The Common Good

Catholic, Evangelicals Team Up Against House GOP On Immigration

Source: NBC News
Date: February 26, 2014

In a move they called a first, Roman Catholic bishops and evangelical leaders joined together to pressure the House to pass immigration reform this year.

The religious leaders sent an open letter to House members Wednesday, saying “we can no longer delay fixing the (immigration) system.”...

“Even if we have different political sensibilities, we are united around this cause,” said Jim Wallis, president of Sojourners and a leader of the Evangelical Immigration Table.