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Former vice president Joe Biden at a campaign event, Nov, 2019.

Biden claims his politics and Catholic faith 'coincide', despite abortion and religious freedom policies

Nov 2, 2020

In a new video, released on the eve of the general election, Biden asserts that he has the “great advantage”... Read more

Joe Biden at the 2016 Democratic National Convention.

Biden touts ‘inspiration’ of Catholic faith, despite abortion and religious freedom positions

Oct 30, 2020

Democratic nominee for president Joe Biden said this week that his Catholic faith motivates his political career and underpins his plan... Read more

President D.Trump participates in the first presidential campaign debate with Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden, Sept. 29, 2020.

Trump and Biden clash on immigration and coronavirus during final debate

Oct 23, 2020

By Christine Rousselle

Immigration and the coronavirus pandemic took center stage on Thursday’s final debate between President Donald Trump and former vice president... Read more

Archbishop Jose Gomez. CNA file photo.

Los Angeles' Archbishop Gomez denies claim that he plans to vote for Biden

Oct 21, 2020

By Jonah McKeown

Archbishop Jose Gomez has rebuked an online claim that he plans to vote for Joe Biden in the November presidential... Read more

Joe Biden at the 2016 Democratic National Convention.

Biden backs 'transgender rights' for children during town hall

Oct 16, 2020

Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden said Thursday that young children should be able to change their gender without any “discrimination.”  Read more

Former vice president Joe Biden during a campaign stop in May, 2019.

Biden doubles down on abortion law pledge

Oct 6, 2020

Former vice president Joe Biden, the Democratic Party’s nominee for president, repeated his pledge to codify a right to abortion... Read more

Presidential candidate Joe Biden. CNA file photo.

Joe Biden's Catholic radio ads tout Catholic faith, stay silent on abortion

Oct 2, 2020

The campaign of Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden will launch an ad campaign this month touting the candidate’s Catholic faith... Read more

President Donald Trump in 2018.

Trump, Biden pitch to Catholics at annual Al Smith Dinner

Oct 2, 2020

Hours before President Donald Trump announced that he had contracted the coronavirus, the president and Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden... Read more

President Donald Trump and former vice president Joe Biden during the Sept. 29 debate.

Trump and Biden clash over Barrett nomination, abortion, in fiery debate

Sep 30, 2020

The future of Roe v. Wade and the nomination of Judge Amy Coney Barrett to the Supreme Court were raised... Read more

Archbishop Charles Chaput at a press conference at the Vatican, March 25, 2014.

'Virus' of anti-Catholicism behind criticism of Amy Coney Barrett, says Chaput

Sep 29, 2020

Criticism of Amy Coney Barrett is part of a “virus” of anti-Catholic “bigotry,” retired Archbishop Charles Chaput said on Monday.... Read more

Cardinal Raymond Burke. CNA file photo.

Cardinal Burke: Biden should not receive Holy Communion

Sep 29, 2020

Cardinal Raymond Burke, a canon lawyer and formerly the prefect of the Church’s highest court, has said that Catholic politicians... Read more

Former vice president Joe Biden.

Biden campaign downplays abortion, 'preeminent priority' of US Catholic bishops

Sep 18, 2020

By Matt Hadro

Catholic supporters of Joe Biden sought to deflect the Democratic candidate’s support for abortion on Thursday by pointing to other... Read more

Cardinal Joseph Tobin.

Cardinal Tobin says Biden remarks not 'endorsement' of candidate

Sep 16, 2020

Cardinal Joseph Tobin of Newark said on Tuesday that voters could choose Joe Biden in good conscience, and suggested he... Read more

Presidential candidate Joe Biden. CNA file photo.

‘Catholics for Biden’ co-chairs include pro-choice defenders of abortion protections

Sep 15, 2020

The Biden campaign announced on Monday a panel of co-chairs for its “Catholics for Biden” outreach. Among the Catholics chairing... Read more

Presidential hopeful Joe Biden (D) speaks to a rally in January.

Advocacy group aims to show Biden agenda 'anti-Catholic' in swing states

Sep 15, 2020

A political advocacy group led by Catholics said Tuesday it has launched a campaign to reach Catholic voters in swing... Read more

Joe Biden, speaks during an event in November, 2019.

The first 100 days: What Biden-Harris plan for life issues

Sep 14, 2020

Pro-life leaders have warned that policy decisions and presidential appointments made within the first 100 days of a Biden administration could roll... Read more

Then Vice President Joe Biden during a meeting in Kiev, Ukraine, 2014.

‘Catholics for Biden’ claims Democratic candidate shares pope’s priorities

Sep 4, 2020

By Matt Hadro

The Catholic voter outreach of Joe Biden’s presidential campaign has launched its 2020 efforts, telling Catholics that Biden’s priorities align... Read more

Former vice president Joe Biden at a campaign event, Nov, 2019.

Princeton legal scholar says Biden pledge to codify Roe is ‘disgraceful’

Sep 4, 2020

A pledge by Joe Biden to codify Roe v Wade into federal law is “disgraceful,” a Catholic law professor has... Read more

Former vice president Joe Biden campaigns in 2016.

Biden cites JPII in speech, despite continued abortion support

Sep 1, 2020

Former vice president Joe Biden invoked Pope St. John Paul II during a campaign speech on Monday, in which he urged... Read more

Archbishop Vincenzo Paglia.

Archbishop Paglia: Catholic politicians cannot protect or promote abortion

Aug 31, 2020

The president of the Pontifical Academy for Life said Saturday that Catholic politicians should not promote legal protections of any... Read more