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aUHY_GIy Union Leader

November 10, 2014

(Manchester, NH) “Officials: Derry poll worker was ‘not invited back’“ The Derry election worker who says she was fired for saying “God bless you” at the polls was “not invited back” after being given several chances, officials say. The Catholic League sent a letter of protest to New Hampshire Secretary of State William... [Read more...]

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November 10, 2014

“NH Volunteer Says She Was Fired For Saying ‘God Bless You’ At Polls“ The Catholic League is protesting the decision to fire a New Hampshire elections volunteer. She was told she was fired for saying “God bless you” to people at the polls. But was she actually breaking the law? Ruth Provencal is a devout Catholic whose favorite phrase... [Read more...]

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November 10, 2014

(Boston, MA) “Poll worker claims she was fired for saying ‘God bless you’“ An election worker in Derry claims she’s off the job because she said “God bless you” at the polls. Town Attorney Brenda Keith said there are things that election workers are prohibited from doing. “No town election official can... [Read more...]

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November 10, 2014

(Manchester, NH) “Poll worker claims she was fired for saying ‘God bless you’“ An election worker in Derry claims she’s off the job because she said “God bless you” at the polls. A national group and some state representatives are criticizing election officials, and the woman said her First Amendment rights... [Read more...]

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November 10, 2014

(Boston, MA) “Derry election worker says she was fired for saying ‘God bless you’“ A woman in Derry, New Hampshire says she was let go from her job as an election worker because she said “God bless you” to voters while handing out ballots. The Catholic League, a national Catholic civil rights group fired off a protest... [Read more...]

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November 10, 2014

“Report: Election Worker Fired for Saying “God Bless You” to Voters“ A New Hampshire election worker has been fired after her apparent mixing of church and state, according to New Hampshire’s Union Leader. Ruth Provencal was reportedly fired for saying “God bless you,” among other things, to voters in Derry. Election... [Read more...]

aUHY_GIy Union Leader

November 9, 2014

(Manchester, NH) “‘God bless you’ cited in firing of Derry election worker“ The Catholic League has sent a letter of protest to New Hampshire Secretary of State William Gardner over the recent firing of a Derry election worker. Ruth Provencal was terminated last month for saying “God bless you” to voters and other forms of... [Read more...]

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November 6, 2014

“Comedy Central OKs Vile Anti-Religion Comedy, Bans Comedian For Racist Sex Fantasy“ Comedy Central’s double standard on humor was glaring on late Wednesday/early Thursday, after it dropped comedian Artie Lange from its @midnight program for his disturbing, racially-tinged sex fantasy about an ESPN host (which he tried to explain away... [Read more...]

Washington-Times Washington Times

October 30, 2014

“Offensive Halloween costumes toe line between good fun, bad taste“ An array of offensive costumes is a Halloween staple, and the debate over good fun, tradition and political correctness shows no signs of fading this year. Beyond college campuses, Catholic League President Bill Donohue on Thursday chided retail giant Wal-Mart for selling... [Read more...]

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October 29, 2014

“Catholic League Slams NBC For ‘Mocking Catholics,’ Eucharist” Bill Donohue of the Catholic League ripped NBC host Seth Meyers for his mocking of the Catholic sacrament of the Eucharist on the early Tuesday edition of Late Night. During his monologue, Meyers spotlighted a church in Seattle filing a lawsuit against a neighboring... [Read more...]

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