Tag: Andrew Cuomo

Gov. Cuomo pledges ‘full support’ for public statue of Mother Cabrini

Gov. Cuomo pledges ‘full support’ for public statue of Mother Cabrini

| October 17, 2019 | 0 Comments

New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo has announced the formation of a “state commission” to work with the Columbus Citizens Foundation and the Diocese of Brooklyn, among others, to fund creation of a statue of St. Frances Xavier Cabrini and find a site for it.

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N.Y. bishops support law requiring public school abuse-prevention classes

N.Y. bishops support law requiring public school abuse-prevention classes

| Mike Matvey | September 3, 2019 | 0 Comments

New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo signed legislation that requires public schools to teach classes about child sexual abuse prevention to students in kindergarten through eighth grade.

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Cardinal Dolan criticizes Cuomo for ‘stinging criticism’ of church

Cardinal Dolan criticizes Cuomo for ‘stinging criticism’ of church

| January 30, 2019 | 0 Comments

New York Cardinal Timothy M. Dolan in a Sirius XM broadcast Jan. 29 criticized Gov. Andrew Cuomo for his “stinging criticism of the Catholic Church” in singling out Catholics over the crisis surrounding the sexual abuse of minors.”

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Some call for N.Y. governor to be excommunicated for supporting abortion

Some call for N.Y. governor to be excommunicated for supporting abortion

| January 28, 2019 | 0 Comments

Since Gov. Andrew Cuomo signed New York’s new expansive abortion measure into law Jan. 22, the anniversary of Roe v. Wade, some Catholics have called for the governor, who is Catholic, to be excommunicated.

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Pro-lifers: N.Y. abortion bill could one day make being pro-life ‘a crime’

Pro-lifers: N.Y. abortion bill could one day make being pro-life ‘a crime’

| Emily Benson | January 15, 2019 | 0 Comments

Officials at the New York State Catholic Conference are calling the Reproductive Health Act “worse than we thought it would be.”

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