• When did ‘pro-life’ start meaning ‘Republican’?

    When did ‘pro-life’ start meaning ‘Republican’?

    • Apr 12, 2016

    WASHINGTON DC (CNA).- “(W)hen it comes to issues like abortion, amnesty, and acid, I’m about as liberal as your grandmother. I don’t like the Supreme Court decision on abortion. I think it went too far.” So said then-Senator Joe Biden in 1974, a Democrat whose shifting position on abortion is

  • Republicans rallying behind ‘religious liberty’

    • Sep 26, 2014

    Fighting to improve their brand, leading Republicans rallied behind religious liberty at a Friday gathering of evangelical conservatives, rebuking an unpopular President Barack Obama while skirting divisive social issues. Speakers did not ignore abortion and gay marriage altogether on the opening day of the annual Values Voter Summit, but a

  • Americans to religious leaders: Speak up more

    • Sep 22, 2014

    With election season in full swing, a growing number of Americans believe that religion is losing its influence in public life — and they are unhappy about it. That’s the finding of a Pew Research Center poll released today that found that 72 percent of Americans believe religion is losing