Public Witness

This page contains testimony, CCK position statements, resolutions, homilies, and other resources prepared for use in public ways to promote the Church’s teaching on human life and social justice with the hope of influencing public policy. Witnesses generally appear before committees of the Kentucky General Assembly. Resolutions and other documents are generally distributed to the press and through various other means.

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Bishops’ Statement on Passage of HB 563 – School Choice
The Bishops of Kentucky have issued the following statement following the passage of HB 563. A PDF copy of the statement may be downloaded by clicking here. We applaud the Kentucky legislature for the passage of House Bill 563. This legislation provides more opportunities for parents with limited financial means to decide where their children […]

KY House Passes Educational Choice Bill for Public and Certain Non-Public School Families
House Republicans recently combined Education Opportunity Account legislation with another bill, HB 563, that deals with enrollment at public schools, and considered the combined bills for a vote today. But the new HB 563 initially prohibited Catholic school and other non-public school families from receiving tuition assistance. Thankfully, Rep. Matt Lockett put forth a floor […]

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