Despite ‘war on Catholics,’ faculty and staff at Catholic universities gave overwhelmingly to Obama.

About ninety percent of faculty and administrators from America’s top Catholic universities who contributed to presidential campaigns in 2012 gave to President Obama, a Campus Reform investigation has revealed.

The strong support for President Obama from Catholic schools came despite Democrats’ controversial health care legislation which could force employers to provide contraception for employees even though it is explicitly forbidden under Catholic doctrine.


Editor’s note: Don’t be surprised if the stats for Catholic clergy turn out to be comparable!

In the past few years, enrollment of Muslim students has spiked, at Catholic campuses

“Because it is an overtly religious place, it’s not strange or weird to care about your religion here, to pray and make God a priority,” said Shabnan, a political science major who often covers her head with a pale beige scarf. “They have the same values we do.”

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