New York

Mixed Martial Arts? Should New York State authorize it?

Below is our legislative memo opposing a bill to license "ultimate fighting" events in New York State. Do you agree...
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Archbishop Dolan's homily from the Catholics at the Capitol day in Albany March 8



Archbishop Dolan 2011 Public Policy Day homily
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New York Archbishop Timothy M. Dolan preaches at the opening Mass for the New York State Catholic Conference's 2011 Catholics at the Capitol Public Policy Day, at the Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception in Albany, NY.
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Cuomo's budget unfair to Catholic schools

Click the link below to tell your legislators to treat Catholic schools fairly in the state budget. It just takes a minute. Support Catholic education. Take action now!


New York State Catholic Conference - The Official Public Policy Voice of the Catholic Conference of.
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Cuomo's budget unfair to Catholic schools
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Medicaid reform for New York from a Catholic perspective.

Statement of Core Principles Regarding Medicaid Reform
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The New York State Catholic Conference offers a statement of principles for redesigning and reforming the Medicaid system in New York State.
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Catholics at the Capitol

Catholics at the Capitol, the NYS Catholic Conference's annual public policy forum in Albany, will be held on Tuesday, March 8, at the Capitol complex. Join the Bishops of New York State and 1,000 fellow Catholics to lobby on various important issues (to be announced shortly). Online registration will open soon. Keep watching our updates and mark your calendar!
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Cuomo Calls for Redefining Marriage

Gov. Cuomo's state of the state address called for redefining the historic definition of marriage in New York State. The prepared text also included a paragraph calling for passage of the radical abortion bill first championed by Eliot Spitzer. The Catholic Conference will be vigorously opposing both of these proposals in the coming months.
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NYS Catholic Conference mourns the passing of retired Queens Assembly Member Denis Butler

The NYS Catholic Conference mourns the passing of retired Queens Assembly Member Denis Butler, a devout Catholic, a stalwart defender of the unborn and a principled legislator. Eternal rest grant unto him, O Lord, and let perpetual light shine upon him. May he rest in peace. Amen.
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