Bishop Jackson’s Impact Network released a detailed written response disputing the recent New York Times report that not only were the Bishop’s interview questions that he was scheduled to ask Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump scripted and approved by Trump’s handlers, but Trump’s answers to those questions were scripted as well.
From the Times:
An eight-page draft script obtained by The New York Times shows 12 questions that Bishop Wayne T. Jackson, the pastor, intends to ask Mr. Trump in the taped question-and-answer session, as well as the responses Mr. Trump is being advised to give.
The proposed answers were devised by aides working for the Trump campaign and the Republican National Committee, according to an official who has been involved in the planning but declined to be identified while speaking about confidential strategy.
Impact Network issued the following response: