Election 2016

February 6, 2016

Which Candidate Listens to Pro-Life Leaders?

This week’s Republican presidential race showed three kinds of pro-life candidates: Regular, Reluctant, and Responsive. I call the first kind of pro-life candidate “Regular” because that
February 6, 2016

Catholics Like Rubio, Cruz and Hillary; Not Trump

CARA is sharing Pew Research Center political polling numbers at their blog. Respondents weren’t asked to pick a candidate but to say whether they would make
February 8, 2016

Why are Sanders and Trump still around? (Primaries Explained.)

Senator Bernie Sanders is unlikely to win the Democratic Party nomination for president, and Donald Trump’s candidacy is still alive and kicking. Here’s why. Americans are
February 9, 2016

Rubio and Cruz doing well with Catholic voters

“Americans are moving past religion.” Or at least that’s what all the media voices are trying to tell us. But a new Pew Research survey shows
February 10, 2016

Catholicism and Socialism? Incompatible.

In a confusing and desperately frustrating primary season, one of the oddest outcomes has been the rise of Bernie Sanders. The self-proclaimed democratic socialist, who won
February 12, 2016

This Could Be The Scariest Thing About a Hillary Presidency

And there are a lot of things that would be scary about a Hillary presidency. At a recent campaign rally, a reporter asked Hillary whether she
February 16, 2016

After Obama nominates someone for the Court, a Republican Senator should give this speech

President Obama has vowed to nominate someone to fill the vacancy on the Supreme Court following the death of Antonin Scalia. And of course that’s his
February 18, 2016

Trump and the Pope

It was only a matter of time. This morning the Holy Father responded to a question about Donald Trump during a press conference on board his
February 24, 2016

Trump’s Wall and the Lessons of History

Donald Trump is short on specifics when it comes to policy decisions he would make as president, but one thing is clear: he wants to build