Joshua Mercer

February 27, 2017

CV LOOP: No entitlement cuts in Trump budget

BUDGET // Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said that Trump’s first budget proposal will spare Social Security and Medicare from any cuts. http://cvote.it/2mu5Aep HEALTH CARE // A draft Republican bill to repeal
February 24, 2017

CV LOOP: Pence reaffirms call to ‘repeal and replace Obamacare’

HEALTH CARE // Retired House Speaker John Boehner says that Republicans on Capitol Hill are getting cold feet and that repeal and replace of Obamacare is “not
February 23, 2017

CV LOOP: Trump repeals ‘gender identity’ school order

LGBT // President Trump repealed Obama’s ‘gender identity’ for schools, saying that Obama’s mandate did not show “due regard for the primary role of the states and
February 22, 2017

CV LOOP: Trump to spare ‘dreamers’ from deportation

IMMIGRATION // The Trump administration plans to consider almost all illegal immigrants subject to deportation, but he will leave Obama’s protections in place for immigrants known
February 21, 2017

CV LOOP: San Diego bishop claims: ‘this economy kills’

BISHOP // San Diego Bishop Robert McElroy gave a very political speech that sounded like something from Bernie Sanders. The bishop called on Catholics to protest Trump: “We must
February 20, 2017

CV LOOP: Firestorm erupts over conservative conference invite

HOLIDAY // George Washington exhibited a character and virtue that deserved to be honored in every age. Why we should celebrate Washington’s Birthday, not “Presidents Day.” http://cvote.it/2l9OgwF CONTROVERSY // Hours after
February 17, 2017

CV LOOP: House votes to reverse Obama’s Planned Parenthood rule

WHITE HOUSE // Reporters went crazy over President Trump’s roller coaster press conference. But, what they don’t understand is that the presser played very differently with Trump’s supporters. “Far
February 16, 2017

Price is Right

This is huge news for the Little Sisters of the Poor. The Senate voted last week 52-47 to confirm Dr. Tom Price as the new HHS
February 16, 2017

CV LOOP: Trump’s pick for labor secretary withdraws

ABORTION // House votes today on overturning Obama’s mandate forcing states to fund Planned Parenthood. Obama’s HHS regulation blocking states from defunding Planned Parenthood from federal Title X family planning