When professor Doug Kmiec asked and answered the question in 2008 about whether Catholics could vote for Barack Obama he didn’t manage to convince a single soul. I mean that no one changed their vote based on his book. But he did demonstrate how hard one had to suspend disbelief in order to vote for for then-Senator Obama.
Kmiec quoted Pope Benedict on page 78 of Can a Catholic Support Him?: Ask... More
He’s taking a hit.
According to the latest Pew poll, the president is down eight percentage points with Catholics.
As he should be. Among other things, the HHS Mandate affects the Catholic business owner, as much as a cardinal with charge of a chancery building or a religious sister working at a Catholic school. (A point the bishops have been clarifying in point out.)
According to the poll, Mi... More