A group of Catholic nuns associated with Network, the Catholic social justice lobby called out by a recent Vatican report, is touring the nation to draw attention to economic inequality.
June 18, 2012Sister Simone Campbell, executive director of Network, waves as she steps off the bus during a stop in Ames, Iowa, on the first day of a nine-state Nuns on the Bus tour. The group of Roman Catholic nuns say they’re not opposing any particular candidate but that their fight is with a Republican-proposed federal budget they say hurts the poor and needy. Charlie Neibergall/AP
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