Republican Muslim Leader Asks Donald Trump To Attend Worship Service With Her

by JACK JENKINS – The head of the Republican Muslim Coalition (RMC) is challenging GOP presidential candidate Donald Trump to attend a prayer service with her at mosque, saying his recent comments about Islam and his call to end Muslim immigration “reflect a lack of familiarity with the Islamic faith.” On Friday, RMC President Saba Ahmed sent a letter to Trump’s campaign in which she praised Trump’s “support of entrepreneurship and your long record of job creation,” but questioned his skeptical policy positions regarding Islam, such as “banning Muslim immigration, scrutinizing refugees to the United States as well as your comments suggesting that some mosques in our country might need to be closed.” Ahmed explained that she would like to “correct” Trump’s misunderstanding of Islam by inviting him to attend a worship service with her and other Muslim leaders at a local mosque. “Mr. Trump, we would like to invite...

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