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Dr. Mikulich Comments on the Supreme Court's Lethal Injection Decision

"[Lethal injection] violates basic human dignity, and by imposing that kind of torture, it diminishes all of us. It dehumanizes us."

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Dr. Mikulich Discusses the Death Penalty on WWL’s Tommy Tucker Program

06/30/15: Dr. Mikulich spoke with WWL's Tommy Tucker on the Supreme Court's recent lethal injection decision.

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Status of State Medicaid Expansion in 2015

The Center on Budget and Policy Priorities illustrates the state of Medicaid expansion throughout the United States.

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Another Victory for the Right to Health Care

Today, the U.S. Supreme Court upheld a key provision of the Affordable Care Act, ruling in a 6-3 decision that the federal government can continue to subsidize health policies in states that refused to set up their own insurance marketplaces.

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Harold Baquet

The Jesuit Social Research Institute is deeply saddened to hear of Harold Baquet's passing into eternal life. We share our deepest affection, prayers, and sorrow with his family.

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Get Smart Louisiana

Reforms Open Way for Smarter, Comprehensive Sentencing in the Future

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US church grateful for Pope Francis' 'marvelous' encyclical

by Brian Rowe, National Catholic Reporter [June 28, 2015]

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JSRI's Ali Bustamante illustrates White House's findings on Medicaid Expansion in 2016

From the 06/05/15 White House Study, Gulf South states would benefit the most from Medicaid Expansion in 2016.

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Dr. Mikulich urges Congressman Cedric Richmond to support strengthening the CFPB's initial payday ruling

"I urge you to sign on to Congressman Terrell F. Waters letter to the Director of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, Mr. Richard Cordray to strengthen the CFPB’s payday lending rule."

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