My journey as a lobbyist for the National Advocacy Center
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My journey as a lobbyist for the National Advocacy Center

My journey as a lobbyist for the National Advocacy Center (NAC) of the Sisters of the Good Shepherd began when I interviewed for the job more than 12 years ago. I remember my joy when Sr. Gayle Crumbley called to say I was selected for the job.  I had had extensive experience as a lobbyist…

Road to Justice: anti-immigrant policies
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Road to Justice: anti-immigrant policies

This blog on anti-immigrant policies is the first of an occasional series of articles focusing on social justice issues that the National Advocacy Center addresses as part of its ongoing mission. In announcing his candidacy in 2015, Donald Trump claimed that Mexico was sending “people that have lots of problems …They’re bringing drugs. They’re bringing…

NAC Director goes to Honduras to stand in solidarity with the people of Honduras
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NAC Director goes to Honduras to stand in solidarity with the people of Honduras

Standing in solidarity with the people of Honduras was a matter of doing the right thing as far as Larry Couch was concerned. As Director of the Good Shepherd National Advocacy Center, he traveled to Honduras in February as part of a 50-member International Emergency Faith Delegation. This is his story. I was intrigued when…