Michael Sean Winters is the author of Left At the Altar: How Democrats Lost The Catholics And How Catholics Can Save The Democrats (Basic Books, 2008). His biography of the Rev. Jerry Falwell, God’s Right Hand: How Jerry Falwell Made God a Republican and Baptized the American Right was published by Harper One in January 2012 to critical acclaim. He is a Visiting Fellow at Catholic University’s Institute for Policy Research and Catholic Studies.
thetablet.co.uk — 14 October 2020, The Tablet Democratic presidential candidate, former Vice President Joe Biden, with his wife Jill Biden USA TODAY Network/SIPA USA/PA Images Joe Biden is leading President Trump among white Catholics by a margin of 51–45, according to a Washington Post/ABC News poll. The six-point margin is largely the result of Trump’s negative ratings for his handling of the coronavirus.
thetablet.co.uk — 05 October 2020, The Tablet President Donald Trump in a call with Mike Pence, Mike Pompeo and General Mark Milley at Walter Reed National Military Medical Centre. Tia Dufour/White House/CNP/Abaca/PA The US presidential campaign, as well as the nomination of Judge Amy Coney Barrett, were thrown into chaos after President Donald Trump was diagnosed with the coronavirus and hospitalised. First Lady Melania Trump also tested positive but is recuperating at the White House.
ncronline.org — Relationship leads us to peace: Three key Franciscan themes in ‘Fratelli Tutti’ Faith Seeking Understanding: Living like Jesus means prioritizing relationship above all else, and in many ways the Franciscan tradition has, as the pope acknowledged, shaped the focus of this social teaching.
thetablet.co.uk — 28 September 2020, The Tablet President Donald Trump announces Amy Coney Barrett, 48, as his nominee for Associate Justice of the Supreme Court of the United States during a ceremony in the Rose Garden on Saturday. Rod Lamkey — CNP/DPA/PA Images Senate majority leader Mitch McConnell has pledged to hold a vote on the nomination of Judge Amy Coney Barrett before the election, after President Donald Trump nominated to the US Supreme Court.
thetablet.co.uk — 15 September 2020, The Tablet A family that entered the US but were returned to Mexico and from there went back to Guatemala. The priest described undocumented child migrants as ‘criminal illegal aliens’.
thetablet.co.uk — 11 September 2020, The Tablet A Joe Biden supporter and a Donald Trump supporter face off before President Donald Trump arrives for a campaign rally in Florida, Tuesday 8 September TNS/SIPA USA/PA Images As both parties in the US presidential race step up their appeals to Christian voters, several Catholic groups have produced websites, resources and campaign materials outlining what they see as the key issues for Catholics in November.