John Boehner

March 13, 2012

12 Most Influential American Catholics

February 9, 2012

Boehner vs. HHS: 'Attack by the Federal Government on Religious Freedom ... Must Not Stand'

House Speaker John Boehner says Congress will reverse contraception rule if administration won't. Rep. Fred Upton has also announced plans to advance legislation 'to reverse the controversial decision and restore long-standing conscience protections.'

October 3, 2011

Red Mass Marks New Supreme Court Term; Key First Amendment Case Ahead

The Justice Department and EEOC challenge ‘ministerial exception.’

September 19, 2011

Speaker Boehner and School Vouchers — The Personal Is Political

Amid partisan gridlock, a reauthorized scholarship program remains a bright spot.

July 27, 2011

Church Leaders: Budget Cuts Hurt the Poor

As default looms, fiscal conservatives stress wealth creation over redistribution.

June 14, 2011

Priest Is the Speaker’s Choice

Father Patrick Conroy, the new House of Representatives chaplain, is the second Catholic priest to hold the job.

May 30, 2011

Defender of Life, Liberty and Marriage

Congressman Chris Smith discusses the controversy over pro-life Speaker John Boehner, his assessment of the current state of the pro-life movement in the U.S., the Defense of Marriage Act, and the Obama administration’s relentless push to make same-sex “marriage” a key aspect of U.S. foreign policy.

May 15, 2011

Canadian Ordinariate Straight Talk, 120 Years of Rerum Novarum, Jim Caviezel, Copts, and much more!

The Best in Catholic Blogging

April 12, 2011

Budget Showdown Fallout

‘Big Abortion’ vs. American taxpayers: Who won the budget standoff?

April 8, 2011

Government Shutdown Showdown

Is it really the Republicans’ ‘waging war on women,’ or being good stewards of the people’s money?

March 4, 2011

Thanks to DOMA’s Defense…

Social issues — like it or not — are taking center stage in the economic debate.

March 1, 2011

Is DOMA Really Dead?

As Obama decides not to defend the Defense of Marriage Act, Republicans in Congress promise action.

February 28, 2011

President Obama’s DOMA Outrage Will Backfire

Mr. President, you just picked a fight you can’t win.

January 10, 2011

The New Congress

What will Catholic congressional priorities look like in the 112th Congress? Here’s a forecast.

February 5, 2010

Boehner Says White House 'Anti-Catholic Bigot' Should Resign