It has been almost a year since the tragedy in Newtown, CT we still do not have a federal law that requires any background check before most gun purchases.
FAN members have been participating in the "Fast4Families: A Call for Immigration Reform and Citizenship" since day one.
FAN is coordinating with Franciscans and faith groups across country and in D.C. in support of comprehensive immigration reform by participating in Fast4Families.
On Veterans’ Day, as our nation remembers with gratitude the thousands of men and women who have died during wars since WWI, Franciscan Action Network remembers especially immigrants from many countries who have given their lives in military service to our nation.
Join us! At the invitation of Faith in Public Life, FAN joins the fast for comprehensive immigration reform.
Saturday, November 9th, Franciscan Action Network is proud to support a day long forum entitled, "Where Justice and Mercy Meet: Catholic Opposition to the Death Penalty" with keynote speaker, Sr. Helen Prejean, author of "Dead Man Walking."
FAN Executive Director, Patrick Carolan will be helping to kick off a Fast for Immigration Reform event on Nov. 12 in front of the Capitol.
FAN Executive Director, Patrick Carolan tackles the issue of Money in Politics and how it influences policy decisions.