April 25, 2018

LOOP: Senate confirms religious freedom lawyer to federal bench

              WEDNESDAY, APRIL 25 SENATE CONFIRMS JUDGE  The Senate confirmed religious freedom lawyer Kyle Duncan as the newest federal judge in
April 26, 2018

LOOP: Senate committee OKs pushes for quicker confirmations

                  THURSDAY, APRIL 26 ENDING OBSTRUCTION   A Senate panel approved a plan to shorten debate times on most
April 27, 2018

LOOP: Alfie Evans’ parents tell supporters to go home

                FRIDAY, APRIL 27 ALFIE EVANS   Alfie Evans’ parents to ‘form a relationship’ with the hospital. In what many
April 30, 2018

LOOP: North and South Korea declare a new era of peace

                  MONDAY, APRIL 30 ALFIE EVANS  Little Alfie Evans has died. The circumstances surrounding his case and death
May 1, 2018

LOOP: Israel claims Iran has been violating nuclear deal

  TUESDAY, MAY 1 IRAN & ISRAEL  Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu released allegations that Iran had been engaged in covert nuclear activity. In reaction, President Trump
May 2, 2018

LOOP: Senator blocks Catholic nominee over marriage views

  WEDNESDAY, MAY 2 ANTI-CATHOLICISM?  Sen. Tammy Baldwin, D-WI, is blocking judicial nominee Gordon Giampietro over “grave reservations about his qualifications.” LGBT groups are attacking Giampietro for
May 3, 2018

LOOP: Iowa passes bill to ban most abortions after 6 weeks

    THURSDAY, MAY 3 IOWA PASSES MAJOR PRO-LIFE BILL  The Iowa Legislature has passed a heartbeat bill which would ban abortions as soon as a fetal
May 4, 2018

LOOP: House chaplain to stay in position

THURSDAY, MAY 3 HOUSE CHAPLAIN TO STAY   Father Pat Conroy, SJ, wrote a letter withdrawing his resignation as House chaplain. House Speaker Paul Ryan accepted Fr.
May 7, 2018

LOOP: Federal judge rebukes Mueller team

MONDAY, MAY 7 JUDGE REBUKES MUELLER TEAM   During a hearing for former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort, U.S. District Judge T.S. Ellis III challenged the scope