Joshua Mercer

April 11, 2018

LOOP: Facebook faces heat from Capitol Hill

      WEDNESDAY, APRIL 11 FACEBOOK GRILLED  Sen. Ted Cruz, R-TX, brought the heat to Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerburg at Senate hearings over Facebook’s business
April 9, 2018

LOOP: Airstrikes hit Syria after deadly chemical attack

    MONDAY, APRIL 9 – SOLEMNITY OF THE ANNUNCIATION OF THE LORD AIRSTRIKES IN SYRIA  Airstrikes hit a military airport in Homs, Syria, late Sunday
April 9, 2018

LOOP: FBI raids office of Trump’s longtime lawyer

    TUESDAY, APRIL 10 FBI RAID  Federal agents raided the home, office, and hotel of President Trump’s personal attorney Michael Cohen. The agents reportedly sought
April 6, 2018

LOOP: China and U.S. levy tariffs on each other

    FRIDAY, APRIL 6 – EASTER FRIDAY TRADE WAR BREWING?  President Trump ordered his administration to consider $100 billion in additional tariffs against Chinese imports. On
April 5, 2018

LOOP: Facebook apologizes for blocking Jesus ad

    THURSDAY, APRIL 5 – EASTER THURSDAY STATES GET MORE PRO-LIFE  The Missouri House passed a ban on abortions after 20 weeks, when overwhelming evidence suggests
April 4, 2018

LOOP: Trump considers deploying troops to border

    WEDNESDAY, APRIL 4 – EASTER WEDNESDAY DON’T ASK?  New York’s attorney general joins the fray and filed a multi-state federal lawsuit to block the Trump
April 3, 2018

LOOP: The fight over the HHS mandate is over

    TUESDAY, APRIL 3 HHS MANDATE IS FINALLY DEAD   Amen! Judge David Russell of the U.S. District Court for Western Oklahoma permanently enjoined the federal
March 30, 2018

LOOP: Vatican distances itself from claims in Papal interview

    FRIDAY, MARCH 30 – GOOD FRIDAY EDITOR’S NOTE   In observance of Good Friday, today’s Loop is shortened. Have a Blessed Triduum. PAPAL INTERVIEW CONFUSION 
March 29, 2018

LOOP: Trump replaces another member of his Cabinet

    THURSDAY, MARCH 29 – HOLY THURSDAY ANOTHER CABINET OFFICIAL OUT   Secretary of Veterans Affairs David Shulkin has resigned. President Trump has nominated Admiral Ronny