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Oct 30, 2012, 09:42 ET

Support For Amendment 8 Expands

Citizens for Religious Freedom and Non-Discrimination announced today expanded endorsement for Amendment 8. New supporters for the amendment...

Oct 25, 2012, 11:56 ET

Citizens for Religious Freedom and Non-Discrimination Launches YES on 8 Ad Campaign

Amendment 8 Eliminates Discrimination and Preserves Time-Honored Partnerships Between Government and Faith-Based Social Service Agencies...

Oct 16, 2012, 09:28 ET

Florida Chief Financial Officer Jeff Atwater Endorses Amendments 6 & 8

The following is being released by Citizens for Religious Freedom and Non-Discrimination and Citizens for Protecting Taxpayers and Parental...

Oct 15, 2012, 11:00 ET

U.S. Senator Marco Rubio Endorses Amendments 6 & 8

Cites Life & Liberty as Critical Aspects of Both  U.S. Senator and former Speaker of the Florida House of Representatives Marco...

Oct 11, 2012, 08:30 ET

Former Governor Jeb Bush Endorses Amendment 8

 Former Governor Jeb Bush today announced his support for Florida Amendment 8. "For decades, faith based organizations have provided...

Oct 10, 2012, 15:41 ET
"If any center-right organization or politician proposed a policy rooted in bigotry because it had a 'noble purpose,' the Times would make it their mission to drive that voice from the public square.  For the Times to show tolerance for relics of bigotry demonstrates how closely they are linked with so-called "progressive" interests who think it's OK for government to discriminate against those of faith who provide secular services to the public," said Mike Hill,  director, Citizens for Religious Freedom and Non-Discrimination and former member of the Florida Advisory Committee to the U.S. Commission on Civil Rights. Yes on 8.  (PRNewsFoto/Citizens for Religious Freedom and Non-Discrimination)

Can Public Policy Rooted In Bigotry Serve A Noble Purpose?: The Tampa-Bay Times Outrageously Says "Yes"

The following is being released by Citizens for Religious Freedom and Non-Discrimination: It is not shocking that the Tampa Bay Times would...

Aug 29, 2012, 11:27 ET

Response To Weather Events Like Hurricane Isaac Typically Includes More Than Governmental Units

Amendment 8 Ensures Those Expected Services Continue  Emergency response to major weather events like Hurricane Isaac is not limited...