CCI Radio Hour: May 20, 2019

CCI Radio Hour: May 20, 2019

May 20, 2019 show Greg Schleppenbach, associate director of pro-life activities at the USCCB, joins Bob to talk about conscience protections afforded by new rules recently issued by the federal Department of Health and Human Services. Next, Stanley Carlson-Thies,...
CCI takes aim at predatory car title lending rates

CCI takes aim at predatory car title lending rates

The Catholic Conference of Illinois is urging support of House Bill 2468, which cracks down on exorbitant interest rates for car title loans. The legislation calls for interest rates on loans taken out against the title of a motor vehicle to be capped at 36%. As one...
Illinois Catholic dioceses respond to report issued today

Illinois Catholic dioceses respond to report issued today

The Catholic dioceses of Illinois issued the following statements regarding a report issued today by attorneys Jeff Anderson and Marc Pearlman. The report lists the names of clerics and laypeople they say have been accused of the sexual abuse of minors and have served...
CCI issues statement on Senate committee passage of SB 1594

CCI issues statement on Senate committee passage of SB 1594

It is truly tragic the Senate Public Health Committee today approved Senate Bill 1594, which seeks to repeal the Illinois Parental Notice of Abortion Act. Since this law went into effect, the incidence of abortions among minors has dropped 57 percent in Illinois. Why...