2017 Issues in Brief

catholic conf logo 1797“What are the main issues this year?” That is probably the most frequent question we receive from individuals, pastors, and diocesan and parish public policy committees. The New York State Catholic Conference advocates on a wide variety of issues every year, but some inevitably rise to the surface as top priorities. Below are printable PDF “Issue in Brief” papers designed to serve as a resource for advocates at the local level. Each paper is a basic primer of a key issue facing the Catholic Conference this legislative session.