Joshua Mercer

March 15, 2018

LOOP: Politicians join students in protest over guns

  THURSDAY, MARCH 15 VATICAN PRESS FIASCO  The Associated Press noticed that a photo released by the Vatican was altered, in a way that the AP
March 14, 2018

LOOP: Special election in PA too close to call

WEDNESDAY, MARCH 14 SPECIAL ELECTION  Republicans are extremely worried about the 2018 midterm elections after a special election yesterday in Pennsylvania that is so close that
March 13, 2018

LOOP: Archbishop: LGBT event not sponsored by Church

TUESDAY, MARCH 13 CATHOLIC IDENTITY  An event at the University of Cincinnati was originally titled “Building Bridges: A Dialogue on Faith, Catholicism, and the LGBTQ Community.”
March 12, 2018

LOOP: President backs away from raising age limit on guns

GUN DEBATE  President Trump backed off his call for raising the minimum age to buy a gun, but he did pledge to help states pay for firearm
March 9, 2018

LOOP: Trump agrees to meet with North Korea

USA AND NORTH KOREA  President Trump accepts North Korean dictator Kim Jong-un’s invitation to meet and negotiate over its nuclear program. The meeting will take place within
March 8, 2018

LOOP: House GOP balks at Trump’s tariffs

GOP MEMBERS: RECONSIDER TARIFFS  107 House Republicans signed a letter to Trump on his proposed tariffs on steel and aluminum. “We support your resolve to address distortions
March 7, 2018

LOOP: Feds sue California for not complying with immigration law

CALIFORNIA VS THE FEDS  The Justice Department is suing California over its ‘sanctuary state’ policy which deliberately prevent working with federal immigration policies. “The Department of Justice and
March 6, 2018

LOOP: Trump wins in court

IMMIGRATION  A federal judge in Maryland ruled that President Trump had the right to end DACA in a win for the administration. But Trump’s immigration order remains
March 5, 2018

LOOP: Trump’s call for tariffs could spur EU retaliation

TRUMP TARIFFS  President Trump defended his proposal to impose tariffs on steel and aluminum. And when the European Union suggested that they might retaliate, Trump threatened to