Public Policy Insights
Children as young as seven and eight years - old are crossing into the United States by themselves. In conjunction with San Bernardino County and Catholic Charities of San Diego, the Diocese of San Bernardino are at the helm assisting with this humanitarian crisis.
Physician-Assisted suicide bill aims to remove abuse "safeguards," asking Congress to oppose the Equality Act, and promoting justice at the California Catholic Conference in this week's Insights.
Newsom delivers State of the State; a pastoral message from U.S. Bishops on COVID-19 anniversary and their response to the passage of American Rescue Act; vaccination clinics for farmworkers; and one of the oldest CA missions gets a restoration grant in this week's Insights.
Working on funding for the CalFresh Outreach Program; a bill that aims to declare religious services "essential"; increased vaccine availability; the year of St. Joseph and prayer for Pope Francis' visit to Iraq in this week's Insights.
The CCC is closely vetting more than 2,400 introduced bills; EANS funding for private schools should be available soon; Pope Francis' message about suffering; opposing the federal 'Equality Act,' and the morally acceptable Johnson & Johnson vaccine in this week's Insights.
The U.S. Supreme Court rules church services can resume; Kathleen Domingo named new CCC Executive Director; supporting COVID relief bill; National Marriage Week, and Lenten resources in this week’s Insights.
The CCC initiates a year-long 50th-anniversary celebration, World Day of the sick; a COVID-19 webinar with Dr. David Chavira; California EITC awareness, and the CRJN's new free Restorative Justice certificate program in this week's Insights.
Bishops urging all to get vaccinated; CA extends the eviction moratorium; Pope asks all to ‘verify’ information before sharing, and Catholic Social Ministry Gathering and Religious Education Congress both virtual this year in this week’s Insights.
The pope and bishops respond to the inauguration of President Biden; events for life taking place throughout the state; Catholic Schools Week, and viewpoints from Bishops Soto and Brennan in this week's Insights.
Governor Newsom releases his initial budget, providing hope, compassion, and support to the most vulnerable during the pandemic; U.S. Bishops call for an end to federal executions, and Pope Francis receives the first shot of the COVID-19 vaccine in this week’s Insights.