Catholic Church

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A recent study shows Republicans -- the group that elected Purdue University President Mitch Daniels to two terms as governor -- have a souring view of whether higher education is worth it anymore.

So on this edition of WBAA's Monthly Conversation With Mitch Daniels, we ask him why conservatives might see college as less of a good influence, even as Democrats see it as more and more worthwhile.

Barbara Brosher/Indiana Public Broadcasting

There are more than 140 Roman Catholic womenpriests worldwide.

But the Catholic Church doesn’t recognize them because of a longstanding policy that forbids the ordination of women.

As Indiana Public Broadcasting’s Barbara Brosher reports, some hope a new commission Pope Francis formed will lead to change.

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