House committees have one more week to hear bills. Committee reports must pass the House by Tuesday, February 19. The Senate has a little longer; Committees have until Wednesday, February 20 for hearings and reports due by Thursday, February 21.Read more →
This week was a busy week regarding bills ICC is following. Hearings were held and some bills moved to the floor. Last bills to be introduced passed first reading this week and were assigned to committees. Approximately 1300 bills have been filed this year, not including resolutions. In the Senate just under 650 bills and the House just under 700 bills.Read more →
Interfaith Immigration Coalition offers Advent, Christmas ReflectionsRead more →
"We need to participate for the common good. Sometimes we hear: a good Catholic is not interested in politics. This is not true: good Catholics immerse themselves in politics by offering the best of themselves so that the leader can govern." - Pope Francis, 9/16/13Read more →
Pilgrimage to the
Shrine of the Passion of Christ.
Sunday, Oct 21
9:30am - 5:30pm
St. John’s, Indiana
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Many are talking about the latest topic in the immigration – family separation at the border. Here is a resource to help understand the costs and concerns raised by the Church and many others.
What is the problem with family separation? Why is the Church opposed to this new U.S.
policy? What are the costs?