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ELISHA VALLADARES-CORMIER CATHOLIC VALUES COLUMNIST National  Dem candidate vows to repeal tax exemption for churches supporting traditional marriage  Beto O’Rourke, a former Texas congressman and a current candidate for the Democratic presidential nomination, said last week that religious institutions, including…

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ELISHA VALLADARES-CORMIER CATHOLIC VALUES COLUMNIST National  Police officers killed in Texas, New York  Two police officers were killed in the line of duty last week, one in Harris County of Texas and the other in New York City. Harris County…

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ELISHA VALLADARES-CORMIER CATHOLIC VALUES COLUMNIST National  Diocese of Rochester files for bankruptcy amid sex abuse claims  The Diocese of Rochester announced last week its plan to file for Chapter 11 bankruptcy. The leader of the upstate New York diocese, Bishop…