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Response to trotsky (Reply #14)

Thu Sep 1, 2016, 03:58 PM

16. The majority of Catholics reject the Church's views on reproductive issues.

Catholics are just as likely to use birth control or have an abortion as are non-Catholics.

And Trump is trailing Clinton even among white Catholics, who preferred Romney over Obama. Your Pew survey was conducted in mid-June. White Catholics have swung away from Trump since that horrendous convention.

The real movement here is among white Catholics. While Romney won them by 19 points -- 59-40 -- Trump currently trails among them by three points, 44-41. And given Latinos are about one-third of U.S. Catholics -- and even fewer when it comes to Catholic voters -- it becomes clear that this shift is not about Trump's Hispanic problem, but his Catholic problem, writ large.




https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/the-fix/wp/2016/08/28/donald-trump-has-a-massive-catholic-problem/?hpid=hp_hp-more-top-stories_fix-catholics-825am%3Ahomepage%2Fstory

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