Evangelical leader Billy Graham offers to Help Romney
Graham, who will turn 94 next month, is one of the most recognized religious figures in the world and has been a spiritual adviser to a number of American presidents and political leaders. He has had talks with presidents going back to Harry Truman and President Barack Obama visited him in 2011.
Romney's motorcade made the trip up a winding mountain road to Graham's compound, where the former Massachusetts governor met with Graham and his son Franklin for about half an hour.
"What can I do for you?" Billy Graham asked Romney.
"Prayer is the most helpful thing you can do for me," Romney said.
Before the meeting ended, Graham led a prayer for Romney and said: "I'll do all I can to help you. And you can quote me on that."
Graham's support would be especially meaningful for Romney since some in the Christian right have been ...