The so-called "Johnson Amendment", which prohibits churches (and other religious institutions, and charitable organizations) from directly campaigning for, or opposing, a political cause or candidate.
According to Business Insider, Trump warned the audience that the November elections aren't just a referendum on him. "This person is somebody that I like and I'm going to talk about it on Sunday", he said.
In yet another leaked excerpt on CNN, Trump warned: "It's not a question of like or dislike, it's a question that they will overturn everything that we've done and they will do it quickly and violently. There's violence. When you look at Antifa and you look at some of these groups - these are violent people".
In a hotly contested election season, marked by confrontations and a widening divide between the left and right, President Trump fired up his evangelical base with a warning: "you're one election away from losing everything". The Supreme Court can also rule a law unconstitutional, but that has not happened in this case. In May, Trump signed an executive order aimed at undermining the law, but legal experts have said say the executive step was largely symbolic.
But while trade and security were the key issues publicly advanced by the both the White House and the Kenyan President's office ahead of and during the meeting, they did not tell the story of the meeting, noted John Campbell, a former United States ambassador to Nigeria and now senior fellow for Africa policy studies at the Council on Foreign Relations in Washington.
Scott Morrison: New Australian PM pledges to wipe slate clean
In his first statement after being elected Liberal leader three years ago, Turnbull urged Australians to embrace disruption . Ousted Australian premier Malcolm Turnbull at Parliament House in Canberra , Australia, March 27, 2018.
'We have to understand these are still allegations against the president, so I'm not going to judge the president on these things. A provision repealing it was removed from the final version of the 2017 GOP tax bill, and proponents of a repeal also failed to get it into the Omnibus Appropriations Bill earlier this year.
"I know when people like me", Trump said.
"I had the great Robert Jeffress back there".
Monday night's dinner event was a who's who of Christian celebrities, like Robert Jeffress - a Texas megachurch preacher who once called Islam a "false religion inspired by Satan himself", and the Catholic Church a "cult" whose rise to power was attributed to "the genius of Satan".
He added: "Hopefully I've proven that to be a fact in terms of the second part". "Well, it's really not that hard to figure out when you realize he is the most pro-life, pro-religious liberty, pro-conservative judiciary in history, and that includes either Bush or Ronald Reagan".