Claire Markham is the Associate Director of the Faith and Progressive Policy Initiative at the Center for American Progress.
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Friday, September 02, 2016
Paul Ryan Says the Catholic Charity Model Is the Solution to Poverty. Catholics Disagree.
Earlier this week, Speaker Paul Ryan and Senator Ron Johnson, both of Wisconsin, penned an op-ed stating—once again—their belief that charity and individual responsibility are the key to fighting poverty. “This is how you fight poverty: person to person,” they write . To illustrate their point,...