Joshua Mercer

January 24, 2017

CV LOOP: Trump restores pro-life policy in foreign aid

FOREIGN POLICY // President Trump signed an executive order reinstating President Reagan’s pro-life ‘Mexico City’ policy, which prohibits U.S. foreign aid from going to organizations that commit abortions.
January 23, 2017

CV LOOP: President Trump’s order guts Obamacare

HEALTHCARE // President Trump signed an executive order directing federal agencies to focus on minimizing the damaging effects of the law. This article explains what the new order will do. http://cvote.it/2jedIAp HEALTH
January 20, 2017

CV LOOP: Trump starts Inauguration day at “Church of the Presidents”

INAUGURATION // Trump, Pence, their Cabinet nominees and their families and friends will attending a church service at St. John’s Episcopal Church, known as “the Church of the
January 19, 2017

CV LOOP: TV star wants to be Trump of the North

EDITOR’S NOTE // Due to DNS failure on several email service providers, some of you may not have received the Loop since Jan 12. This issue is
January 18, 2017

CV LOOP: Obama issues two controversial clemencies

CRIME // President Obama commutes the sentence of Bradley “Chelsea” Manning, the Army soldier who stole sensitive U.S. documents and provided them to Wikileaks. In 2011, Obama said
January 16, 2017

CV LOOP: GOP divided on how to replace Obamacare

HEALTH CARE // Congressional Republicans and the Trump transition team are at odds about an Obamacare replacement plan. Trump’s health secretary nominee Tom Price has a plan which
January 16, 2017

CV LOOP: Trump vows healthcare ‘for everybody’

TRUMPCARE? // President-elect Donald Trump vows universal healthcare in Obamacare replacement plan. “We’re going to have insurance for everybody,” Trump told the Washington Post. “There was a philosophy in some
January 13, 2017

CV LOOP: Speaker: Fund federal community health centers, not Planned Parenthood

PP SCANDAL // At a CNN town hall, Speaker Paul Ryan was asked about funding for Planned Parenthood. He replied: “We don’t want to commit taxpayer funding for
January 12, 2017

CV LOOP: Senate passes first stage of Obamacare repeal

OBAMACARE // The Republican-led Senate passed a budget resolution 51-48, clearing the first major hurdle to repealing Obamacare. The Senate HELP (Health, Education, Labor and Pensions) Committee and