The most anti-Catholic GOP ticket in modern history?

The Trump-Pence ticket is perhaps the most anti-Catholic GOP presidential ticket in modern history.

Pope Francis is right: the Church should apologize to the LGBT community

CACG's executive director Christopher Hale released the following statement on Pope Francis's statement that the Church should apologize to the LGBT community: ​Pope Francis is right: we should apologize for our Church's mistreatment of the LGBT community. ​Upon reflection, we must see that we at times have contributed towards the violence and exclusion faced by so many of our...

Catholics respond to President Obama's State of the Union Address

Using Pope Francis as an inspiration, President Obama articulated a powerful dream for the United States tonight. Catholics stand ready to work with the President to achieve that dream by fixing our nation's politics and helping build a diverse and inclusive nation where everyone has a name, a face, and a future.   

President Obama's executive actions on gun violence

President Obama's executive actions announced today are a welcomed step forward towards ending the scandal of gun violence that continues to plague our nation. Pope Francis’s words to Congress last September continue to ring in our ears: “Why are deadly weapons being sold to those who plan to inflict untold suffering on individuals and society? Sadly, the answer, as we...

Catholics Respond the Release of the TPP

The board of directors of Catholics in Alliance for the Common Good (Fred Rotondaro, Benjamin Palumbo, and James Salt) released the following statement after today's release of the Trans-Pacific Partnership: After six long years, the secrecy surrounding the Trans-Pacific Partnership is finally over. The American people finally have a chance to review the deal for themselves instead of relying on the...