The Democratic vice presidential nominee opposed same-sex marriage until 2005
Hispanic Catholics are solidly behind Hilary Clinton but white members of the faithful are split on whether to support her or her Republican rival
Six states have already legalised same-sex marriage, while 30 states have passed laws prohibiting it
Pontiff congratulates US president on his re-election in a telegram that has not fully been made public
The tragedy is not just that Obama has been a bad president; it’s that Romney would have been a good one
The National Catholic Reporter is consistently supportive of the President; but what else do you expect?