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Central American migrants and asylum-seekers prepare to board the freight train in Oaxaca, Mexico.

Judge rules asylum seekers cannot be forced to remain in Mexico

Asylum seekers crossing the southern border may no longer have to return to Mexico while their cases are heard after... Read more

Pete Buttigieg speaks at the National Action Network Convention on April 4, 2019.

Buttigieg takes aim at faith of Trump administration, social conservatives

Democratic presidential candidate Pete Buttigieg has criticized Vice President Mike Pence for his views on gay marriage, saying that his... Read more

U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo during an interview with EWTN ProLife Weekly.

‘No backdoors, no end-runs’: Pompeo vows total end to foreign aid for abortion

Mike Pompeo has said the Trump administration is doing its “level best” to prevent foreign aid dollars reaching organizations that... Read more

Honor Guard holding folded American flag at grave site at Arlington National Cemetery. Stock photo via Shutterstock

Catholic soldier posthumously awarded Medal of Honor

President Donald Trump will award the Medal of Honor to Staff Sergeant Travis W. Atkins, who was killed on June... Read more

Donald Trump at a campaing event, March, 2016.

Trump joins pro-life activists to address CPAC

The president joined prominent pro-life activists Saturday to address the annual Conservative Political Action Conference in National Harbor, Maryland.  Read more

Planned Parenthood logo on one of their centers.

Illinois Planned Parenthood announces new program to replace Title X funds

The Protect Life Rule was finalized on Feb. 22 and will come into effect in April. The policy forbids Title... Read more

The flag of North Korea.

What no deal at the Trump-Kim summit means for human rights in North Korea

The summit between US President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong-un in Vietnam came to an early close... Read more

Customs and Border Protection Revenue Division.

Emergency declaration raises new questions about Texas border chapel

President Donald Trump’s declaration of a national emergency on the southern border has again raised the possibility of a barrier... Read more

Attorney General William Barr during confirmation hearings ahead of his first term in the role in 1991.

Senate confirms William Barr as attorney general

William Barr was confirmed as United States attorney general on Thursday by a 54-45 vote in the Senate.  Read more

U.S.-Mexico border. Image: Shutterstock

Texas chapel fenced off from border wall funding

The Consolidated Appropriations Act would provide $1.3 billion in funding for the construction of barriers along the U.S.-Mexico border but... Read more

Customs and Border Protection Revenue Division.

Border security compromise may prevent new shutdown

Congressional leaders hope to have avoided a further partial government shutdown after reaching an agreement on a budget that includes... Read more

Trump nominee for Attorney General William Barr during confirmation hearings ahead of his first term in the role in 1991.

AG Nominee Barr clears committee ahead of final Senate vote

The Senate Judiciary Committee voted 12-10 along party lines to advance attorney general nominee William Barr to the full Senate... Read more

President Donald Trump, pictured at a press conference in 2018.

Trump calls for 'culture that cherishes innocent life' in SOTU address

The president’s annual state of the union address received a divided response after highlighting life issues.  Read more

Missile launching.

Archbishop cautions against US withdrawal from missile treaty

Archbishop Timothy Broglio, chairman of the U.S. bishops’ conference international justice and peace committee, has expressed his unease at the... Read more

USCCB president Cardinal Daniel DiNardo of Galveston-Houston.

Bishops ‘encouraged’ by Trump proposal for Dreamers, urge permanent solution

The United States Conference of Catholic Bishops has responded cautiously to President Donald Trump’s proposal to extend protections for those... Read more

Crowds at the 2019 March for Life, Washington, DC.

'I survived my mom’s abortion appointment:' Voices from the March for Life

The March, held Friday, traced the annual route along the National Mall in Washington, DC. It was the Dillers’ second... Read more

Marchers at the 2019 March for Life, Jan. 18 in Washington, DC.

'Every life is worth protecting,' President Trump, VP Pence tell March for Life

The March for Life again gathered myriad pro-life advocates to mark the anniversary of legalized abortion in America, and in... Read more

The White House.

Religious liberty innate to every human person, Trump says

Religious freeom is innate and must be protected, US president Donald Trump said in his proclamation for Religious Freedom Day,... Read more

A sign at the entrance to a Senate Judiciary Committee hearing room in Washington, D.C.

AG nominee says Catholic faith not an issue

President Donald Trump’s nominee for attorney general William Barr said Tuesday that he does not think his Catholic faith is... Read more

A man in Paradise, Calif. surveys the remains of his house, destroyed by the Camp fire.

How cutting FEMA aid could impact California families

President Donald Trump has threatened to stop sending federal money to the state of California for wildfire recovery, a move... Read more