A bill from Sen. Roy Blunt (R., Mo.), titled the Federal Disaster Assistance Nonprofit Fairness Act, was included in the recently passed Bipartisan Budget Act of 2018, making houses of worship permanently eligible for Federal Emergency Management Public assistance grants.
Sen. Roy Blunt (R., Mo.) on Tuesday sponsored a resolution establishing Jan. 16, 2018 as Religious Freedom Day.
Republican Sens. Roy Blunt (Mo.), John Cornyn (Texas), Ted Cruz (Texas), and James Lankford (Okla.) on Monday introduced a bill that would make houses of worship eligible for the Federal Emergency Management Agency’s Public Assistance program grants.
Republican Sen. Roy Blunt will retain his seat in the Senate after his Democratic challenger Jason Kander conceded the race Tuesday night.
Twenty-seven-year-old Meriam Ibrahim, a Sudanese woman on death row had her death sentence canceled and will be released from captivity in Sudan, the Associated Press reported Monday.