Pope Francis to address Congress on US visit

Pope Francis, who helped broker talks between the U.S. and Cuba and has delved into other politically contentious issues, will address Congress when he visits the U.S. in September, House Speaker John Boehner said.

He will speak to lawmakers on ...

The real big speech? The pope might visit Congress

WASHINGTON -- Hours before he took the podium, whatever President Barack Obama said Tuesday night was getting eclipsed on the Hill by all the excited chatter about the next person likely to speak before a joint meeting of Congress.

Expectations ...