May 6, 2013 in The Daily Republic
A 15-year-old can’t get Tylenol at school without parental permission, but we have no hesitation about children taking a far more serious drug without oversight?
July 19, 2012 in The Daily Republic
The Church today, indeed our country today, is facing a threat to the free exercise of religion and the sanctity of religious conscience by which we live out what we believe. Long protected in law and ever present in our hearts from the moment of our conception, we are being told we must condone and even pay for what we know is morally wrong or face government penalties. Continue Reading
April 28, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald
The Obama administration’s mandate to force the Catholic Church and other organized religions to provide coverage for contraception, sterilization and abortion is wrong and an intrusion into Americans’ religious beliefs.
It should be struck down as unconstitutional. Continue Reading
March 10, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald
today’s liberal feminists have nothing more to fight for other than promiscuous sex and abortion. How sad. Maybe they are victims here after all the slaves of a bygone time, unable to see the freedom right in front of their eyes; a state that is of their own doing. Continue Reading
March 8, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald
Take a look at the viral proliferation of pornography since the onset of the sexual revolution, and you will see just one of many examples of how rampant the degradation of women has become. Continue Reading
March 6, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald
Conflicts over gay marriage, transvaginal ultrasounds, Planned Parenthood funding and insurance coverage for birth control are not isolated events.
Rather, they are the latest expression of a 40-year-old shadow movement that has played an important role in fueling America’s political dysfunction. Continue Reading
March 3, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald
President Barack Obama is casting the contraception controversy as an issue of women’s rights, not religious freedom, seizing on what backers see as a political gift from Rush Limbaugh to firm up support from women and young voters, groups essential to his re-election hopes. Continue Reading
March 1, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald
A Republican effort to roll back President Barack Obama’s contraception insurance coverage policy hung on a handful of Senate centrists today after some voiced concern it would grant employers too much say in their workers’ health care. Others questioned whether raising the issue again was a wise decision in an election year dominated by economic issues. Continue Reading
March 1, 2012 in The Daily Republic
Knowing that contraception has come up in a number of close Senate contests, Democrats plan to push GOP candidates on whether they support an amendment put forward by Sen. Roy Blunt, R-Mo., that would allow insurers and employers to deny coverage of health services they find morally objectionable. Continue Reading