Sunday, December 4, 2011

You May Have Missed This

Again, our country -- with Republicans controlling the United States House of Representatives -- finds itself embroiled in a church-state issue.

The program of awarding federal grants to religious-based, non-profit organizations is currently under review by the House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform. The question before the committee is whether religious-based, non-profit groups can use the money from government grants awarded them to advance their religious agenda.

You can read the details of this brouhaha in the Los Angeles Times article, "When faith is a barrier to care."

"When faith is a barrier to care." Editorial. Los Angeles Times 1 December, 2011, online edition.

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