Past Candidate Statements
Over 100 Christian leaders asked each 2016 presidential candidate, “What would you do as president to offer help and opportunity to hungry and poor people in the United States and around the world?” The videos on this page, produced by the campaigns, are their response. The Circle of Protection presents them without comment.
The major party nominees also provided written statements in response to the question “If elected, what will you do to end hunger, alleviate poverty, and create opportunity in the U.S. and worldwide?” Their responses are presented here without comment. Click an image to view the full text.