He's extending more progressive entanglements as he has accepted a position with "America" magazine as its Washington correspondent. You might all recall that one of Pope Benedict's first actions was to purge America of its editor, Fr Thomas Reese, S.J. - you know, the Jesuit who recently opined that "Contraception is a lot cheaper than live births, especially if the live births are problematic."
Actually, this seems rather appropriate - the "marriage made in he_________". You fill in the blank as you deem appropriate.