Rev. Schenck Meets and Talks Church with Sarah Palin, VP Pick for McCain
Contact: Peggy Birchfield, 202-546-8329, ext 103; Rev. Rob Schenck, 703-447-7686 mobile; both with National Clergy Council
DAYTON, Ohio, Aug. 29 /Christian Newswire/ -- Rev. Rob Schenck (pronounced SHANK) was present on the platform in Dayton today and spoke personally with both Sen. John McCain and his newly announced running mate Gov. Sarah Palin of Alaska.
Schenck personally congratulated Sen. McCain on his choice. McCain responded warmly by telling Schenck he was deeply honored by the compliment.
In his conversation with Gov. Palin and her husband, Todd, he asked about their church life. They told him they were active members of an independent Bible church.
Both exchanges were caught by Fox News Network and CNN among others.
Rev. Schenck is available for further comment over the weekend at mobile 703-447-7686 and during weekday hours at 202-546-8329, extension 101.