Repealing the Johnson Amendment will create a loophole in campaign disclosure laws; nonpartisanship is a cornerstone principle that has strengthened the public’s trust of the charitable community.
Expenditure of public treasury funds for the Baptist Convention would advance its religious purpose in violation of the U.S. Constitution.
“The problem is churches that are businesses making a profit. Operate a church as a for-profit entity, but file returns and pay taxes.”
As millions of Americans go hungry, federal government pays about $20 billion in cash annually to farmers and farmland owners that primarily benefit corporate agriculture.
A group of House Republicans have announced their intent to propose legislation to give conservatives groups legal cover to continue discriminating against same-sex couples.