United States – Jesuits and Religious leaders call for a Faithful Budget

Standing in stark contrast to partisan federal budget proposals in the United States that seek first to address a bottom line instead of the nation’s needs and priorities, on March 22, the Jesuit Conference joined religious leaders and faith-based organizations from across the U.S. in unveiling a “Faithful Budget” proposal for congressional consideration. The Priorities for a Faithful Budget is a set of comprehensive and compassionate budget principles that will protect the common good, value each individual and help lift the burden on the poor. Read The Faithful Budget in its entirety.