Joshua Mercer

April 20, 2017

CV LOOP: Supreme Court hears religious liberty case

SUPREME COURT // NBC’s Supreme Court analyst says that “a clear majority” of the U.S. Supreme Court seemed inclined to rule in favor of a Missouri Lutheran
April 19, 2017

LOOP: GOP avoids defeat in Georgia

SPECIAL ELECTION // Democrat Jon Ossoff did better than expected but was unable to clear 50% and win the special election in Georgia last night. A runoff between
April 18, 2017

CV LOOP: All eyes on Georgia special election

SPECIAL ELECTION // All eyes in the political world will be watching today’s special election in the Atlanta suburbs. The election could be an early barometer on how
April 13, 2017

CV LOOP: Trump: NATO is ‘no longer obsolete’

EDITOR’S NOTE // In observance of the Triduum, we will not be publishing the Loop on either Good Friday or Easter Monday. The Loop will return on
April 12, 2017

CV LOOP: GOP wins close race in ‘safe’ district

SYRIA // “We’re not going into Syria,” President Trump tells Michael Goodwin of the New York Post. “Our policy is the same — it hasn’t changed. We’re not
April 11, 2017

CV LOOP: Alabama governor resigns

SUPREME COURT // As Gorsuch was sworn in by Justice Kennedy, President Trump heaped tons of praise on Justice Kennedy, seemingly trying to coax the Justice into retirement. http://cvote.it/2oleAFK AIRLINE // A
April 10, 2017

CV LOOP: Gorsuch to be sworn in today

SUPREME COURT // The Senate confirmed Neil Gorsuch on a 54-45 vote on Friday. And he will likely have a big and immediate impact on several cases —
April 7, 2017

CV LOOP: U.S. launches airstrikes against Syria

SUPREME COURT // Senate Republicans defied Democrats and delivered a big win for President Trump, by voting to change Senate precedent in order to allow the confirmation of
April 6, 2017

CV LOOP: Senate to vote today on ‘nuclear option’

SUPREME COURT // Bipartisan negotiations involving as many as 10 senators hoping to avoid a floor blowup over the Senate rules and Supreme Court nominee Neil Gorsuch have