Hagee: McCain ‘sought my endorsement.’

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"Hagee: McCain ‘sought my endorsement.’"

In the New York Times Magazine this weekend, controversial Pastor John Hagee tells Deborah Solomon that, “it’s true that [John] McCain’s campaign sought my endorsement.” In the interview, “Hagee refused to discuss his statement that Hurricane Katrina was God’s punishment for a gay rights parade in New Orleans, calling it ‘so far off-base.'” “Our church is not hard against the gay people,” claimed Hagee. (HT: TPM)

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