Watchdog group accuses Catholic bishops of campaigning for Romney, asks IRS to investigate

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(RNS) A public watchdog group is charging the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops with openly politicking on behalf of Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney and wants the Internal Revenue Service to explore revoking the hierarchy’s tax-exempt status. By David Gibson.

  • Nona

    As a Catholic;I was astounded at the weekly perserverance of the Church to make me vote for Romney. They read weekly bulletins from the Bishop about how to vote..I have never felt so mentally intimidated by a religious body. I love being a Catholic,but found this totally wrong..