White House: Government discussed call to Koran-burning pastor

WASHINGTON (BestGrowthStock) – The White House on Thursday said government officials had discussed the possibility of calling a Florida pastor to urge him to drop a plan to burn copies of the Koran.

“There are discussions inside the government about the possibility of doing that. I don’t know that a final decision has been reached on doing that,” White House spokesman Robert Gibbs said at a news briefing.

(Reporting by Patricia Zengerle, editing by Matt Spetalnick)

White House: Government discussed call to Koran-burning pastor