Equal Treatment for Religious Expression after Colorado Christian University v. Weaver

February 16, 2009
The Bush Administration conceived the so-called “Faith-Based Initiative” to leverage the eff orts of religious organizations in addressing various social and educational needs. The initiative refl ects in part the principle that religious organizations, in exercising their call to serve others, often share with the government a common purpose. This principle resonates with President Obama and he is continuing the initiative, albeit with some changes....