116th Congress

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United States Capitol Building - Washington DC. Via Shutterstock

End 'hidden abortion surcharge' in Affordable Care Act, lawmakers tell HHS

Jul 3, 2019

Over 125 members of Congress and other pro-life leaders have asked the Trump administration to clarify how abortion coverage is... Read more

Catholic Church of the Saviour also called Xishiku Church or Beitang in Xicheng District, Beijing, China. Via Shutterstock

Religion in China: 'It’s never been worse than it is right now,' Congress hears

Jun 28, 2019

By Matt Hadro

At a congressional hearing on the worldwide persecution of Christians, religious freedom advocates warned Thursday of the plight of Christians... Read more

U.S. Capitol Building, Wasington, D.C.

New Congress is more than one-third Catholic

Jan 3, 2019

In total, there are now 163 Catholics sitting in either the Senate or House of Representatives, more than 30 percent... Read more