WASHINGTON, D.C. — U.S. Senator Tim Kaine met with Pope Francis and Archbishop Paul Gallagher Wednesday at the Vatican. During the meeting, Kaine’s office said they discussed the Catholic Church’s role in addressing global refugees and the migrant crisis. While in Rome, Kaine will participate in a discussion focused on Latin American issues and attend a discussion on refugees and asylum seekers with the Jesuit Refugee Service.
According to Senator Kaine’s office, he will travel to London later this week where he will address the Royal Institute of International Affairs on Friday. This address will focus on the importance of the Truman Doctrine, strategic challenges facing the United States, the future of the trans-Atlantic partnership, and the importance of America’s leadership role in the changing world.
You can watch Senator Kaine live at 7:30 Friday morning here as he speaks at the Chatham House.