January 31, 2017

CV LOOP: Trump fires defiant acting attorney general

REFUGEE ORDER // President Trump fired Acting Attorney General Sally Yates, who told Justice Department staff not to defend Trump’s refugee order. Yates, an Obama holdover, had said in
February 1, 2017

CV LOOP: Pro-lifers cheer Gorsuch nomination

SUPREME COURT // President Trump nominated Judge Neil Gorsuch for the Supreme Court. CatholicVote President Brian Burch: “Gorsuch is an absolutely superb choice. He has an outstanding track
February 2, 2017

CV LOOP: Bishops criticize Trump for keeping LGBT order

RELIGIOUS LIBERTY // The U.S. Bishops criticize President Trump’s decision to retain Obama’s “deeply flawed executive order” on LGBT employment. “The Church steadfastly opposes all unjust discrimination, and we need to
February 3, 2017

CV LOOP: “Freedom of religion is a sacred right,” says Trump

SUPREME COURT // “Fascism forever”: Liberals at Salon and other publications thought they “got” Neil Gorsuch. But kudos to Mike O’Loughlin at, yes, America magazine for demolishing this fake
February 6, 2017

CV LOOP: Courts halt Trump’s refugee order

REFUGEE ORDER // President Trump’s refugee order was immediately halted by a federal district judge in Seattle on Friday night. And a federal appeals court Sunday denied the
February 7, 2017

CV LOOP: Democrats talk all night in bid to stop DeVos

CABINET // Democrats took to the Senate floor for a 24-hour speaking session to again delay a confirmation vote for Betsy DeVos as Secretary of Education. Democrats need just
February 8, 2017

CV LOOP: Liberal Senator blocked from speaking after smear

EDUCATION // Vice President Pence breaks tie as Senate confirms Betsy DeVos for Education post 51-50. http://cvote.it/2kjAd4P  ATTORNEY GENERAL // Senators voted along party lines to block firebrand liberal Senator Elizabeth Warren
February 9, 2017

CV LOOP: Senate confirms Sessions to be attorney general

ATTORNEY GENERAL // West Virginia Democrat Joe Manchin was the only Senator to cross party lines in voting to confirm Senator Jeff Sessions as the next Attorney General
February 10, 2017

CV LOOP: Federal court won’t reinstate refugee order

TRAVEL ORDER // A federal appeals court unanimously rules against Trump and won’t reinstate his order pausing immigration from seven countries. Important to remember: this ruling was