Governor Andrew Cuomo announced in a radio interview April 9 that he is in favor of “medical aid in dying,” aka physician-assisted suicide, and said he would sign a bill authorizing it. According to the New York State Catholic Conference, the governor had never indicated a position on this before, so his support is noteworthy and very troubling.

The Conference has created a link on its website containing numerous resources for Catholics in opposing the legislation, including an action alert, bulletin inserts and more. It can be found at: