Republican Party

September 10, 2015

Jailing Elected Officials Threatens Democracy, Risks Judicial Dictatorship

Kim Davis, Democrat, went to jail rather than violate her Christian values. For this, she is getting hammered by those who think they own the Democratic
September 16, 2015

GOP Debate for Life: Bobby Jindal Attacks Planned Parenthood; Tea Party Gives Him the Win

Louisiana Governor Bobby Jindal, a convert to Catholicism from Hinduism, may not have high enough poll numbers to be in the main debate, but he gave it
September 17, 2015

GOP Debate for Life: Carly Fiorina Says ‘Shame on Us’ If We Can’t Defund Planned Parenthood

As in the “undercard” Republican debate among lower-polling candidates earlier on Wednesday, Sept. 16 — click here to read about that — the campaign to defund
September 18, 2015

House Votes to Defund Planned Parenthood. What happens next?

The United States House of Representatives passed a bill this afternoon defunding Planned Parenthood 248-187. Three Republicans voted against the bill. They were: Representatives Charlie Dent
September 25, 2015

From Bush to Fiorina to Trump — How Do Catholics Feel?

For The Tidings, the newspaper of the Archdiocese of Los Angeles, I polled some Catholics of my acquaintance, both in L.A. and beyond, on their feelings
November 2, 2015

All Souls: A Personal Prayer for Departed Artists

Yesterday, Nov. 1, actor and United States Senator Fred Thompson passed away from lymphoma at the age of 73. I had the inestimable pleasure of sitting next
January 25, 2016

Senator Ben Sasse Has 5 Questions That Donald Trump Needs to Answer Now

Just days before the Iowa caucuses, Sen. Ben Sasse of Nebraska has taken to Twitter to pose a number of important questions to Donald Trump.  When