‘I’d give [President Trump] another degree if I was still at LU,’ says former president Jerry Falwell Jr.
LYNCHBURG, Va. – After recent events, several universities have revoked President Donald Trump’s honorary degrees. According to Forbes, it’s a move done by all except one: Liberty University. In 2012, Liberty awarded Trump with an honorary doctorate of business. Former Liberty University President Jerry Falwell Jr., who gave Trump those honorary degrees, released the following statement to 10 News“I’d give him another degree if I was still at LU. That almost never happened before.” Jerry Falwell Jr.Liberty University did not want to comment.
'It is absurd’: Liberty University alumni group reacts to Falwell’s new lawsuit
LYNCHBURG, Va. – A Liberty University alumni group is speaking out after former president Jerry Falwell Jr. sued his former employer. The complaint, filed Wednesday in circuit court, includes defamation and breach of contract. Falwell believes the university used false claims against him without investigating. Save71 is an alumni organization advocating for reform at Liberty. Dustin Wahl, co-founder of Save71, says he agrees with Falwell to a degree.