Pope Francis to Meet With President Obama and Address Congress

The pope also talking on Twitter about meeting Americans when he visits US cities including New York and Philadelphia.
2:27 | 08/31/15

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Transcript for Pope Francis to Meet With President Obama and Address Congress
Funny tonight here are exclusive visit with Pope Francis here at the Vatican today we shared with you his message before it's historic visit to the United States. Tonight here we take you along part of the route people take. Where he will visit when he arrived in America. Our journey to the Vatican and our visit today with Pope France's but the pope's journey. It's just beginning in less than a month now Pope Francis will arrive in the US first toward nation's capital. Meeting President Obama at the White House and doing something no Pope has done before. Giving an address to a joint meeting of the United States congress. Then on to New York City the mural already going up welcome hope Francis. Keeping prairie Saint Patrick's Cathedral addressing the United Nations General Assembly. And of maps at Madison square garden and then to Philadelphia for the world meeting of families stopping at independence hall. A chance to meet Americans and talk to them face to face as we know he's already communicating on Twitter 22 million followers one of his most popular tweets. Inequality is the root of social evil. A message these students here in Rome say he'll bring to America. Do you think that this Pope is preparing a message. For America I don't think he's going to hold back that he doesn't hold back. Income inequality immigration income inequality immigration racial in equality especially if you. He's a pool expert. For those issues right now and we put up with American tourists here couples in Saint Peter's Square excited about seeing to pull back in America. So different they say from his predecessors what is it about fiscal. He likes public. Citizen friendly out going to see movement people's hope. The people's Pope recorded from so many Americans here. And once asked about what he misses most since his pay to see began well Francis said being able to walked frankly on the streets in going to a pizzeria. To needed good pizza. Hope Francis missing his trips to the pizzeria but preparing for its trip now to America. We think the Pope for inviting us here inside the Vatican today to offer a message for his visit and to connect with Americans and cities he won't be able to visit. Help you'll see it all this Friday during a special edition of 20/20 and until then I'm Judy you're thank you for watching tonight I'll see from New York tomorrow. And from all of us here ABC news good night.

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