Katie Yoder

Katie Yoder

Katie Yoder is a correspondent in CNA's Washington, D.C. bureau. She covers pro-life issues, the U.S. Catholic bishops, public policy, and Congress. She previously worked for Townhall.com, National Review, and the Media Research Center.

Articles by Katie Yoder

Here are 11 American saints to remember on July Fourth

Jul 2, 2022 / 08:38 am

From Isaac Jogues to Katharine Drexel, these saints led heroic lives worth celebrating.

NY AG asks Google to remove pregnancy centers from ‘abortion’ search results

Jul 1, 2022 / 12:58 pm

The state argues that pregnancy clinics that don't provide abortion aren't "legitimate" health care providers.

Biden official promises 5 actions to protect abortion after Roe

Jun 28, 2022 / 14:25 pm

The Biden administration is taking five steps to protect access to abortion, according to Xavier Becerra, the secretary of the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS).

Supreme Court sides with football coach in prayer case

Jun 27, 2022 / 08:43 am

Joseph Kennedy lost his job for refusing to stop praying at the 50-yard line after games.

Why did Chief Justice Roberts disagree with overturning Roe v Wade?

Jun 25, 2022 / 17:04 pm

The Supreme Court overturned Roe v. Wade — a case that legalized abortion nationwide in 1973 — in a decision Friday that fell largely along justices’ ideological lines. One justice, Chief Justice John Roberts, strayed from the pack, as he frequently does.

Roe v. Wade overturned: The scene outside the Supreme Court

Jun 24, 2022 / 17:21 pm

While emotions ran high, demonstrations on Friday afternoon appeared orderly.

UPDATED: 6 things to know about Roe v. Wade, Dobbs v. Jackson and the Supreme Court

Jun 24, 2022 / 10:00 am

Here's what you need to know about the case:

Supreme Court overturns Roe v. Wade in historic abortion decision

Jun 24, 2022 / 08:24 am

The decision marks a historic milestone in the decades-long effort to protect the unborn.

Biden administration seeks school regulation change to ban LGBT discrimination

Jun 23, 2022 / 17:45 pm

The proposed change came on the 50th anniversary of Title IX gender equality law.

Pelosi silent on pro-abortion attacks: ‘I’m very Catholic and I support abortion’

Jun 16, 2022 / 12:42 pm

Pelosi was asked to respond to Republican claims that Democrats aren't condemning violence targeting pro-life clinics.

U.S. abortions increase by nearly 70,000 in three years, reversing long-term decline

Jun 15, 2022 / 16:27 pm

The pro-abortion research organization the Guttmacher Institute reported the data on June 15.

Biden administration sued after fertility awareness methods cut from health coverage

Jun 14, 2022 / 19:41 pm

Couples can use this biomarker information, in line with Catholic Church teaching, to avoid or achieve pregnancy.

Meet the friars who have been praying to St. Anthony daily for 100 years

Jun 12, 2022 / 12:09 pm

June 13 is the feast day of St. Anthony of Padua.

Man charged with attempted murder of Supreme Court justice

Jun 8, 2022 / 14:34 pm

A criminal complaint filed Wednesday charged 26-year-old Nicholas John Roske of Simi Valley, California, with attempted murder of a Supreme Court justice in violation of federal law.

Pope Francis calls 100 days of war in Ukraine ‘negation of God’s dream’

Jun 5, 2022 / 07:04 am

During his Regina Coeli address, the pope urged world leaders to unite against war and work toward solutions.

Tulsa bishop says Mass with shooting victims' families: 'We should not fear'

Jun 2, 2022 / 16:00 pm

Bishop David Konderla of Tulsa celebrated a memorial Mass at St. Francis Hospital Thursday following a mass shooting on the hospital’s campus in Tulsa, Oklahoma.

SBA Pro-Life America: Group's new name reflects growing mission

Jun 1, 2022 / 16:00 pm

The pro-life group Susan B. Anthony List is embracing a new name: Susan B. Anthony Pro-Life America — or SBA Pro-Life America.

Analysis: Catholic church attacks multiply following Supreme Court leak

May 31, 2022 / 17:49 pm

The U.S. bishops first began noticing — and tracking — a growing number of attacks targeting Catholic churches in 2020. In recent weeks, following the leak of a Supreme Court draft in a highly-anticipated abortion case, that number has accelerated.

St Joan of Arc: 15 quotes from her trial and interrogations

May 29, 2022 / 15:30 pm

Catholics and people worldwide celebrate St. Joan of Arc — a heroine who fought for both God and country — on her feast day, May 30. On that day, nearly 600 years ago, the Maid of Orléans was condemned to death after being accused of heresy.

Pentecost Novena: Here's how to pray the first novena

May 27, 2022 / 16:00 pm

The first novena ever prayed is the Pentecost Novena, or the Novena to the Holy Spirit. This year, it begins on Friday, May 27, and concludes on Saturday, June 4.