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Pew sees religious voters’ support for 2020 nominees mirroring past elections

Pew sees religious voters’ support for 2020 nominees mirroring past elections

| September 17, 2020 | 0 Comments

Support for Republican President Donald Trump and Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden from voters who identify as religious appears to adhere to earlier patterns, a Pew researcher told a Georgetown University panel Sept. 15.

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Brooklyn bishop reflects on ‘attack that shook foundations of our society’

Brooklyn bishop reflects on ‘attack that shook foundations of our society’

| September 11, 2020 | 0 Comments

The nation “can never forget” the 9/11 tragedy “that shook the foundations of our society and our trust in our government to protect us,” Brooklyn Bishop Nicholas DiMarzio said in his Sept. 9 column in The Tablet, the diocesan newspaper.

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Catholic speakers address Republican National Convention

Catholic speakers address Republican National Convention

| Kurt Jensen | August 26, 2020 | 0 Comments

Abby Johnson, former director of Planned Parenthood and convert to Catholicism, addressed the Republican National Convention Aug. 25 in a video message that emphasized President Donald Trump’s actions for the pro-life cause.

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Faith leaders urge president, attorney general to halt federal executions

Faith leaders urge president, attorney general to halt federal executions

| Ian Alvano | July 7, 2020 | 0 Comments

Over 1,000 religious leaders have signed a joint statement urging President Donald Trump and Attorney General William Barr to stop the executions scheduled to take place in July and August at the Federal Correctional Complex in Terre Haute, Indiana.

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Chief Justice Roberts responds to Sen. Schumer’s remarks at court rally

Chief Justice Roberts responds to Sen. Schumer’s remarks at court rally

| Carol Zimmermann | March 5, 2020 | 0 Comments

Chief Justice John Roberts, accustomed to writing in-depth opinions on court cases, penned a rare statement March 4 denouncing remarks made earlier that day by Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer, D-New York, at a rally outside the Supreme Court.

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Appeals court says Title X rule can take effect while suits proceed

Appeals court says Title X rule can take effect while suits proceed

| July 16, 2019 | 0 Comments

The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services announced July 15 it would begin implementing the Trump administration’s “Protect Life Rule” to bar Title X funds from being used for promoting or providing abortion as family planning.

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Pope applauds Trump, Kim meeting in North Korea

Pope applauds Trump, Kim meeting in North Korea

| Junno Arocho Esteves | July 1, 2019 | 0 Comments

After U.S. President Donald Trump became the first sitting president to set foot in North Korea, Pope Francis called his meeting with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un a positive step toward world peace.

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Panel: Democrats face challenges engaging faith voters

Panel: Democrats face challenges engaging faith voters

| Rhina Guidos | June 20, 2018 | 0 Comments

When Cecil Roberts was growing up in coal country in West Virginia in the 1960s, he said you could always count on seeing the images of three men on the walls of coal company houses.

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Seeds of immigration woes planted 20 years ago, says Sacramento bishop

Seeds of immigration woes planted 20 years ago, says Sacramento bishop

It’s not fair to vilify the administration of President Donald Trump for immigration woes, because the problems go back well before Trump took office, said Bishop Jaime Soto of Sacramento, California.

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Incarnation, Minneapolis parishioners observe ‘Day Without Immigrants’

Incarnation, Minneapolis parishioners observe ‘Day Without Immigrants’

| February 16, 2017 | 0 Comments

Alvarez closed her business for the day in solidarity with many immigrants around the U.S. who chose not to go work or s chool to demonstrate how much immigrants contribute to the country. The protest was organized in response to President Donald Trump’s executive orders on immigrants that banned travel from seven countries and initiated building a wall for the U.S. and Mexico border.

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Though snubbed by Women’s March, pro-life groups still participate

Though snubbed by Women’s March, pro-life groups still participate

| Rhina Guidos | January 23, 2017 | 1 Comment

Like many concerned about what Donald Trump has said about women and his various and changing positions on abortion, Destiny Herndon-De La Rosa decided she wanted to take part in the Jan. 21 Women’s March on Washington, protesting the new president on the day after his inauguration as the country’s 45th leader.

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Pope reportedly says he won’t judge Trump but will watch impact on poor

Pope reportedly says he won’t judge Trump but will watch impact on poor

| Cindy Wooden | November 11, 2016 | 1 Comment

The day before Donald Trump was elected president of the United States, Pope Francis said he would make no judgments about the candidate and was interested only in the impact his policies would have on the poor.

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