Historic Moments

‘Son of an Immigrant Family’ Pope Francis Gets a White House Welcome

‘Son of an Immigrant Family’ Pope Francis Gets a White House Welcome

Pope Francis began his first full day in Washington, D.C., with a welcoming ceremony at the White House, where an audience of 15,000 crowded the South Lawn. Francis does not address Congress until Thursday, but already he is giving Republicans reason to grind their teeth, introducing himself as “the son of an immigrant family,” and […]