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  1. In his column “Catholic Charities leader raises distress signal”, Mark Brown reports his interview with Monsignor Michael Boland, head of the Chicago archdiocese’s Catholic Charities. Boland says the state budget mess has severely impacted Catholic Charities’ social programs. The state owes Catholic Charities $26 million and the debt is growing by $2 million a month. To Brown’s and my surprise, “75 percent of [Catholic Charities’] $200 million annual budget comes from government funding.”

  2. The private non-profit charities are contracted by the state to provide services for the state. Like many other state vendors, they have not been paid since last July.

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