Originally Posted by freelight
Continuing from my first post here,
All should know they do NOT have to vote for the candidates in the 2 main parties, since there are 3rd party candidates available, and others. If Trump has hit an all-time low, or Hilary doesn't float your boat,.....I'd recommend considering Green Party candidate Jill Stein and Amaju Baraka. As she says, the people ought to be free to not only vote, but to know who they can vote for, all potential and qualified candidates so the people can choose.
I want to begin by expressing my condolences for the families of Alton Sterling and Philando Castile. As I said in the statement that I posted on Facebook, we have seen tragedies like this too many times.
The Justice Department, I know, has opened a civil rights investigation in Baton Rouge. The governor of Minnesota, I understand, is calling for an investigation there as well.
As is my practice, given my institutional role, I canít comment on the specific facts of each
Happy to hear the bishops are objecting to the part of the health care plan that requires a one size fits all plan. It will force Catholic institutions to provide contraceptives that violate the teachings of the Catholic Church. We need the bishops to speak out on this but where they when all this got started? They were all for health care for everyone and they thought they could control what was in it even though the Democratic support for abortion is no secret to anyone. What did they expect?
Updated September 19th, 2015 at 08:58 AM by chrysostom
but it is still important that you vote
the democrats are still killing babies
the only way to correct that is to vote republican
Updated October 1st, 2013 at 09:43 AM by chrysostom