NETWORK's vision for 2020, entitled Mend the Gaps. The seeks more equal policies on issues like taxes, income, women and families, voting and democracy. health care. immigration. and housing.
"In an election year, it is crucial that this message be heard and
heeded because we know that when people at the economic margins do
better, we all do better. We will bring the bus to both the Republican and Democratic Conventions
where we will educate people on the gaps that we are experiencing in
our society and NETWORK’s proactive policy strategy that can bridge
those divides," said the Catholic Social Justice Lobby."
"Our goal is to bring a politics of inclusion to divided
places, change the conversation to mending the vast economic and social
divides in our country, and counter political incivility with our
message of inclusion," added NETWORK.
July 17-19) and in Philadelphia for Democratic Party's National Convention (July 26-29). There will be opportunities for residents in each of the communities visited by the bus to interact with Sister Simone Campbell and others who are taking part in the tour. See full schedule