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Catherine Baker Knoll, RIP

Pennsylvania's lieutenant governor, Catherine Baker Knoll, died, Nov. 12. I met her four years ago when she attended my church's centennial celebration. I recall her saying that she had received invitations to ten events that day, but she wanted to come and celebrate with her friends in Roscoe.

Catherine Baker Knoll, Lt. Gov. of Pennsylvania, with Fr. George Moneck
Lt. Gov. Catherine Baker Knoll with Fr. George Moneck, May 1, 2004

CBK was a quixotic character, to say the least, and an unfortunately rare species of politician: a pro-life Democrat.

Requiescat in pace.

Lane Core Jr. CIW P — Fri. 11/14/08 08:07:31 AM
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