Earlier story: If the Republicans' plan to dismantle most of Obamacare is approved later this month by the U.S. House of Representatives, where it cleared initial hurdles last week, it would go next to the Senate, where its fate is uncertain.
In Donald Trump, who is addicted to the phrase "believe me," the United States is now stuck with a serial liar as president.
Parish Diary: Donald Trump is a "scandal" in the literal sense of the word — a stumbling block. He impedes our own proclamation of the good news of Jesus Christ.
Faith and Justice: I am so sick of this election and the entire political process. Politics just is not fun anymore. It is depressing.
NCR Today: The political conventions of 2016 are now history. They offer a study in contrasts.
Part 2 of 2: E.J. Dionne, columnist for The Washington Post, also discusses the working class, and bishop opposition to the Affordable Care Act.
Part 1 of 2: NCR's Michael Sean Winters and E.J. Dionne, columnist for The Washington Post, discuss presidential politics.
NCR Today: A Georgetown University report links anti-Muslim political rhetoric with an uptick on physical assaults against Muslims in the United States.
Faith and Justice: I have not written anything about the primary elections this year, partly because I found them so depressing.
Viewpoint: The scenarios for the June Republican convention have one thing in common: They spell electoral disaster for the Republicans in November.