Catholic Group Backs Gun Control

A prominent organization representing U.S. Catholic hospitals and other Catholic health services is pressing for action to curb the nation’s gun violence. The Catholic Health Association of the United States (CHA) says it has joined an interfaith coalition urging lawmakers to craft a “meaningful, national response” to gun violence. Often … Continue reading

Enviro. Group Pushes Climate Action in Obama’s 2nd Term

While a debate over new gun control seems certain to overshadow the early days of President Obama’s second term, a prominent environmental group in Washington is seeking to keep action on climate change firmly on the agenda. The National Resources Defense Council (NRDC) cites three new reports, which confirm that: … Continue reading