By Joan Frawley Desmond

Tom Williams
Sen. Dick Durbin, D-Illinois, chairman of the Senate Judiciary Committee, leads a committee hearing to examine Texas’ abortion law Sept. 29 on Capitol Hill in Washington, D.C.

Sen. Durbin complains that his pro-abortion voting record has kept him from receiving Communion in his home diocese, and a Catholic priest and journalist offers a sympathetic ear.

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