The U.S. Supreme Court agreed to review President Barack Obama's executive actions expanding Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals and Deferred Action for Parents of Americans and Lawful Permanent Residents.
Distinctly Catholic: Both Palin and Trump are skilled at articulating the sense of emotional grievance that lurks in many a working class heart.
KATRINA: AFTER THE FLOOD
By Gary Rivlin
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Assisted suicide will remain illegal in New Jersey. The Senate's legislative session expired Jan. 12, ensuring a bill that would have legalized the practice, would not come to a vote.
Four states have legalized the practice of death assisted suicide or aid in dying through legislation. But opponents are determined to continue to battle aid-in-dying laws.
NCR Today: Hillary Clinton's hostility towards international law goes well beyond her support for the U.S. invasion and occupation of Iraq.
Both the number of abortions and the rate of abortion is dropping, according to figures in the "State of Abortion in America" report by the National Right to Life Committee.
Distinctly Catholic: The tenor of a Democratic Party presidential debate has a more substantial and serious feel to it, whereas a GOP debate resembles a verbal version of professional wrestling.
Editorial: Pope Francis and Donald Trump, side by side, and the public support they inspire, illustrate the competing perspectives at work attempting to shape 21st-century American culture and politics.
Catholic advocacy agencies joined the pushback after Immigration and Customs Enforcement agents at the beginning of the year arrested immigrants, Central American families, who were in the United States illegally.