NBC’s “Today Show” 2-28-00
MATT LAUER: So what would you say to Catholic voters who aren’t quite ready to accept this apology?
DONOHUE: I’d have to ask them, what do they want? Do they want him to bend over and take a paddle right to his behind? I mean, at what point do you say enough is enough?
ABC’s “World News Tonight with Peter Jennings” 3-6-00
DONOHUE: Well, McCain tried to exploit the issue. And now when Bush apologizes I think most Catholics feels like ‘let’s move on, we have had it with this issue.’