Press Release

Press Release: NETWORK Welcomes New Board Members

FOR RELEASE: April 30, 2014

CONTACT: Stephanie Niedringhaus, 202-347-9797 x224,

Washington DC: NETWORK is pleased to welcome seven new Board Members. Each brings unique and valuable gifts that will contribute greatly to our work for social and economic justice. We are grateful for their presence.

NETWORK, A National Catholic Social Justice Lobby

Press Release: NETWORK Presents Capitol Hill Briefings on Pope Francis in Preparation for Papal Meeting with President Obama

FOR RELEASE: March 25, 2014                                                                           

Press Advisory: NETWORK Presents Congressional Briefing on Pope Francis in Preparation for President Obama’s Visit

FOR RELEASE: March 21, 2014                                              
CONTACT: Stephanie Niedringhaus, 202-347-9797 x224,

Press Release: Sister Simone Campbell Calls for Raise in Minimum Wage at U.S. Capitol Press Conference

FOR RELEASE: March 5, 2014                                                                           

Press Release: Today’s Shameful Refusal to Extend Emergency Unemployment Insurance

FOR RELEASE: February 6, 2014                                                                           

Press Release: NETWORK Marks Fiftieth Anniversary of President Johnson’s War on Poverty

Exactly 50 years ago today, President Lyndon Johnson announced that his administration was declaring a War on Poverty. As he said that day, “The richest nation on earth can afford to win [this war]. We cannot afford to lose it.” He was right. Read more

Press Release: NETWORK Responds to Budget Agreement

NETWORK’s reaction to the current congressional budget deal can best be described as decidedly mixed. Read more