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Catholics Won't Go Quietly

Joseph64 Wrote: May 22, 2012 2:46 AM
I do not want my money added to any pool of funds that provides others with abortions. If someone wants an abortion, let them pay for it themselves outside of insurance without having to tap my money to do it.

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