Pope Francis Makes Historic Congressional Address

WASHINGTON, Sep 23, 2015. The First Lady, Pope Francis and President Obama. (Photo by: Joseph Difazio/BUNS)
Written by Paul Dudley

For the first time ever, a pontiff addressed Congress–Pope Francis focused on abortion, climate change, immigration and religious extremism in his 50-minute speech to the Senate today. Urging partnership over division, the Pope called for action from American lawmakers on some of the most pressing issues of the day. Paul Dudley reports from D.C.

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