Tuesday

The Briefing 06-27-17

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  • SCOTUS story #1: Big win for religious liberty as Supreme Court rules 7-2 in favor of Trinity Lutheran
  • SCOTUS story #2: Unanimous Supreme Court decision upholds most of President Trump's travel ban
  • SCOTUS story #3: SCOTUS reverses AR Supreme Court, disestablishing biology-based birth registration
  • SCOTUS story #4: Supreme Court to hear momentous gay wedding cake case on religious liberty next term
Monday

The Briefing 04-10-17

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  • Is the Cold War back? Considering the aftermath of the US strike in Syria
  • Suicide bombings in Coptic churches on Palm Sunday underscore threat to Christianity in Middle East
  • Judge Neil Gorsuch to be sworn in today after being confirmed by Senate in 54-45 vote
  • Great British controversy: Church of England outraged over removal of "Easter" from egg hunt on Easter
Tuesday

The Briefing 04-04-17

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  • Filibuster vs. the nuclear option: History in the making as Gorsuch nomination forwarded to full Senate
  • Work ethic, food, and politics: How 2 Thessalonians 3:10 sparked controversy in the US House of Reps
  • Mike Pence, the Billy Graham Rule, and the importance of protecting marriage from infidelity
Monday

The Briefing 04-03-17

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  • This is the big week in Washington--the Supreme Court, the Senate, Neil Gorsuch, & the nuclear option.
  • Is the Senate filibuster itself a constitutional problem?
  • The NCAA plays hardball with North Carolina, becomes enforcer for LGBTQ demands.
  • Basketball over bathrooms -- this is how a revolution in morality is coerced.
Tuesday

The Briefing 03-21-17

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  • In ongoing confirmation hearing of Neil Gorsuch, opening statements illustrate just what's at stake
  • Money, budgets, and morality: Trump budget faces hurdles on both sides of the political aisle
  • Is it government's job to make us happy? International Day of Happiness had some asking the question
Wednesday

The Briefing 02-01-2017

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  • Trump nominates Neil Gorsuch, a textualist in the mold of Antonin Scalia, to the Supreme Court
  • What was behind Trump's decision to fire acting Attorney General Sally Yates?
  • What, then, is a boy? Boy Scouts will now accept transgender "boys" into membership