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Obama to recognize National Day of Prayer

5 years ago April 15, 2010 Apr 15, 2010 Thursday, April 15 2010 Thursday, April 15, 2010 6:05:21 PM CDT in News
Source: Associated Press
By: Sylvia Weatherspoon

President Barack Obama will still recognize a National Day of Prayer, on May 6, even though a federal judge in Wisconsin says the day is unconstitutional.  That's according to the White House. The judge said the National Day of Prayer violates separation of church and state.  The ruling comes following a lawsuit filed against the federal government by the Freedom From Religion Foundation.

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