4,000+ faith leaders ask lawmakers to keep Johnson Amendment

4,000+ faith leaders ask lawmakers to keep Johnson Amendment

From BJC Staff Reports More than 4,000 faith leaders from all 50 states are calling on Congress to keep the “Johnson Amendment,” the part of the tax code that protects houses of worship and other tax-exempt 501(c)(3) organizations from being pressured by politicians...
U.S. Supreme Court dismisses travel ban case

U.S. Supreme Court dismisses travel ban case

By Gregory Korte and Richard Wolf, USA Today; Additional material provided by BJC Staff Reports WASHINGTON (USA Today with BJC Staff Reports) – The U.S. Supreme Court dismissed a major challenge to President Donald J. Trump’s travel ban on Muslim-majority countries...