Faith News
Dennis Sadowski - Catholic News ServiceMarch 22, 2019
With divided government, the budget debate from now through the start of the fiscal year on Oct. 1, and perhaps later, may become contentious as congressional committee hearings shape how tax dollars are spent.
Politics & Society News
Dennis Sadowski - Catholic News ServiceMarch 14, 2019
"I think it's more critical than ever for the public, for those of us working in the field, to stay engaged on the issues and remain motivated and committed to freeing the world of nuclear weapons."
Faith News
Dennis Sadowski - Catholic News ServiceMarch 11, 2019
Four Catholic Relief Service staff members on their way to a training session in Nairobi, Kenya, were among the passengers aboard an Ethiopian Airlines flight that crashed moments after takeoff in the east African nation.
Politics & Society News
Dennis Sadowski - Catholic News ServiceMarch 07, 2019
A campaign by faith-based investors and investment networks, spearheaded by a New York congregation of women religious, led the nation's largest consumer bank to announce it intended to stop investing in private prison firms.
Politics & Society News
Dennis Sadowski - Catholic News ServiceFebruary 28, 2019
A broad investor coalition involving religious orders, labor unions and state pension funds that control more than $3 trillion in assets is working with the nation's leading drug distributors as corporate annual meeting season nears.
Politics & Society News
Dennis Sadowski - Catholic News ServiceJanuary 17, 2019
In a recent Marist College survey, 61% of respondents who identify as "pro-choice" were not against some restrictions concerning abortion. The poll, taken in January 2019, is an annual event sponsored by the Knights of Columbus detailing Americans' views in the run-up to the yearly March for Life
Politics & Society News Analysis
Dennis Sadowski - Catholic News ServiceDecember 31, 2018
Catholic organizations called for greater personal responsibility in tackling climate change and stepped up their advocacy in opposing the rollback of U.S. environmental regulations during the last year.
Faith News Analysis
Dennis Sadowski - Catholic News ServiceDecember 31, 2018
Pope Francis' repeated invitations to practice mercy and charity have become the focus of efforts to defuse the widespread polarization that has wracked society and has crossed into Catholic circles.
Politics & Society News
Dennis Sadowski - Catholic News ServiceDecember 10, 2018
Nearly two dozen Catholic entities have joined other investors in urging major oil and natural gas producing companies to oppose the Environmental Protection Agency's proposed rollback of standards governing greenhouse gas emissions.
Politics & Society News
Dennis Sadowski - Catholic News ServiceNovember 30, 2018
"We really have to wake up and get serious about tackling this issue, particularly reducing our energy consumption and reducing greenhouse gas emissions."