The White House reacts to the San Bernardino shooting – Lauren Ashburn has that report. House Speaker Paul Ryan lays out his vision for the Republican Party – Wyatt Goolsby has more. Jason Calvi introduces us to a Chinese woman who says abolishing China’s one-child policy isn’t so simple. A Green Beret, Michael Waltz, joins us in studio to discuss whether the U.S. is protected enough from terror attacks. In an interview published this week, Pope Francis repeats his theme of “tenderness” – National Catholic Register’s Edward Pentin speaks with us from Rome. Rabbi David Saperstein, Ambassador at Large for International Religious Freedom, tells us about his recent trip to The Middle East and religious persecution worldwide. What are the risks of altering genes? The New Atlantis’ Brendan Foht shares more. And Catherine Szeltner introduces us to a group bringing The Holy Family to the Nation’s Capital in a Live Nativity Procession.