Newsboys to appear at Cruz religious liberty rally

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The nationally-acclaimed, Grammy Award-nominated and Dove Award-winning Christian pop rock band Newsboys will make a special appearance at Republican presidential candidate U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz’ Rally for Religious Liberty on Aug. 21 in Des Moines.

“Our campaign couldn’t be more excited for the Newsboys to perform at this rally,” Cruz said. “We are looking forward to working with them and all participants in this event to shine a light on the ongoing assault on religious liberty in this country.”

The Rally for Religious Liberty will be held at the Iowa events Center Grand Ballroom at 730 3rd Street in Des Moines. Doors open at 5:30 p.m. Dick and Betty Odgaard of Grimes are hosts of the rally and will be joined by six others who have likewise been targeted by the government for their religious beliefs, including U.S. Air Force Senior Master Sergeant Phillip Monk, Barronelle Stutzman of Richland, Washington, Kelvin Cochran of Atlanta, Georgia, Blaine Adamson of Lexington, Kentucky, and Melissa and Aaron Kline of Gresham Oregon.