Flynn foes

Fenyvesi, Charles
May 1993
U.S. News & World Report;5/3/93, Vol. 114 Issue 17, p22
States liberal Catholics and allied supporters of abortion rights are mobilizing to oppose the nomination of Boston Mayor Ray Flynn as US ambassador to the Vatican. Flynn's conservative views as mirroring Pope John Paul II's; Hearings for mid-June.


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