Donald Trump Cancels Event With Religious Leaders

The GOP presidential candidate's campaign reversed course after a majority of the African-American religious leaders refused to endorse him.
2:26 | 11/30/15

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The race for president now. Donald Trump feeling the heat, denying claims he mocked a reporter with a physical disability and forced to make a rare reversal. Canceling a press conference with a group of black religious leaders. Tom llamas has more. Reporter: For months, we have been talking about the teflon don. Nothing seems to stop Donald Trump. His words and actions may be catching up with him. In a rare move, Donald Trump canceling a highly publicized news conference. The ornl nal trump press release announcing this event today including 100 african-american evangelical pastors and religious leaders who will endorse the front-runner. On Sunday, the trump campaign reversed course, after a majority of the clergy members refused to endorse him. A number of attendees are expected to endorse Mr. Trump's campaign for president. Trump digging in after a rough week. First, refusing to accept there is no proof that muslims in nm nj were celebrating on 9/11 on television. I have had hundreds of people call in and tweet in and say they saw it, I was 100% right. Reporter: And denying he was mocking a reporter. Oh, I don't know what I said. I don't remember. Reporter: That reporter, the New York sometitimes reporter that has a condition in his joints. Trump claims he didn't remember meeting him. I would never mock a person that has difficulty. I would never do that. Reporter: One of kobaleski's former colleagues says she was introduced to Donald Trump by him. I have no doubt he was mocking him on that stage. He knows him by name. That he's been lying the whole time. Reporter: When it comes to watching muslims celebrating on 9/11, he says he knows he's right because he has an incredible memory. And when it comes to the report, he says he can't be expected to remember things from 30 years ago. He's not backing off at all. Reporter: At all. Move on to a new storm moving in after the deadly holiday weather. Eight states on alert following dangerous flash floods and ice. Oklahoma's only goer declared a

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