Political Rifts Over Abortion Have Grown Among Catholics

Krissah Williams Thompson and Jacqueline L. Salmon write in Sunday’s Washington Post:

In the final trek to Election Day, [abortion] is a debate making its way to the center of the presidential contest in states such as Pennsylvania, Ohio and Michigan, home to large and influential Catholic populations. It is a debate McCain appears to be winning. The latest Washington Post-ABC News poll shows Catholics supporting McCain by 54 to 41 percent — a significantly wider margin than a month earlier. But white Catholics are also more apt than other voters to say they could change their minds or remain uncommitted before Election Day, making them a target for both campaigns.

Full article: Among Catholics, Political Rifts Over Abortion Have Grown – washingtonpost.com

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