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Catholic Voters Strongly Support Legal Abortion Access

By Amanda Peterson Beadle  

"Catholic Voters Strongly Support Legal Abortion Access"


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Paul Ryan used his Catholic faith during last night’s vice presidential debate to justify his opposition to abortion, but a new poll of Catholic voters shows that they are more concerned about education and jobs than restricting abortion care. According to the Catholics for Choice survey, almost two-thirds of Catholic voters support legal abortion access, and 70 percent disagree with bishops who deny communion to parishioners who support legal abortion:

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