The Corner

A Papal Remark the Left Can Embrace!

Harry Reid in a press conference today:

As the pope has said, it’s a slaughter.  Those are not Harry Reid ‘s words or Jack Reed’s words or some Democratic operative.  They are the pope.  The spiritual leader of more than a million people says to everyone that’s listening to his voice and he is — he presides over more than a billion people, and many more have great respect for him.  And he is saying there’s a slaughter in Iraq.  Those are his words.  And nothing good is coming from Iraq.

The president should understand that it’s not just the Democratic Congress that is crying out for a change in direction.  It’s the pope.

I can think of some other issues I’d like the Democratic Congress to take the pope’s lead on.  

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