Joshua Mercer

June 17, 2019

LOOP: Conference ousts pro-life speaker

PRO-LIFER DISINVITED  Rep. Will Hurd, R-TX, is a former undercover CIA officer with an impressive background in cybersecurity. But he was disinvited from a cybersecurity conference in
June 14, 2019

LOOP: Bishops pass three more reforms

BISHOPS MEET  The U.S. bishops passed three more measures to respond to the sex abuse crisis. One reform detailed the authority of a diocesan bishop to curtail
June 13, 2019

LOOP: New system approved for reporting bishops

BISHOPS PASS REFORMS  The U.S. bishops overwhelmingly voted to approve a third-party reporting mechanism for bishops accused of abuse. The new system will allow victims to report
June 12, 2019

LOOP: ACLU sues to end Trump conscience rule

CONSCIENCE RULE IN COURT  Planned Parenthood and the ACLU have filed a lawsuit against the Trump administration over a federal rule which prevents health care workers from
June 11, 2019

LOOP: Vatican rejects gender theory

VATICAN REAFFIRMS MALE & FEMALE  A new Vatican document condemns gender theory as a “cultural and ideological revolution.” The document is titled “Male and Female He Created
June 10, 2019

LOOP: Trump reaches deal with Mexico

U.S.-MEXICO AGREEMENT  President Trump said Friday that the United States has reached a deal with Mexico and that he “indefinitely suspended” tariffs which were set to begin
June 7, 2019

LOOP: Biden calls for taxpayer funding of abortion

BIDEN REVERSES ON ABORTION FUNDING Former Vice President Joe Biden reversed his long-standing position on taxpayer funding of abortion. During the DNC gala in Atlanta, Biden said:
June 6, 2019

LOOP: Trump administration ends fetal tissue research

FETAL TISSUE RESEARCH The Trump administration ended a contract that supplies fetal tissue for research. The FDA will no longer obtain the tissue from unborn children at
June 5, 2019

LOOP: Lawmakers worry about trade war with Mexico

GOP SENATE VS. TRUMP? Sen. Rob Portman, R-OH, predicted that Congress will try to vote down President Trump’s tariffs on Mexico, if the 5% tariffs go into