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  • Sister Simone Campbell (right), executive director of Network, talks with Sister Lorraine Schmaltz of Ames, Iowa, on Monday, the first day of a nine-state tour protesting proposed federal budget cuts. (Associated Press)

    Nuns' bus tour highlights clash with bishops over their activism

    A group of Roman Catholic nuns began a nine-state bus tour protesting proposed federal budget cuts Monday, saying they weren't trying to flout recent Vatican criticisms of socially active nuns but felt called to show how Republican policies are affecting low-income families.

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