Kathleen Sebelius's Abortion Stance: the Catholic Angle

Would the governor's potential appointment to lead HHS be less controversial if she weren't Catholic?

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By Dan Gilgoff, God & Country

The Brody File says the White House is weighing the controversy over Kansas Gov. Kathleen Sebelius's ties to embattled abortion provider George Tiller in deciding whether to appoint her to lead the Department of Health and Human Services. I wonder how much (if it all) this controversy is exacerbated by Sebelius's Catholicism and her falling out with her own bishop over her support for abortion rights. If Sebelius were a pro-choice, mainline Protestant, would she be less of a lightning rod for pro-lifers?

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