Build Back Better Negotiations Take Dramatic Turn

By: Christopher Findlay

December 23, 2021

Senator Manchin made the surprise announcement on Sunday that he could not vote for the Build Back Better Act, which will force a large-scale rewrite of the legislation.

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Tis the Season to Find Purpose Through Spiritual Reading

December 22, 2021

The Christmas season is a natural time to reflect on our own lives and the experiences of others. The holiday season brings a renewed sense of faith for many and sparks a curiosity in learning more about the world in which we live. While Christmas is generally a time of..

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Donor Spotlight: Jeff and Pam Thiemann

December 15, 2021

A story of faith and service around the world Jeff and Pam are college sweethearts. They met at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology at orientation the week before their freshman year and hit it off right away. Church was a big part of their lives growing up and college was..

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Internship Reflections: Izzy Mack

December 14, 2021

By: Izzy Mack

Isabel “Izzy” Mack reflects on her time in D.C. with Lutheran Services in America.

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Congress Reaches Agreement on Debt Limit Increase and Defense Policy Bill

December 10, 2021

Updated Dec. 15, 2021 Following the passage of legislation that allows Democrats to raise the debt limit and avoid a federal default on the nation’s debt by circumventing a GOP filibuster in the Senate, Congress voted on Tuesday to increase the debt ceiling by $2.5 trillion. Final passage of a..

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