Election 2020

In recent years, Catholic voters, a once-reliable Democratic constituency, have been up for grabs.
The Editors July 16, 2020
We need the patience to let election officials do their jobs by checking ballots.
(CNS photo/Jonathan Ernst, Reuters; CNS photo/Carlos Barria, Reuters)
Broken down between white and Hispanic Catholics, the numbers show a stark divide.
President Donald Trump and first lady Melania Trump visit the St. John Paul II National Shrine, in Washington, D.C., on June 2. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky)
A new P.R.R.I. poll suggests that President Trump is losing ground among white Catholics faster than among other major religious groups, reports Michael J. O’Loughlin.
Zac Davis June 02, 2020
President Trump’s visit to the St. John Paul II National Shrine continues a pattern of using sacred sites for political stunts, writes America associate editor Zac Davis. This is over the line of what the church should tolerate.
The Editors May 15, 2020
In the absence of irrefutable evidence, the public response has fallen, as with so much else in this era of polarization, along partisan lines.