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LETTER: Founding Fathers didn’t separate church and state

September 7, 2012 in The Daily Republic

Numerous Founding Fathers and early statesmen asserted that religious faith was the most important source of civil virtues. Continue Reading

John Roll, Grand Forks, column: Feds abuse power by forcing birth-control coverage

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