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Catholic University of America Cuts Ties With Pro-Abortion Group

The Catholic University of America’s school of social work is reportedly cutting ties with a group due to its advocacy of abortion.

Will Rainford, who became Dean of the National Catholic School of Social Service (NCSSS) in June of this year, recently announced in an email to students that he was ending relations with the National Association of Social Workers (NASW) because of its position that social workers should support access to abortions for clients, according to the Chronicle of Social Change.

Classy: AFT leader Randi Weingarten cuts off 9-year-old kid at March on Washington

Randi Weingarten: For the Children™!

Jesse Jackson was far from the only March on Washington speaker to be silenced at the March on Washington on Saturday. The American Federation of Teachers president trotted out budding labor activist Asean Johnson, 9, as a prop …

President’s sequester cuts hit Head Start; Citizens OK with that

We haven’t heard much about those apocalyptic sequester cuts during the president’s most recent vacation, but with school starting again, Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius wants America to know that the cuts (which were the president’s idea) have cost 57,000 children a place in Head Start.

At Naval Academy graduation, Obama vows to fight ‘foolish’ sequester cuts (that his admin came up with)

A commencement address at the Naval Academy? Perfect time for President Obama to play sequester politics, huh?

Give it up already. The sequester? You built that, President Obama.

Apocalypse soon: Democrats ramp up scare campaign over sequestration cuts

It’s a vast oversimplification, but it works. The sequestration cuts scheduled to take effect next week were split down the middle between defense and non-defense spending to motivate both Democrats and Republicans to find alternative spending cuts. The GOP certainly wouldn’t allow defense programs to be cut, would it? Social programs, sure. Just perform a quick Google search of “sequestration cuts” and you’ll find headlines like “11 Drastic Sequester Cuts Threatening Average Americans” and “‘Meat Cleaver’ Sequestration Cuts to Hit Teachers, FBI Agents.”

Jay Carney enlists Buzzfeed, Justin Amash in effort to pin sequestration cuts on GOP

As Twitchy has reported, White House Press Secretary Jay Carney is trying to do the heavy lifting of pinning on the House GOP the looming sequestration spending cuts and any pain they bring, despite the fact that the sequester was President Obama’s idea. NPR did its best to help Carney with his cause, and today Carney got an assist from Rep. Justin Amash (R-Mich.) and Buzzfeed.

After voting for crap sandwich, Sen. Pat Roberts vows to fight for spending cuts

OK then. Good luck with that.