July 25, 2013

Nuns on the Bus push Congress to pass immigration reform

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House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (right) said the nuns’ principles mirror the priorities of House Democrats, who largely support an immigration bill that passed the Senate. Sister Simone Campbell (left) looks on. RNS photo by Corrie Mitchell

House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (right) said the nuns’ principles mirror the priorities of House Democrats, who largely support an immigration bill that passed the Senate. Sister Simone Campbell (left) looks on. RNS photo by Corrie Mitchell

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WASHINGTON (RNS) The nuns have teamed up with the bishops and have their eyes set on the 61 GOP Catholic House members. More specifically, they are pinpointing lawmakers from Florida, Texas and California.

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  • Sharae

    If I leave the Catholic Church, and I am very close to doing that, it will be because of activists like this who don’t have a clue about what it’s like to grow up in a ghetto and to wanting to get OUT – which is not through government poverty programs designed to keep people in the ghetto, albeit slightly more comfortably than before; it’s through working your way OUT. There is nothing remotely Christian about enslaving people but that’s what they’re encouraging;.