Pope's historic address to Congress could spark controversy

September 24, 2015 10:31 AM

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Pope's historic address to Congress could spark controversy

Pope Francis makes history Thursday as the first pontiff ever to address a joint meeting of Congress and, like everything else on Capitol Hill, his views are being put through the political filter, reports CBS News correspondent Nancy Cordes.

In his remarks at the White House Wednesday, Francis did not shy away from politically heated topics, commending President Obama for his climate change fight and for using his roots to stress the importance of immigration.

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