Monday, Oct 16, 2017

Oct. 16, 2017 show

Jak Tichenor, interim director of the Paul Simon Public Policy Institute at Southern Illinois University at Carbondale, joins Bob to talk about the political fallout from Gov. Bruce Rauner's decision to sign into law legislation that authorizes taxpayer-funded abortions after pledging to veto it. Next, Tony Cube with the USCCB’s Justice for Immigrants talks about the latest developments on the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program. Then, Joyce Duriga, editor of the Chicago Catholic, discusses her new book – “Helen Prejean: Death Row’s Nun.” Finally, Susan Walker talks about the McHenry County nonprofit organization she founded called Rest in His Arms, which provides funerals and burials for abandoned and deceased infants.