Politics President Obama’s Easter statement By Daniel Burke | March 29, 2013 ShareTweet EmailPrint More More on Politics Subscribe to Politics President Obama and his family pray during Easter services at Allen Chapel AME Church in Washington on April 4, 2010. As many as four in 10 Americans cannot identify the president as a Christian. RNS file photo courtesy Pete Souza/The White House. Active RNS subscribers and members can view this content by logging-in here.(RNS) On Friday, the White House released this statement from President Obama about Easter.