The City of San Francisco is unconstitutionally encroaching on the religious liberties of its citizens. Catholic League president Bill Donohue wrote to Justice Department Secretary Bill Barr today urging him to require San Francisco public officials to respect the First Amendment right of people to worship. To read his letter, click, here.
Catholic League president Bill Donohue is calling for Joe Biden to terminate an anti-Catholic person on his staff: Anti-Catholicism is engulfing the Biden camp. The latest guilty party is Nikitha Rai. We learned today that Rai, who is Deputy Data Director for the Biden campaign, is incensed over the nomination of Amy Coney Barrett to the [...]
Catholic League president Bill Donohue comments on Joe Biden's changing views on abortion: Joe Biden entered the senate in 1973, the same year the Supreme Court legalized abortion in its Roe v. Wade decision. He has evolved from being strongly pro-life to rabidly pro-abortion. Here is a list of his changing positions. 1974: A year after [...]
Catholic League president Bill Donohue comments on who is trashing Amy Coney Barrett's Catholicism: As I predicted last week, Supreme Court nominee Amy Coney Barrett would be spared another round of anti-Catholic commentary by senate Democrats. From what was said over the weekend, my assessment was correct. Indeed, Rep. Nancy Pelosi affirmed that it "doesn't matter [...]
Catholic League president Bill Donohue comments on abortion surveys: On September 25, the Wall Street Journal ran a lengthy piece on Joe Biden's Catholicism. It was quite informative. However, one of the items it mentioned was a Pew Research Center survey from 2019 that showed "56% of Catholics said abortion should be legal in all or [...]
Catholic League president Bill Donohue comments on reaction to President Trump's "Born Alive" executive order: President Trump announced this week that he will sign an executive order mandating that doctors attend to babies born alive, "no matter what the circumstances." The proximate cause of his order is the practice of denying medical care to babies born [...]
Catholic League president Bill Donohue comments on the upcoming hearings on President Trump's nominee for the Supreme Court: It now looks like President Trump will nominate Amy Coney Barrett to fill the vacancy on the U.S. Supreme Court. He met with her twice this week. He also admitted that he did not meet with Barbara Lagoa, [...]
How did a sexual abuser in a high-ranking job in the New York City Department of Education get by investigators? How can this happen when New York State lawmakers claim to be outraged about the sexual abuse of minors? To read Catholic League president Bill Donohue's letter to education officials, click here.
Catholic League president Bill Donohue comments on Senate Democrats who will vote on the next nominee to the U.S. Supreme Court: According to multiple news reports, the two leading candidates to fill the opening on the U.S. Supreme Court are Amy Coney Barrett and Barbara Lagoa. Both federal judges are Catholic. This raises a serious issue: [...]
Catholic League president Bill Donohue comments on Rep. Nancy Pelosi's position on the reopening of churches: Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi wants to stop Catholics from attending Mass. She took this position after San Francisco Archbishop Salvatore Cordileone called for San Francisco Mayor London Breed to amend her policy on church attendance. Breed said churches [...]