Acton Institute President to Appear on Fox News, CNN


Acton Institute, August 8. Grand Rapids, MI - Between 5:00 and 6:00 EST today, Acton Institute president Father Robert Sirico will be featured on CNN's "Inside Politics." Also, at 9:00 and 11:00 EST, Father Sirico will appear on Fox News Channel's "The O'Reilly Factor. "

Father Sirico will provide his views on President Bush's decision regarding federal funding of fetal stem cell research.

For Father Sirico's recent Wall Street Journal editorial articulating his position on the use of fetal stem cells in research, see http://opinionjournal.com/extra/?id=95000820 .

About the Acton Institute
With its commitment to pursue a society that is free and virtuous, the Acton Institute for the Study of Religion and Liberty is a leading voice in the national environmental and social policy debate. The Acton Institute is uniquely positioned to comment on the sound economic and moral foundations necessary to sustain humane environmental and social policies.

The Acton Institute is a nonprofit, ecumenical think tank located in Grand Rapids, Michigan. The Institute works internationally to "promote a free and virtuous society characterized by individual liberty and sustained by religious principles." For more on the Acton Institute, please visit www.acton.org.

Interviews with Institute staff may be arranged by contacting John Couretas at (616) 454-3080 or at jcouretas@acton.org.