Death Penalty

Morning Buzz | Vatican Does Not Deny, Confirm Kim Davis-Pope Francis Meeting


In today’s buzz, a case for why voting should be a requirement, plus why televangelists are Donald Trump’s saving grace.

Morning Buzz | 2014 Election Turnout Lowest in U.S. Census History


In today’s buzz, graduation rates from nearly every school district, plus TLC cancels “19 Kids and Counting” after Josh Duggar’s molestation confessions.

Morning Buzz | Texas Attorney General Says County Clerks Can Refuse Gay Couples


In today’s buzz, the Texas attorney general on same-sex marriage licenses, plus SCOTUS on lethal injection and toxic emissions.

Morning Buzz | White Evangelical Protestants Have Outsized Influence in Early Primary States


In today’s buzz, Obama says faith groups are key in combatting poverty, and Pope Francis calls the weapons business an “industry of death.”

Morning Buzz | New Report: Attitudes on Same-sex Marriage by Religious Affiliation


In today’s buzz, the divide between principles, practice in support for environmental protection, plus a majority says Boston bomber should face death penalty.

Morning Buzz | Obama Administration May Take Immigration Reform to SCOTUS


In today’s buzz, each state’s gay marriage stance, the diversity of pastors’ facial hair, and the Obama administration may bring immigration reform to SCOTUS.

Morning Buzz | Survey: 44% Support Death Penalty, 48% Prison with No Parole


In today’s buzz, Obama supports banning gay conversion therapy, and just thinking about Buddhism makes you more compassionate.

Support for Death Penalty by Religious Affiliation


Overall, 44 percent of Americans support the death penalty, while 48 percent support life in prison with parole for those convicted of murder.

Morning Buzz | Pope Francis Calls Death Penalty “Unacceptable”


In today’s buzz, a small township in PA rejected an application for Islamic cemetery, and the last day to register for the release of our new survey.

Morning Buzz | Legislation Would Require Airmen to Say “So Help Me God” During Oaths


In today’s buzz, Senator Ted Cruz signals desire to appeal to evangelical voters, and Italian pizza shop owner delivers pizza to Pope Francis in his popemobile.