Growth Spurt

Yablon, Marcia
February 2001
New Republic;02/26/2001, Vol. 224 Issue 9, p18
Addresses the faith-based initiative proposed by U.S. President George W. Bush, and speculates on why such a program would increase the control of the federal government. Reasons why Bush fears a stronger central government; Details of the president's proposal; Debate over the need to develop secular charities that will provide alternatives for the public from the religious ones being funded by the government.


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