W.H. Chief of Staff: Obama Is the Most Catholic President in History

‘I mean that by capital “C” Catholic’

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MCDONOUGH: "Look, I say to him, Axe, and I think I've said this to him in your presence, and I've said this publicly before, I think this is the — our most Catholic of presidents. And I mean that by capital C Catholic, in what I see and what he does every day. No, it’s not to say that he’s — does everything entirely consistent with Catholic teaching, that’s not the idea. But I think, in fact his view of the person and his view of our role, and the view of us as adding to the common good, I think is an undeniably Catholic set of premises, and -- and that’s why I -- I say that to him a lot.”

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