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Caucuses Omit Under God From Pledge Of Allegiance During DNC

People reciting the Pledge of Allegiance during caucus meetings at the Democratic National Convention (DNC) this week left out the words “under God.”

Videos captured during the meeting by Christian Broadcasting Network reporter David Brody showed AJ Durrani, the moderator for the DNCs Muslim Delegates and Allies Assembly on Wednesday, leave out the words.

Speakers at the virtual meeting included Rep. Rashida Tlaib (D-Mich.), Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.), and Tom Perez, chairman of the Democrat National Committee.

The LGBT Caucus Meeting on the same day was kicked off by Marisa Richmond, a womens studies teacher at Middle Tennessee State University.

Richmond paused at the portion where “under God” would usually be said and did not say those two words, according to footage captured by Brody.

The DNC didnt respond to a request for comment.

Republican National Committee chairwoman Ronna McDaniel shared a story about the omissions on Twitter, writing: “Whenever @realDonaldTrump says Christianity is under siege from Democrats, the media disputes it. How much more proof do they need?”

A third caucus reading included “under God” but added a word.

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