News / Updates

Open Position at the KS Catholic Conference: LEGISLATIVE ASSISTANT

October 11, 2017 | Posted in News/Updates

To download a pdf of this job listing, click here.   Organization: The Kansas Catholic Conference (KCC) is the public policy arm of the Catholic Church in Kansas and serves the state’s four Catholic bishops from an office located in Topeka. Position Description: The Legislative Assistant has a wide variety of responsibilities.  The primary responsibility […]

Pro-“Choice”….Except When It Comes to Education

Members of the Kansas Legislature have much to concern themselves with this year.  A long-term fix to the state’s budget woes continues to elude lawmakers’ grasp.  Proposals for major changes to tax and health care policy are on the table.  Yet for some legislators, there is no issue more pressing than the need to kill […]

Bishops Submit Testimony Supporting Medicaid Expansion, Also Express Strong Reservations

The four Kansas bishops submitted testimony to the Senate Public Health and Welfare Committee on behalf of Medicaid Expansion. Click here to read the bishops’ testimony.

Kansas Bishops Release Statement on Refugees and Immigration

Joint Statement of the Kansas Bishops on Refugees and Immigration   In recent years our Nation has experienced painful acts of violence and terrorism.  Following the 9/11 attacks on the World Trade Center it has become clear that there are those outside as well as inside our borders who wish to harm us.  Indeed, the […]

The Gorsuch Nomination: Prelude to Armageddon

February 10, 2017 | Posted in News/Updates

The nomination of Neil Gorsuch to the United States Supreme Court has been cause for great excitement on the part of Americans concerned about life, marriage, and religious freedom.  The very fact that his nomination represents a moment of such triumph, however, should also serve as a sobering reminder that our constitutional order is very […]

Trump Refugee Policy Draws Response from US Bishops

January 30, 2017 | | Posted in The Issues

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Bishops Applaud Reinstatement of “Mexico City Policy”

January 24, 2017 | | Posted in The Issues

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