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Obama's pressure on Church: wait 'til next year

Catholic World News - February 17, 2012

Colleen Carroll Campbell traces the arguments on the Obama mandate, concludes that the "compromise" solution offered no real compromise, and issues a warning to American Catholics:

If this is how the president addresses their religious liberty concerns in an election year, just imagine how he will treat them when he no longer needs the Catholic vote.

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  • Posted by: imanxufan9901 - Feb. 18, 2012 6:31 AM ET USA

    That is why we need to make sure that this man does not get re-elected. If he does God help the Catholic Church in the USA. And God help the USA!

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