s operating the united states at this time,” Byrd stated. “And we can’t wait till he away from office.”

The sentiment was opposite inside the North Philly church on that evening.

About 60 mostly Black and Brown everyone was collected here to demonstrate their help when it comes to president at a conference arranged by their campaign’s Black Voices for Trump effort.

“You’re in a safe spot tonight,” started First Immanuel senior pastor Todd Johnson. “You’re in a place that is good. And you’re in a place tonight where in the event that you wanna say we’re gonna make Philadelphia great again, we’re gonna make Pennsylvania great again, and we’re gonna make America great once again — it is possible to say that.”

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