More on Big Government

Republicans have a Pope Francis problem

The Republican party is a fracturing coalition in disarray. This past week’s CPAC meetings have revealed that, though they recognize … Continued

‘They deserve a vote’: Call and response in Obama’s State of the Union

Andrew Harrer BLOOMBERG Former Representative Gabrielle Giffords, second left, and husband Mark Kelly, retired space shuttle commander, listen to U.S. … Continued

How the Antichrist reflects an era’s anxieties

Every age needs an Antichrist. Protestant Reformers picked the papacy as their embodiment of evil. American colonists chose King George … Continued

Immigration reform a challenge for all Catholics

Spencer Platt GETTY IMAGES FEBRUARY 22 2012: New York Archbishop Timothy Dolan joins fellow volunteers distributing food at a breadline … Continued

Looking for an undecided voter? Check the pulpit

Pollsters and politicians hunting for the rare and elusive undecided voter might want to train their sights on the pulpit. … Continued

The problem with political prayer

REUTERS New York Cardinal Timothy Dolan, president of the United States Conference of Catholic Bishops, delivers the closing benediction during … Continued

God and man in Tampa

GETTY IMAGES Republican presidential candidate, former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney delivers his nomination acceptance speech during the final day of … Continued

Is the GOP about to have an (Asian American) evangelical problem?

Few Americans know that Asian Americans voted largely in favor of Obama when he ran against McCain in 2008. Little … Continued

Rep. Paul Ryan: Catholic ‘subsidiarity’ rejects ‘big government’

Joshua Roberts BLOOMBERG Representative Paul Ryan, a Republican from Wisconsin and chairman of the House Budget Committee, speaks during a … Continued

Ron Paul: I’m ‘pro-life, pro-right to work’

“Pro-life, pro-right to work, guided by faith and principle. Ron Paul, the one who will restore American now.” Marcio Jose … Continued