Day: February 24, 2020

Supreme Court to decide if foster care agencies can snub gay, lesbian couples due to religious objections

WASHINGTON – The Supreme Court agreed Monday to decide if foster care agencies can turn down gay and lesbian couples, an indication that the court’s conservative majority may be ready to give religious objectors greater freedom to skirt laws with which they disagree. The dispute from Philadelphia is another in […]

‘Truly shameful’: Pro-Israel AIPAC slams Sanders after he says conference is platform for ‘bigotry’

WASHINGTON – Sen. Bernie Sanders drew the ire of the American Israel Public Affairs Committee and its supporters after he announced he would not attend the lobbying group’s annual conference because he said the organization gives a platform for “bigotry.”  Sanders – who now leads the presidential pack in […]