US Politics

President George H.W. Bush takes the oath of office in January, 1989. (Wikipedia Commons/Library of Congress photo). 
Matt Malone, S.J. March 04, 2015
No one should visit a presidential library expecting to see a balanced assessment.
Cokie Roberts, master of ceremonies, applauds Defense Secretary Robert M. Gates during the U.S. Global Leadership Campaign Tribute dinner honoring Gates in Washington, D.C., July 15, 2008. (Photo via Wikimedia Commons)
Mary Ann Walsh November 18, 2014
Cokie Roberts, political commentator for ABC News, has stood for more than four decades as a prominent Catholic woman in the public.
SUCCESS STORY. Michael Gordon, left, has become a manager for a furniture bank run by Caritas, an agency providing services to homeless people in Richmond, Va. (CNS photo/Jay Paul)
Paul Ryan October 02, 2014
Paul Ryan: There is a lot of untapped potential in this country; I have seen it firsthand.
Sean Salai, S.J. August 20, 2014
Father Greg Boyle S J is an American Jesuit priest who works with Los Angeles street gangs as the founding director of Homeboy Industries in California nbsp Before founding Homeboy Industries as a non-profit ministry to his neighborhood rsquo s predominantly Hispanic gang members in 2001 Father
John McLaughlin and Richard Nixon
By the spring of 1973, the break-in at the Democratic National Committee headquarters in the Watergate office complex in Washington, D.C., had become a sensation but not yet an obsession.
David J. O'Brien March 12, 2014
Michael Novak’s autobiography is another remarkable American success story.