Tag: Catholic Charities USA

Catholic agencies disappointed by court’s order limiting immigrant aid

Catholic agencies disappointed by court’s order limiting immigrant aid

| Carol Zimmermann | January 28, 2020 | 0 Comments

The U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops, Catholic Charities USA and the Catholic Legal Immigration Network, known as CLINIC, expressed disappointment with the Supreme Court’s Jan. 27 order allowing the Trump administration to go forward with a new rule meant to limit immigrants’ use of government benefit programs.

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Court upholds Trump’s travel ban, says directive within president’s scope

Court upholds Trump’s travel ban, says directive within president’s scope

| June 26, 2018 | 0 Comments

In a 5-4 decision June 26, the U.S. Supreme Court upheld President Donald Trump’s travel ban on people entering the U.S. from some Muslim-majority countries, saying the president’s action was within his power.

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Hundreds of calls come in at USCCB HQ seeking to foster detained kids

Hundreds of calls come in at USCCB HQ seeking to foster detained kids

| June 25, 2018 | 0 Comments

Maybe it was the request by the Pentagon for 20,000 mattresses as military bases become, at least partly, shelters for detained border crossers.

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Special collection coming for archdiocese parishes to assist Hurricane Harvey victims

Special collection coming for archdiocese parishes to assist Hurricane Harvey victims

| September 1, 2017 | 0 Comments

Parishes in the Archdiocese of St. Paul and Minneapolis will take a special collection Sept. 9-10 to help Hurricane Harvey victims.

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Jan. 16-17 special collection to aid flood victims

Jan. 16-17 special collection to aid flood victims

| January 12, 2016 | 0 Comments

Catholics in the Archdiocese of St. Paul and Minneapolis have an opportunity to help people in the Midwest and southern states after late December rains caused severe flooding.

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