Catholic Democrats and Abortion

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Catholic Democrats Seek Room to Disagree With Church Teaching on Abortion RNS’ Kevin Eckstrom reports on a statement of principles from 55 Catholic House Democrats in this week’s full-text article, linked above. Quote: The “statement of principles” resurrects a battle from the 2004 elections when some Catholic politicians-especially Democratic presidential nominee Sen. John Kerry-found themselves […]

  • Greg Prom

    Primacy of conscience is a good guide only if that conscience has been properly formed. I cannot understand how any Catholic can vote for someone who says it is OK to destroy God’s created children, usually for selfish reasons. God is pro-life. I will vote accordingly. I certainly wouldn’t vote for Obama who, according to his voting record, is also in favor of infanticide if a baby survives an abortion.