Will Catholic Education Benefit From the 2016 Election?
Perhaps the most contentious election in our nation’s history is now behind us, with Donald Trump set to become the next U.S. president. The Republican Party also held its control of the House and the Senate on Tuesday. So what does this mean for Catholic education?
Without yet having clear specifics on implementation of the Trump agenda, we can look back upon the Obama administration and anticipate that Trump — who has generally pledged to support religious freedom — will be inclined to reverse current policies. Catholics will be eager to hold Trump to his promise.
Certainly, the current political and cultural