John T. James is an associate professor and director of the Institute for Catholic Education at Saint Louis University and is a former member of the Public Policy Committee of the Missouri Catholic Conference.

Kendra Espinoza, center, stands with her daughters Naomi and Sarah outside the U.S. Supreme Court on Jan. 22. Ms. Espinoza is the lead plaintiff in a case that could have major implications for the future of Catholic schools. (AP Photo/Jessica Gresko)
Politics & Society Short Take
John T. JamesJanuary 27, 2020
Can a state offer tax credits to help fund scholarships to Catholic schools? The Supreme Court could say yes, writes John T. James, if it can get past a notorious amendment in 37 state constitutions.