- Dec 8, 2019
For a Catholic witness on religious freedom to be effective, it must be consistent and apply across the board, lest it seem mere confessional self-interest.
Farmers rarely have an easy year, let alone an easy life. But 2019 has so far been one for the record books.
The new congress is a mixed-bag for Catholic organizations.
The farm bill that passed both houses of Congress by wide margins has been praised by Catholic groups.
With House passage of a new five-year farm bill in the rearview mirror and passage of a Senate version looming straight ahead, it’s going to take a House-Senate conference committee to reconcile what is turning out to be considerably different versions of the farm bill.