• Bush legacy to be shaped by faith-based programs

    January 13 2009 by Adelle M. Banks, Religion News Service | with 0 comments

    To hear Jean Patterson Cushman tell it, President Bush's faith-based initiative has been critical for her Baltimore organization that helps ex-prisoners find new jobs. Infused with $2.3 million in grant money from a Department of Labor initiative, Cushman's group, Episcopal Community Services of Maryland, has moved from helping 50 men and women a year to 200.    

  • Atheists file suit over National Day of Prayer

    October 7 2008 by Brittney Bain, Religion News Service | with 0 comments

    A Wisconsin-based group of atheists and agnostics has filed suit against President Bush over the federal law designating a National Day of Prayer.