The Common Good

Black Religious Leaders Hear Bush's Call

Date: March 20, 2001
John J. DiIulio Jr., director of the White House Office of Faith-Based and Community Initiatives, speaking to 500 Christian leaders at the annual summit of a group called Call to Renewal, referred to the criticism over the proposal. "There are many, many legitimate points of view here, and I certainly have the scars to prove it," he said.