2019 – February Releases

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CLOSURE FOR COVINGTON CATHOLIC

By |2019-02-15T13:52:17+00:00February 14th, 2019|Categories: Latest News Releases|Tags: |

Catholic League president Bill Donohue comments on the end to the Covington Catholic controversy: The innocent students at Covington Catholic High School have finally achieved closure. An investigative report, conducted by a private detective agency commissioned by the Diocese of Covington, has exonerated the students. Four investigators interviewed dozens of students and chaperones, and watched hundreds [...]

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CUOMO CAN’T DEFEND HIS ABORTION LAW

By |2019-02-14T14:53:57+00:00February 13th, 2019|Categories: Latest News Releases|Tags: |

Catholic League president Bill Donohue comments on New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo's abortion law: Exactly three weeks after New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo signed his abortion law, which allows non-physicians to perform abortions up until the baby is born—and provides no criminal penalties for infanticide—he met with President Donald Trump. According to the White House, Trump [...]

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RUSH TO JUDGMENT ON FAIRFAX IS UNJUST

By |2019-02-12T18:52:35+00:00February 12th, 2019|Categories: Latest News Releases|Tags: |

Catholic League president Bill Donohue comments on the reaction to Virginia Lt. Gov. Justin Fairfax: In all likelihood, future generations will look back at this time in American history as one where fundamental due process rights for men accused of sexual crimes were jettisoned. From false accusations made against Catholic priests, to the wholly unfounded accusations [...]

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REMOVE REP. OMAR FROM HOUSE COMMITTEES

By |2019-02-12T13:44:37+00:00February 11th, 2019|Categories: Latest News Releases|Tags: |

Catholic League president Bill Donohue comments on Rep. Ilhan Omar's status as a congresswoman: I stand with my friend Morton Klein, president of the Zionist Organization of America, calling for Rep. Ilhan Omar to be removed from House committee assignments. Rep. Omar delights in fomenting anti-Semitism, and has a particular animus against Israel. Her most explicit [...]

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CUOMO’S ABORTION LAW WREAKS HAVOC

By |2019-02-11T18:47:25+00:00February 11th, 2019|Categories: Latest News Releases|Tags: |

Catholic League president Bill Donohue comments on the need for a New York State law that criminalizes the murder of a pregnant woman's baby: A week ago yesterday, a New Yorker from Queens, Anthony Hobson, beat and dragged his girlfriend, Jennifer Irigoyen, down a flight of stairs and then stabbed her in the neck, abdomen and [...]

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WHAT’S WRONG WITH BLACKFACE?

By |2019-02-08T18:04:20+00:00February 8th, 2019|Categories: Latest News Releases|Tags: |

Catholic League president Bill Donohue comments on the reaction to blackface antics: What's wrong with blackface? What ethical rule is broken by those who think it is funny? Surely not a rule which finds it morally objectionable to mimic another racial, ethnic, or religious group. In the Arts section of the February 7 edition of the [...]

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CUOMO DISTORTS TRUTH ABOUT ABORTION BILL

By |2019-02-07T21:41:16+00:00February 7th, 2019|Categories: Latest News Releases|Tags: |

Catholic League president Bill Donohue comments on an op-ed in today's New York Times by New York Governor Andrew Cuomo: No public official in America is more pro-abortion than New York Governor Andrew Cuomo. He proved that again today when he penned a rousing op-ed in the New York Times defending abortion at any time and [...]

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MEDIA COVER FOR CORY BOOKER

By |2019-02-07T13:20:59+00:00February 6th, 2019|Categories: Latest News Releases|Tags: |

Catholic League president Bill Donohue comments on media reaction to Sen. Cory Booker's questioning of a Trump judicial nominee: Sen. Cory Booker, like so many Democrats these days, has a problem with religion. But fortunately for him, the media are giving him cover. Not one of the mainstream newspapers or wire services reported on Booker's badgering [...]

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POPE SENDS A MESSAGE TO ANDREW CUOMO

By |2019-02-06T19:40:39+00:00February 5th, 2019|Categories: Latest News Releases|Tags: |

Catholic League president Bill Donohue comments on remarks made by Pope Francis on February 3rd: Last month, New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo implored Albany lawmakers to "follow the leadership of Pope Francis" by passing the Child Victims Act. Indeed, he wore his Catholic credentials on his sleeve, boasting of his allegiance to the pope on several [...]

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DEMOCRATS BALK AT CONDEMNING MURDER

By |2019-02-06T19:40:30+00:00February 5th, 2019|Categories: Latest News Releases|Tags: |

Catholic League president Bill Donohue comments on an abortion survival bill blocked by Senate Democrats: Republican Sen. Joni Ernst said yesterday that the Senate "can no longer unanimously condemn murder." Ernst was referring to Democrat Sen. Patty Murray's objection to the Born-Alive Survivors Protection Act, legislation that would ensure medical care for an infant who survives [...]

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