Every child 'a precious gift from God,' Trump tells pro-life rally

In remarks broadcast to the March for Life from the White House Rose Garden, President Donald Trump said that his administration "will always defend the very first right in the Declaration of Independence, and that is the right to life."

Cardinal praises USCCB for century of working for 'a more just society'

The mission of the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops is as timely now as 100 years ago when the conference was founded, says Vatican secretary of state.

Bishops: Amend repeal bill to protect poor, keep ban on abortion coverage

 The latest version of a Republican measure in the Senate to repeal the Affordable Care Act must be amended to protect poor and vulnerable Americans, said the chairmen of four U.S. bishops' committees.

Bishops: Loss of affordable health care under GOP plan 'simply unacceptable'

The nonpartisan Congressional Budget Office, in its analysis of the Senate health care bill, said late June 26 the measure would leave 22 million more people without insurance.