The United States Conference of Catholic Bishops has proceeded with a plan that would deny communion to public figures who support abortion rights, setting up a potential public rebuke of President Joe Biden.
ABC Action News in-depth reporter Anthony Hill highlighted why this day continues to be so important to many African Americans today, and he took a closer look at the push to make Juneteenth a state holiday, following the bill President Biden signed Thursday making Juneteenth a Federal Holiday.
A divided conference of U.S. Roman Catholic bishops announced on Friday that they had voted to draft a statement on Holy Communion that may admonish Catholic politicians, including President Joe Biden, who support abortion rights. This report produced by Freddie Joyner.
Drugmakers on Thursday said U.S. President Joe Biden's support for waiving patents of COVID-19 vaccines could disrupt a fragile supply chain and that rich countries should instead share more generously..