Bush Pledges Veto on Law Banning Job Discrimination based on “Sexual Orientation”

By John-Henry Westen   WASHINGTON, DC, October 23, 2007 (LifeSiteNews.com) – The Executive Office of the President gave notice today that President George Bush would likely veto the controversial Employment Non-Discrimination Act (ENDA) should it be approved in Congress this week.   ENDA, H.R. 3685 would extend existing employment-discrimination provisions of Federal law, including those in Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, to establish “a comprehensive Federal prohibition of employment discrimination on the basis of sexual orientation.” The Executive Office stated, “The bill raises concerns on constitutional and policy grounds, and if H.R. 3685 were presented to […]
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Louisiana Elects Young, Strongly Pro-Life Governor

By Meg Jalsevac BATON ROUGE, October 23, 2007 (LifeSiteNews.com) – The voters of Louisiana, known to be one of the most pro-life states in the entire nation, have affirmed that status by electing a staunchly pro-life, Catholic family man to be their next governor.  On October 20, Republican Bobby Jindal, surviving especially vicious attacks against his candidacy, became only the second South Asian descent American ever elected as governor of an American state. He will assume office in January.   At the young age of 36, Jindal has an extensive public service record having served in multiple leadership positions and […]
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* Disclaimer: The linked items below or the websites at which they are located do not necessarily represent the views of LifeSiteNews.com. They are presented only for your information.   Comatose Mesa man walks out of hospital – Wife had pulled his feeding tube after a weekhttps://www.azcentral.com/12news/news/articles/jesseramirezwalks10192007-CR.html   Chilean government fines pharmacies millions for not selling abortion pillhttps://www.catholicnewsagency.com/new.php?n=10763   FOX Documentary said to expose the reality of abortion will air at 9 p.m. ET Saturdayhttps://www.citizenlink.org/content/A000005758.cfm   Abortion Business Death Raises Questionshttps://ncregister.com/site/article/6336/   Parsing Abortion Statistics and the Lawhttps://www.firstthings.com/onthesquare/?p=875   Of Cybrids, Hybrids, & Chimeras – Learning from the U.K. battle […]
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Christian Investment Funds Found Contributing to Abortion/Pornography Companies

By Meg Jalsevac   SPOKANE, October 22, 2007, (LifeSiteNews.com) – According to a recent press release from the ChristianNewsWire, the individual Christian investing funds that serve as the financial vehicles for the United States Conference of Catholic Bishops (USCCB) and the Southern Baptist Conference (SBC) have reported investment involvement that directly contradict the Christian investment policies they portray to the public.   The idea of responsible Christian investment is one that is becoming more popular according to a Financial-Research.com article.  The article, provided by the similarly focused Ave Maria Mutual Funds, explains that popularity is increasing as “60 million Catholics […]
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Kaczynski Brothers’ Law and Justice Party Ousted in Polish Elections

By Hilary White   WARSAW, October 22, 2007 (LifeSiteNews.com) – This weekend’s Polish elections have resulted in the ousting of the Law and Justice party headed by Prime Minister Jaroslaw Kaczynski. The Parliamentary elections have left the Civic Platform party (Platforma Obywatelska or PO) with over 41% of the vote and 205 seats in the 460-seat Sejm lower house. The results place the party in a minority position to form a coalition government with Polish People’s Party, described as “centrist” by the BBC.   The head of the PO, Donald Franciszek Tusk, is expected to become the new Prime Minister and take […]
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