Religious conservatives mixed on Trump’s order targeting birth control, church involvement in politics

Depending on your point of view, Trump’s executive order is an important step to protect religious liberty, licenses religious groups to practice discrimination, or doesn’t go far enough in any direction.

Lobbyists Funnel Cash To Democrats Amid Push To Pass Trump Bills

Corporate lobbyists are taking on a larger role in the Democratic Party’s fundraising efforts as it seeks to regain control of Congress, according to documents reviewed by MapLight and International Business Times. The cash infusion comes as House Democrats face pressure to break from their party and support Trump administration initiatives that could benefit the lobbyists’…