Tag Archives: John Boehner

Speaker Boehner – Obama Admin. Attack on Religious Freedom “Will Not Stand”

Speaker John Boehner took to the House floor on Wednesday, February 8, 2012 to stand for religious liberty. Watch his remarks:

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Speaker Boehner Addresses March for Life

House Speaker John Boehner (R-OH) today delivered opening remarks at the 39th March for Life.  Following are Speaker Boehner’s remarks as prepared for delivery:        “Thank you, Nellie, and let me thank all of you for braving the elements.  I’m …

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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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Issues for Catholic Voters (2012 edition) – Education

Education “The right and the duty of parents to educate their children are primordial and inalienable” (CCC 2221). Most parents know that it’s their job to oversee the education of their children, but some mistakenly think it’s the responsibility of …

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Time for Consistent Abortion Funding Policy

The House of Representatives will consider H.R. 3, the “No Taxpayer Funding for Abortion Act”, on Wednesday, May 4, 2011. President Obama stood before Congress on September 9, 2009 and said: “And one more misunderstanding I want to clear up …

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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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Seeking Guidance through Prayer in Washington D.C.

One of the great stories of U.S. History is the account of George Washington in prayer at Valley Forge. It was during a cold, long winter that our first President sought out God’s wisdom for the challenges he, his men, …

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Speaker John Boehner Will Be Accused of Being a “Cafeteria Catholic”

This morning, Matt Smith and I attended the 112th Congress Bipartisan Prayer Service at St. Peter’s Catholic Church on Capitol Hill in Washington D.C. marking the beginning of Congressman John Boehner (R, OH-08) as Speaker of the House of Representatives.

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