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President Donald Trump - Latest News
Jan 15, 2020 - 11:00 am .- More than a dozen members of Congress have asked President Trump to press for the release of U.S. pastors imprisoned in China, as the two countries sign phase one of a trade agreement today.
Jan 8, 2020 - 02:30 pm .- Archbishop Jose Gomez, president of the USCCB, has urged Catholics to pray for peace amid rising tensions between the U.S. and Iran.
Dec 18, 2019 - 03:00 pm .- A Georgia congressman’s office defended a claim made Wednesday that Jesus Christ was afforded more rights during the trial that led to his crucifixion than President Donald Trump has been given during impeachment proceedings.
Dec 17, 2019 - 04:00 pm .- The off the record briefing, held in the Indian Treaty room of the Executive Office Building, focused on “life, religious freedom, and other issues pertinent to the Catholic faith community.”
Dec 12, 2019 - 12:00 pm .- The White House hosted a summit on paid leave Thursday, hours after the House passed a bill with 12 weeks of paid parental leave for federal workers.
Dec 9, 2019 - 04:00 pm .- Less than a year before the 2020 presidential election, a landmark poll of both Catholic and non-Catholic voters found that Catholics largely align with other American voters, representing a broad diversity of political perspectives and plans for the upcoming national election.
Dec 5, 2019 - 01:00 pm .- Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi on Thursday rejected the suggestion that she “hates” President Donald Trump, and said that her Catholic faith prevents her from hating anyone. 
Nov 4, 2019 - 04:00 pm .- The White House on Sunday finalized its quota of refugee admissions for the 2020 fiscal year, cutting the cap on U.S. refugee admissions to its lowest recorded level.
Nov 1, 2019 - 02:00 pm .- The rule change by the Department of Health and Human Services means that faith-based adoption agencies to continue receiving federal funding without matching children with same-sex couples.
Oct 8, 2019 - 05:00 pm .- Endangered Christian populations in the Middle East face renewed risks as the United States removes troops from Syria, a leading human rights group has warned.
Oct 1, 2019 - 04:32 pm .- On Tuesday, the People’s Republic of China marked the 70th anniversary of the founding of the country’s communist regime. While some world leaders offered congratulations, others reflected on the nation’s long history of human rights abuses.
Sep 27, 2019 - 05:00 pm .- Catholic leaders and organizations have condemned an announcement by the Trump administration that it intends to cap the number of refugees admitted to the United States at 18,000 for the 2020 financial year. 
Sep 25, 2019 - 03:15 pm .- A federal judicial nominee during his confirmation process was questioned by a U.S. senator over an op-ed on abortion that he wrote as a college undergraduate.
Sep 24, 2019 - 01:00 pm .- President Donald Trump and Vatican Secretary of State Pietro Parolin have challenged world leaders to protect unborn human life. Both leaders spoke at the United Nations in New York, as the body met for the 74th session of its General Assembly.
Sep 13, 2019 - 12:00 pm .- As the Trump administration reportedly considers further cuts to U.S. refugee admissions, the leader of the U.S. bishops’ migration committee has stated his opposition to any such plan.
Sep 4, 2019 - 06:00 pm .- Cardinal Joseph Tobin, the Archbishop of Newark, blessed a group of protesters on Wednesday, as a they demonstrated in front of the city’s Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) office. 
Sep 4, 2019 - 03:00 pm .- The Trump administration announced on Wednesday it will send almost $2 billion in grant funding to the states to fight the opioid crisis.
Aug 15, 2019 - 04:00 pm .- The new policy expands a Johnson-era executive order protecting the rights of religious employers with federal government contracts to hire from within their religious group. 
Aug 1, 2019 - 10:00 am .- The Archbishop of Washington condemned racist and divisive rhetoric Thursday in response to controversial tweets by President Donald Trump.
Jul 31, 2019 - 04:00 pm .- Underneath the absolutist direction of the party’s politicians, rank and file Democrats are far less uniform in their opinions.