U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions, Monday, criticized recent attacks on religious freedom and announced the creation of a Religious Liberty Task Force that will work to “fully implement” the department’s religious liberty guidance.
Much of what senators and religious groups have called into question about Pompeo is tied to his abiding and conservative faith. So where is all this religious controversy coming from? Here are five faith facts about Pompeo:
Of these cabinet members, some are supported or opposed by different faith groups; others have made public statements or taken actions regarding different faith groups.
Here is a list of four of Trump's cabinet members and a description of their relationship to religion.
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