USCCB 2012 Labor Day Statement: “Placing Work and Workers at the Center of Economic Life”

In a powerful Labor Day statement the nation’s Catholic Bishops through Bishop Stephen E. Blaire have called upon the nations leaders to focus on the poorest among us and have renewed their strong support for labor unions. They chide our political leaders for their focus on “deficits and debt” but note that the public hears “almost nothing about the moral imperative to overcome pervasive poverty in a nation still blessed with substantial economic resources and power.” Read the Statement ยป