Paul Ryan, who claims to be a Catholic, doesn’t seem to be so popular among Catholics themselves. The House Speaker got challenged by Sister Erica Jordan, who called him out on the GOP’s attack on the middle and lower class.
“I know that you’re Catholic, as am I, and it seems to me that most of the Republicans in the Congress are not willing to stand with the poor and working class as evidenced in the recent debates on health care and the anticipated tax reform,” Jordan said. “So, I’d like to ask you: how do you see yourself upholding the church’s social teaching that has the idea that God is always on the side of the poor and dispossessed as should we be?”
Ryan’s response was quite unsettling. Take a look at the discussion below: