Currents News full broadcast for Tues, 1/19/21 (Catholic news)

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Currents News reports secular and religious news from the Catholic perspective.

Some of the top stories on this newscast:

Parents and teachers left shocked and blindsided by the city’s decision to cut more than 100 universal pre-k programs – including five at Catholic schools across the Diocese of Brooklyn.

Preparing for Inauguration Day – as worries of a peaceful transition has the entire nation on edge, tens of thousands of National Guard troops are on high alert in the Nation’s Capital.

Then, in one of his final acts, President Trump orders the creation of a National Garden that honors – among others – several saints and others on the path to sainthood.