"As a citizen and as president, I believe that Muslims have the right to practice their religion as everyone else in this country. That includes the right to build a place of worship and a community center on private property in lower Manhattan, in accordance with local laws and ordinances."
Oh, my God! The President of the United States supports freedom of religion. What will this guy think of next?
What do the Repubs want, a religious test for zoning ordinances? Let's see Christians can build anywhere they want but Jews can't build in the Christian zones. And, Muslims, well Muslims can't build anywhere. Is that the country we want? I think not.