Archbishop criticizes senator as abortion debate escalates


The debate over a constitutional amendment on abortion took a new turn as Archbishop Joseph Naumann admonished a state senator for why she voted against the measure.

Naumann, the archbishop of the Archdiocese of Kansas City in Kansas, wrote a lengthy piece that was published Friday in The Leaven, the official newspaper of the archdiocese.

Naumann took aim at Democratic state Sen. Pat Pettey's explanation of vote on Jan. 29 when the Senate SSJ

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