Morning Buzz | Pope Francis Comes to Washington


In today’s buzz, the pope meets with President Obama, plus former Catholics are more likely to hold positive views of the pope than of the Catholic Church.

Morning Buzz | Pope Francis Will Spend Most of His Time Visiting Places with Few Hispanic Catholics


In today’s buzz, presidential hopeful Bernie Sanders speaks at Liberty University, plus Americans still question President Obama’s religion.

Listen to PRRI CEO Robert P. Jones Talk About Pope Francis and American Catholics on Interfaith Voices


PRRI CEO Robert P. Jones speaks to NPR host Maureen Fiedler about American Catholics ahead of the pope’s visit to the U.S.

Where Washington, D.C., NYC, and Philadelphia Catholics Differ—and Where They Agree


Ahead of Pope Francis’ trip to the U.S., we take a look at where Catholics in each of the cities he will visit stand on key policy issues.

Morning Buzz | Pope Francis: Priests Can Forgive Women Who Have Had Abortions


In today’s buzz, the UN confirms the Temple of Bel is destroyed, plus the Supreme Court rules against Ky. clerk who refused to issue same-sex marriage licenses.

American Catholics on the Issues by Religious Attendance


PRRI’s latest survey highlighted important racial and ethnic divides in the U.S. Catholic population — and new analysis shows that Catholics are divided by religious participation as well.

Morning Buzz | Francis Faces Divided U.S. Catholic Population


In today’s buzz, Buddhism and same-sex marriage, and the 10-year anniversary of Hurricane Katrina.

Morning Buzz | “God Squad” Pushes for Iran Deal


In today’s buzz, an elite boarding school’s unsavory sexual culture, plus GOP presidential hopeful Ben Carson’s complicated stance on abortion.

Map: American Attitudes on the Legality and Availability of Abortion Nationwide


Using the American Values Atlas, we look at where Americans in every state stand on the legality and availability of abortion.

Morning Buzz | Eight in Ten Same-sex Supporters Predict SCOTUS Will Overturn State Bans


In today’s buzz, America’s prediction on SCOTUS same-sex marriage ruling, plus Putin shows up late to meet the pope.