- May 24, 2020
Republican Congressman Walter Jones is calling on House Speaker Paul Ryan to reinstate Father Patrick Conroy as chaplain to the U.S. House of Representatives following revelations last week that Ryan forced Conroy from his post.
Catholic Charities, a network of Catholic charitable groups across the country — not the government — should be on the front lines of fighting poverty, according to Speaker of the House Paul Ryan.
On Feb. 23, officials of the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops again urged all U.S. Catholics to participate in a “National Catholic Call-In Day to Protect Dreamers” they have declared for Feb. 26.
Speaker of the House Paul Ryan (R-Wisc.) will address the upcoming March for Life, organizers announced on Wednesday.
Dr. Adam Gaffney, a pulmonary and critical care physician at Harvard Medical School and the Cambridge Health Alliance in Massachusetts, said: “What makes the bill bad is essentially it takes away health care from the middle-class and the poor and redistributes wealth upwards to the rich.”
Professor Charles C. Camosy writes that the time has come to leave behind the “pro-life” and “pro-choice” binary when talking about abortion, since many Americans share elements of each position. Among other things, he argues, this would help leave behind the antagonistic effect of these categories which artificially pits people against each other.