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Feb 02, 2016, 19:18 ET
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Family Research Council Applauds House GOP For Setting New Precedent for Future Defunding of Planned Parenthood

 Today, the U.S. House of Representatives attempted to override President Obama's veto of the Restoring Americans' Healthcare Freedom...

Jan 16, 2016, 11:56 ET
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Family Research Council Celebrates Release of Pastor Saeed Abedini and Americans Imprisoned by Iran

 Family Research Council President Tony Perkins released the following statement following the release of Pastor Saeed Abedini and three other...

Jan 12, 2016, 23:05 ET
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Family Research Council: After 7 Years Under Pres. Obama, It's Time for Spiritual, Moral Renewal

 Family Research Council President Tony Perkins released the following statement in response to President Obama's State of the Union...

Jan 11, 2016, 21:54 ET

State of the Family Address: ''Acts of Courage Should Inspire Us to Make 2016 a Turning Point''

Tonight, Family Research Council President Tony Perkins delivered an address on the "State of the Family." This report to the nation highlighted...

Jan 08, 2016, 13:20 ET
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President Obama's Veto Means He Alone Bears Moral Responsibility for Funding Planned Parenthood Atrocities, Says FRC

 Today, President Obama vetoed the Restoring Americans' Healthcare Freedom Reconciliation Act, which would have removed, for one year, most...

Jan 06, 2016, 19:56 ET
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Family Research Council Thanks Congress for Sending President Obama Bill Removing Taxpayer Funding for Planned Parenthood, Repealing Parts of Obamacare

Family Research Council applauds the U.S. House of Representatives for sending to the President's desk a budget reconciliation bill dealing with...

Dec 18, 2015, 14:01 ET

FRC Action Praises Presidential Candidates for Pledging Support to the First Amendment Defense Act

 FRC Action, the legislative affiliate of the Family Research Council, has joined together with Heritage Action for America and American...

Dec 03, 2015, 20:56 ET
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Family Research Council Commends Senate for Removing Taxpayer Funding for Planned Parenthood, Repealing Parts of Obamacare

 Family Research Council commended the U.S. Senate for giving approval today to a budget reconciliation bill dealing with funding for Planned...

Dec 03, 2015, 15:37 ET
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Family Research Council Praises Senate for Rejecting Amendments Forcing Taxpayers to Fund Abortion Groups

Family Research Council commends the U.S. Senate for the defeat of amendments by Senators Patty Murray (D-Wash.) and Susan Collins (R-Maine) to...

Nov 27, 2015, 21:48 ET
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Family Research Council Condemns Shooting at Planned Parenthood

 Family Research Council President Tony Perkins released the following statement regarding the shooting at a Planned Parenthood facility in...

Nov 19, 2015, 11:35 ET
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Family Research Council Commends Evangelical Theological Society's Resolutions on Marriage, Human Sexuality

The Evangelical Theological Society (ETS), the nation's premier body of Evangelical Protestant scholars, professors, teachers, and students, this...

Nov 17, 2015, 21:23 ET
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Family Research Council Action Statement on Suspension of Bobby Jindal Campaign

 Family Research Council Action President Tony Perkins, a former Louisiana legislator, released the following statement regarding the decision...

Nov 13, 2015, 13:37 ET

TOMORROW: FRC Action's Tony Perkins to Join Ted Cruz at 'Rally for Religious Liberty'

 Tomorrow, Family Research Council Action President Tony Perkins will join Senator Ted Cruz (R-Texas) at the "Rally for Religious Liberty" in...

Oct 23, 2015, 13:56 ET
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Family Research Council Commends House, Urges Senate to Take Up Moral Obligation to Remove Planned Parenthood Funding

Family Research Council commends the U.S. House of Representatives for the passage of H.R. 3762, the Restoring Americans' Healthcare Freedom...

Sep 23, 2015, 12:37 ET
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Donald Trump to Address Values Voter Summit

Donald Trump will join seven other presidential candidates at this weekend's 10th annual gathering of the Values Voter Summit, an event that draws...

Sep 17, 2015, 13:30 ET

Faith Family Freedom Fund's Ad Asks Senator Heitkamp to End Funding to Planned Parenthood

 A new digital ad campaign is launching in North Dakota today by the Faith Family Freedom Fund; the Super PAC connected to Family Research...

Sep 17, 2015, 13:04 ET

Faith Family Freedom Fund's Ad Asks Senator Bennet to End Funding to Planned Parenthood

A new digital ad campaign is launching in Colorado today by the Faith Family Freedom Fund; the Super PAC connected to Family Research Council...

Sep 14, 2015, 13:33 ET
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Kentucky County Clerk Kim Davis to Be Honored at Values Voter Summit

Family Research Council (FRC) announced today that Kim Davis, the Kentucky County Clerk who was jailed after declining to issue same-sex marriage...

Sep 08, 2015, 17:24 ET
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Outside Kentucky Jail, Family Research Council's Tony Perkins Joins #ImWithKim Rally, Urges Christians to Stand

This afternoon, Family Research Council (FRC) President Tony Perkins met with Kim Davis, the county clerk jailed by a federal judge because she...

Sep 08, 2015, 12:18 ET
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Released Today - No Fear: Real Stories of a Courageous New Generation Standing for Truth

Today, followers of Jesus Christ face more opposition to their beliefs than any generation in American history. Stories of religious freedom coming...