REFLECTION: Choosing a presidential candidate

by Fr. John S. Rausch, Pax Christi USA Teacher of Peace (This article originally appeared in a Peaceweavings in 2004.) When George Ryan ran for governor of Illinois in 1998, he brought to the gubernatorial race impeccable credentials as a Midwestern conservative. A Republican pharmacist from Kankakee, he joined the Illinois legislature in 1970 as a law and order candidate. Later, he … Continue reading REFLECTION: Choosing a presidential candidate