Joshua Mercer

May 26, 2017

LOOP: Republican wins House seat despite altercation

MONTANA ELECTION // Greg Gianforte won a special election in Montana to fill the House seat vacated when Ryan Zinke was confirmed as Secretary of the Interior. Gianforte
May 25, 2017

LOOP: No fireworks at Papal-Presidential meeting

POPE AND PRESIDENT // The meeting between the President and the Holy Father seems to have been productive, with both of them emphasizing peace and speaking about the
May 24, 2017

LOOP: Pope and President to meet today

POPE AND PRESIDENT // President Trump finally meets face-to-face- with Pope Francis today. Here’s a timeline of their history. http://cvote.it/2qiaQ5I POPE AND PRESIDENT // The media is likely to focus on
May 23, 2017

LOOP: Terrorist kills at least 19 at pop concert in England

TERRORIST ATTACK // Pray for the people of Manchester. A terrorist detonated a bomb as teenagers were leaving a concert in Manchester where pop singer Ariana Grande was
May 22, 2017

LOOP: Middle East must do more against terrorism, says Trump

CATHOLIC // At Notre Dame’s commencement, Vice President Pence blasts free speech suppression on college campuses as “noxious” and “wholly outside the American tradition.” During his speech, a few
May 19, 2017

LOOP: Notre Dame students plan walkout during Pence speech

CATHOLIC // Some Notre Dame students are planning on walking out during Vice President’s speech during commencement on Sunday. The organizers claim that they are doing the walkout
May 18, 2017

LOOP: Former FBI director to lead Russian investigation

FBI // The Justice Department announced that former FBI Director Robert Mueller will become General Counsel in charge of the investigation involving Russian influence in the election. The
May 17, 2017

LOOP: Paper alleges Trump ordered Comey to back off investigation

FBI // The New York Times ran a report that immediately sent shockwaves through DC. The paper claims that President Trump asked former FBI Director James Comey to drop
May 16, 2017

LOOP: Report claims Trump gave secret intel to Russians

TOP SECRET // The Washington Post claimed that President Trump shared classified intelligence with the Russians in a meeting at the Oval Office. But National Security Adviser H.R.