"They not only told me one thing, and did another, they decided to include a gay group that is neither Catholic nor Irish while stiffing pro-life Catholics," Donohue said Sept. 11. "This is as stunning as it is indefensible."
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"The fault is mine. I was unaware of that conversation at the time of the announcement," he said. "I apologize if that caused confusion."