New Budget Allows Taxpayer Funds to Rebuild Houses of Worship

New Budget Allows Taxpayer Funds to Rebuild Houses of Worship

Written by Don Byrd After the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) changed its policy earlier this year to make houses of worship and other religious institutions eligible for taxpayer aid to rebuild following a natural disaster, Congress has now made it...
Court Upholds FEMA Policy Barring Grants to Houses of Worship

Court Upholds FEMA Policy Barring Grants to Houses of Worship

Written by Don Byrd A federal judge in Texas has denied a motion filed by plaintiff churches seeking an injunction against the Federal Emergency Management Agency’s (FEMA) policy prohibiting disaster aid grants to facilities established primarily for religious...