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Bishop Dorsonville of Washington urges Congress to show compassion, solidarity with...

WASHINGTON -- During a Feb. 27 congressional hearing about the status of the nation's refugee program, Auxiliary Bishop Mario E. Dorsonville of Washington quoted...

Impeachment? Add it to the list of reasons bills are sidetracked

WASHINGTON β€” So an impeachment query in the House, and a potential trial in the Senate, want to get in the way of legislation...

Business as usual in Washington — slow as molasses, with or...

WASHINGTON -- So an impeachment query in the House, and a potential trial in the Senate, want to get in the way of legislation...

Analysis: Looking at Elizabeth Warren’s child care plan through a pro-life...

WASHINGTON -- In February, Sen. Elizabeth Warren, D-Massachusetts, a leading Democratic presidential aspirant, made a splash when she unveiled one of her many plans,...

When it comes to conscience protection for health-care workers, Congress doesn’t...

By RICHARD DOERFLINGER Should doctors and nurses be forced to take part in procedures that violate their conscience? It’s a timely question. New federal regulations...

‘Equality Act’ poses the most serious threat to civil rights ever...

I want to talk about the "Equality Act" (H.R. 5) approved by the House of Representatives this spring. But first a disclaimer. The Catechism of...

Analysis: Support for paid family leave gains support, but compromise needed

WASHINGTON -- Polls of workers, surveys of employers and even informal conversations on Capitol Hill show strong support for a formal paid family leave...

GOP House members urge Democrats to allow vote on ‘Born-Alive’ measure

WASHINGTON β€” Republican leaders in the House are calling on House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, D-California, and other House Democrats "to stop blocking" a vote...

Catholic bishops, groups speak out against President Trump’s national emergency

WASHINGTON β€” Catholic bishops near the U.S.-Mexico border, joined by other U.S. prelates, voiced opposition just after President Donald Trump's Feb. 15 declaration of...

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