The Morning Buzz | Democrats Tout Support for Same-sex Marriage

Democrats are touting same-sex marriage, which appeared for the first time on this year's Democratic Party platform. … [Read more...]

The Morning Buzz | Do Presidential Candidates Need to Address Abortion?

Mitt Romney, who has been attempting to skirt questions about abortion in the wake of Missouri Senate candidate Todd Akin's controversial comments, declared that abortion is a matter for the courts, not the president. … [Read more...]

Our Corner | Who Best Represents American Catholics?

This Friday, on NPR's "Tell Me More," Dr. Robert P. Jones discussed the Catholic vote. For the first time, both major political parties have Catholic vice presidential Catholics … [Read more...]

The Morning Buzz | GOP Platform Includes Support for Ban on Shari’a Law

The GOP platform will include a plank supporting a ban on the use of foreign law (including Shari'a, or Islamic law) in U.S. courtrooms. … [Read more...]

The Morning Buzz | Does Facebook Inspire Millennials to Overshare?

One college professor says that Facebook is inspiring his students to overshare. … [Read more...]

Joining the Party: On Abortion and Same-sex Marriage, Hispanic American Partisans Are as Polarized as the Public

How socially conservative are Hispanic Americans, how persuadable are Hispanic Americans on social issues, and how important are these issues to Hispanic American voters? … [Read more...]

Our Corner | Dr. Robert P. Jones at EthicsDaily

Dr. Robert P. Jones discusses religion and the 2012 election with Cliff Vaughn of How much enthusiasm will white evangelical Protestants bring to this November's election? … [Read more...]

The Morning Buzz | Attacks Against American Muslims Spiked During Ramadan

Attacks against Muslims in the U.S. spiked during the holy month of Ramadan, which ended this weekend. … [Read more...]

The Morning Buzz | Gunman Opens Fire on Security Guard at Family Research Council

A gunman opened fire on a security guard at the headquarters of the conservative Family Research Council's main office in Washington, DC, only to be subdued by the injured security guard. … [Read more...]

As Catholics Go, So Goes the Nation?

What should we expect from Catholics between now and Election day? … [Read more...]