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"Academics" Criticize Boehner But Betray Their Indifference to Obama’s Abortion Agenda

A group of Catholic “academics” has delivered a letter to Speaker of the House John Boehner’s office critical of the recent budget passed by the House of Representatives. There are several problems with this letter.

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Pro-Life Progress in 2011 Spending Bill

Achieving spending cuts is always a challenge in Washington. The American people recognize the United States must achieve fiscal responsibility for our economy to get back on track and putting people back to work. Throughout this process, Catholic Advocate has …

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What Catholics Need to Know about the Continuing Resolution

Average Americans are probably scratching their heads this week over the talk of a “Continuing Resolution”, spending cuts, the President’s budget request, and the rest of the Washington-speak on the news about how your tax dollars are spent in Washington.

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Prudence and Principle for Catholics in the GOP

Former Bush White House speech writer, Michael Gerson, opined on the GOP and Catholic social teaching in last week’s Washington Post.  Though not a Catholic, he is well versed in intersections of JPII-style Catholicism and public policy. Gerson begins by …

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Three Videos Prove Planned Parenthood Breaks the Law

“It is morally wrong to end an unborn human life by abortion.  It is also morally wrong to take the taxpayer dollars of millions of pro-life Americans and use them to promote abortion at home or abroad.”

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How to Vote Catholic 2012

The Dominant Issue of Abortion (Chapter IV) “Since the first century the Church has affirmed the moral evil of every procured abortion. This teaching has not changed and remains unchangeable. Direct abortion, that is to say, abortion willed either as …

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How to Vote Catholic 2012

“How to Vote Catholic” was first published in 2004 by the Morley Publishing Group, Inc.  Matt Smith and Deal Hudson decided it was a good idea to update and revise it for the 2012 election.

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Congress Staying on the Naughty List

By Matt Smith Last year the week before Christmas brought America the Senate passage of President Obama’s mandated, pro-abortion vision of America’s health care system. Now we see once again – there is no holiday break for the pro-abortion lobby. …

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Five Things We Know About the Catholic Vote

By Deal W. Hudson The polling results released by the New York Times last week do not come as a surprise to anyone familiar with the recent history of the Catholic vote. The NYTs poll found that the percentage of …

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Harry Reid Among the Catholics Who Vote

By Deal Hudson Recent polling shows the religiously active Catholic vote is trending strongly toward the GOP.  Gary Andres summarizes the findings by commenting: “While Republicans lost among Catholics in 2006 by 11-points and 13-points in 2008, they now hold …

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