Joshua Mercer

November 30, 2018

LOOP: Diocese gets investigated, files for bankruptcy next day

  FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 30 INVESTIGATIONS CONTINUE  The Archdiocese of Sante Fe announced that it will file for bankruptcy reorganization to meet its responsibility to sex abuse victims.
November 29, 2018

LOOP: Investigators search offices of Houston archdiocese

  THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 29 SEARCH WARRANT  Investigators executed a search warrant for the chancery offices of the Archdiocese of Galveston-Houston. The district attorney’s office said the search
November 28, 2018

LOOP: Trump threatens to cut subsidies to GM

  WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 28 TRUMP VS. GM  President Trump threatened to cut off subsidies to General Motors in response to the company’s decision to cut up to
November 27, 2018

LOOP: Final senate race up in Mississippi

  TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 27 MISSISSIPPI SPECIAL ELECTION  It’s election day, part two, in Mississippi.  President Trump rallies for Sen. Cindy Hyde-Smith, who is favored to win. Her
November 26, 2018

LOOP: Mexico deports migrants who tried to enter U.S. illegally

  MONDAY, NOVEMBER 26 MEXICO DEPORTS 500 MIGRANTS   Several hundred migrants who stormed the California border will be deported by the Mexican government for attempting to cross
November 21, 2018

LOOP: Judge blocks Mississippi’s abortion ban

  WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 21 EDITOR’S NOTE:  There will be no Loop on Thanksgiving Day and the following Friday. We will see you again Monday morning. Have
November 20, 2018

LOOP: 16 Democrats say they won’t vote for Pelosi

  TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 20 PELOSI IN TROUBLE?   Nancy Pelosi’s bid to regain the Speaker’s gavel hit a bump as 16 Democrats wrote a letter promising not to
November 19, 2018

LOOP: Democrat concedes Senate race in Florida

  MONDAY, NOVEMBER 19 GOP WINS FLORIDA   Sen. Bill Nelson, D-FL, conceded defeat to Gov. Rick Scott, R-FL, in the Senate race. After a manual recount, Scott
November 16, 2018

LOOP: Class action lawsuit filed against U.S. bishops

  FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 16 CLASS ACTION SUIT   Six men who claim they were sexually abused have filed a class-action lawsuit against the U.S. bishops’ conference and the