Black Pastors to Hold Capitol Hill News Conference in Support of Sen. Jeff Sessions

CONTACT: J.P. Duffy or Alice Chao, (866) FRC-NEWS or (866)-372-6397

WASHINGTON, D.C. — On Monday, black pastors from Alabama and several others states will speak at a news conference on Capitol Hill in a show of support for President-Elect Donald Trump’s pick for Attorney General, Senator Jeff Sessions (R-Ala.). The news conference is a coalition effort between the Frederick Douglas Foundation and Family Research Council’s Watchmen on the Wall, organizations that are urging the U.S. Senate to confirm Sen. Sessions as the next United States Attorney General.


Rev. Troy Towns, Rivers Edge Church (Montgomery)

Min. William Green, Fresh Anointing House of Worship (Montgomery)

Bishop Jim Low, Guiding Light Church (Birmingham)

Rev. Dean Nelson, Douglass Leadership Institute; and Director of African-American Outreach, Family Research Council’s Watchmen on the Wall

Bishop Harry Jackson, High Impact Leadership Coalition

Rev. Ralph Chittams, Frederick Douglass Foundation of Washington

WHAT: News conference in support of Senator Jeff Sessions

WHERE: Cannon House Office Building Room 441, Washington, D.C.

WHEN: Monday, January 9th at 11:00 AM Eastern

To RSVP for this event, please email