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Continuing to Fight for Life in the Health Care Bill H.R. 5111, the Protect Life Act, has been introduced in the House of Representatives to fix the abortion language in the recently signed Obama health care bill. Read more about …

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Continuing to Fight for Life in the Health Care Bill

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On Thursday, April 22, 2010, Congressman Joe Pitts (R, PA-16) announced the introduction of H.R. 5111, the Protect Life Act, to fix the abortion language in the recently signed Obama health care bill. The Protect Life Act already includes a …

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What to Expect in Washington Next Week…

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Catholic Advocate is launching a new initiative to educate our community about upcoming activities on Capitol Hill and around Washington. In some way, all issues on Capitol Hill either affect or are of interest to Catholics. We will strive to …

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A Catholic in Congress to Watch: Paul Ryan

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At Catholic Advocate, we are your eyes on Catholics in Congress.  Late into the evening, during the final hours of the health care debate, we were impressed by the remarks delivered by Committee on the Budget Ranking Member Congressman Paul …

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How Did Catholic Members of Congress Vote on Health Care?

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There was a series of three votes on Sunday, March 21, 2010. Catholic Advocate compiled a list of how Catholic Members of Congress voted on each with special emphasis on H.R. 4872, The Health Care and Education Reconciliation Act which …

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Health Care Vote and Executive Order Betrays Catholics

Health Care Vote and Executive Order Betrays Catholics Catholics Must Send a Message in November WASHINGTON, March 21, 2010 — Catholic Advocate’s leadership provided the following comments on the health care bill. “Today’s vote will go down in history as …

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Catholic Advocate's Health Care Reform Central

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Catholic Advocate has created “Health Care Reform Central” for our community to have the latest information, along with previous materials, of importance to American Catholics when it comes to the health care reform legislation. Also take time to visit our …

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Nancy Pelosi Is At It Again!

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Appearing on “Meet the Press” August 24, 2008 Nancy Pelosi tried to speak for the teachings of the Church on the Sanctity of Life. MR. BROKAW:  Senator Obama saying the question of when life begins is above his pay grade, …

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By The Numbers…Funding Abortion in the Health Care Bill

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I recently asked a senior Capitol Hill staff member about the little known “abortion fee” in the Senate health care legislation the House of Representatives will vote on Sunday. “Federal subsidies for insurance policies that cover abortion are not allowed …

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Who Are These Fake Catholic Groups?

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By Anne Hendershott Some of the biggest supporters of the current health reform bill—replete with public funding for abortion—are self-described “progressive” Catholic organizations, such as Catholics in Alliance for the Common Good, Catholics United, and Catholic Democrats. These Catholic organizations, …

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