Drinan, First Catholic Priest to Vote in Congress, Dies

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c. 2007 Religion News Service WASHINGTON _ The Rev. Robert F. Drinan, the first Roman Catholic priest to serve as a voting member of the U.S. Congress, died Sunday (Jan. 28) in a Washington hospital. He was 86. Drinan represented Massachusetts as a Democrat for a decade starting in 1971. He suffered congestive heart failure […]

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