Joshua Mercer is a co-founder of CatholicVote.org, where he serves as Political Director. Mercer is also bimonthly columnist with Catholic Pulse. Mercer previously served as Washington Correspondent for the National Catholic Register and Chairman for Students for Life of America. He lives in Michigan with his wife and five children.
At World Youth Day in Toronto in 2002, Pope John Paul II established Cologne, Germany as the location of the next World Youth Day. And lo and behold, a German is elected to the papacy... More
It's starting to intensify in the Emerald Isle. The Irish-based Life Institute recently rolled out a video with evidence of medical experts that abortion is NOT a treatment for suicide, to combat... More
Mike DeWine, the Attorney General of Ohio, and Bill Schuette, the Attorney General of Michigan, filed an amicus brief today in support of Catholic businessman John Kennedy. Kennedy is CEO of Autoca... More
CV blogger Stephen White recently published an article over at the Huffington Post and it caught the attention of Cardinal Dolan. He wrote: "Let me share with you a wonderful blog that was published ... More
The USCCB made clear in a statement today that the latest "accommodation" from the HHS remains a violation of our First Amendment right to religious liberty: "The Administration's proposal maintains ... More
In the United States, the Supreme Court legalized abortion in the Roe v. Wade case, in part because the woman who brought the case was allegedly raped. It turns out that "Jane Roe" -- who is actually... More
The list of Democrats who were once pro-life but abandoned women and children in order to grab political power is sadly very long. Ted Kennedy, Al Gore, Dick Durbin, Dick Gephardt, Dennis Kucinich.... More