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MORE CATHOLICS IN NEW CONGRESS

By | January 4th, 2017|Categories: Latest News Releases|Tags: |

Bill Donohue comments on the findings of a new Pew Research Survey, "Faith on the Hill," that details the composition of the new Congress: When JFK was president, 19% of the Congress was Catholic; today it is 31%. During that period, Protestants declined from 75% to 56%. The most underrepresented segment of the population today are [...]

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OBAMA SUFFERS TRANSGENDER LOSS

By | January 3rd, 2017|Categories: Latest News Releases|Tags: |

Bill Donohue comments on a victory for religious liberty and a loss for President Barack Obama: If the Obama administration had its way, the new year would have begun with a dramatic loss of religious liberty and an equally dramatic bastardization of existing law. Instead, U.S. District Court Judge Reed O'Connor issued a preliminary injunction on [...]

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2016 YEAR IN REVIEW

By | December 29th, 2016|Categories: Latest News Releases|Tags: |

The Catholic League's 2016 Year in Review is now available. To read it, click here.

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TRUMP MUST LOCK IN RELIGIOUS EXEMPTIONS

By | December 27th, 2016|Categories: Latest News Releases|Tags: |

Bill Donohue comments on religious exemptions to federal legislation: President-elect Donald Trump has pledged to work with people of faith on many matters, and his goodwill is very much appreciated. Among the most pressing issues is the fate of religious exemptions to federal laws. The Obama administration has waged war on religious institutions in many ways: [...]

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IS OBAMA ANTI-CHRISTMAS?

By | December 22nd, 2016|Categories: Latest News Releases|Tags: |

President Obama made the following remarks in a recent NPR interview: "I've had to live through controversies like the notion that I was trying to kill Christmas. Right? Well, where'd that come from? Well, I bet, you know, well, he said Happy Holidays instead of Merry Christmas. So, that, you know, that must be evidence of [...]

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COMEDY CENTRAL’S FILTHY ATTACK ON NUNS

By | December 22nd, 2016|Categories: Latest News Releases|Tags: |

Bill Donohue comments on last night's episode of "This is Not Happening": Comedy Central featured yet another anti-Catholic bigot, comedian Joey Diaz, who went on a foul rant describing his retaliation against a nun who he claims used to hit him when he attended Catholic school. "I grabbed her by the veil, 'cause that's where all [...]

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MEDIA IGNORE ANOTHER ABUSE STORY

By | December 19th, 2016|Categories: Latest News Releases|Tags: |

Bill Donohue comments on the media's selective interest in sexual abuse: If a priest is accused of inappropriately touching a minor, it makes the news. When other segments of society—teachers, Hollywood studio executives, therapists—are accused, the media show much less interest, and sometimes practically none at all. The latter is now evident in the way most [...]

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OBAMA IS “OUR MOST CATHOLIC OF PRESIDENTS”

By | December 16th, 2016|Categories: Latest News Releases|Tags: |

Bill Donohue comments on a remarkable claim about President Obama: On the December 15 edition of the "Axe Files" podcast, White House Chief of Staff Denis McDonough told David Axelrod the following about President Barack Obama. "I think this is the—our most Catholic of presidents. And I mean that by capital C Catholic, in what I [...]

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SPARKS FLY OVER TEXAS ABORTION RULE

By | December 15th, 2016|Categories: Latest News Releases|Tags: |

Bill Donohue comments on the treatment of human remains from abortions: Effective December 19, Texas will require that the remains of children killed in utero by an abortionist must be buried or cremated. The new rules were written by the Texas Health and Human Services Commission "to protect the dignity of the unborn." Governor Greg Abbott [...]

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VIACOM’S FAKE NEWS

By | December 14th, 2016|Categories: Latest News Releases|Tags: |

Bill Donohue exposes Viacom as a fraud: The media are in a rage these days over what they call "fake news." But few Americans take them seriously, nor should they. Take Viacom, the media giant. Viacom has issued a lengthy report, "Social Impact Review 2016," a statement that is strewn with "fake news" about itself. The [...]

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