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Sep 18, 2014, 15:46 ET
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FRC Joins Capitol Hill News Conference in Urging HHS, Congress to Act Following GAO Report on Taxpayer Funding of Abortion

Today, Arina Grossu, Family Research Council's Director of the Center for Human Dignity spoke at a news conference in support of the "No Taxpayer...

Sep 18, 2014, 12:45 ET

FRC Action Announces Governor Sarah Palin to Speak at Values Voter Summit

FRC Action is pleased to announce that Governor Sarah Palin is confirmed to speak at this year's Values Voter Summit. Along with the Governor,...

Sep 16, 2014, 12:34 ET
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FRC Calls on Senate to Pass No Taxpayer Funding of Abortion Act, Abortion Insurance Full Disclosure Act

Today the Government Accountability Office (GAO) released a report confirming what the Family Research Council (FRC) has been saying all...

Sep 13, 2014, 13:18 ET
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UPDATED: Ted Cruz, Mike Huckabee, Tony Perkins, Dr. Mark Harris, E.W. Jackson, Penny Nance to Hold Charlotte News Conference to Preview Star Spangled Sunday Live Simulcast

Tomorrow, Sunday, September 14, Family Research Council President Tony Perkins, Gov. Mike Huckabee, Senator Ted Cruz (R-TX), Dr. Mark Harris,...

Sep 12, 2014, 09:33 ET
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Ted Cruz, Mike Huckabee, Tony Perkins, Dr. Mark Harris to Hold Charlotte News Conference to Preview Star Spangled Sunday Live Simulcast

 On Sunday, September 14, Family Research Council President Tony Perkins, Gov. Mike Huckabee, Senator Ted Cruz (R-TX) and Dr. Mark Harris will...

Sep 10, 2014, 22:36 ET
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FRC Urges President Obama to Act Decisively, Emphasize Centrality of Religious Liberty in Foreign Policy

 Tonight President Obama addressed the nation and outlined his plan to deal with the ISIS threat to the United States, Iraq, Syria, and the...

Sep 08, 2014, 15:01 ET
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Ted Cruz, Mike Huckabee to Headline Star Spangled Sunday Live Simulcast to Thousands of Churches, Home Groups on 200th Anniversary of Anthem

On Sunday, September 14, Family Research Council (FRC) and Vision America will co-host a nationwide, live simulcast event at the First Baptist...

Sep 04, 2014, 17:29 ET
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FRC: Midwestern Court of Appeals Fails to Recognize Truth that Children Need, Deserve a Mom and Dad

Today a three-judge of panel of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit panel issued a decision redefining marriage in Indiana and...

Sep 04, 2014, 16:58 ET
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Meriam Ibrahim to be Honored at Values Voter Summit, First Public Appearance Since Arriving in the United States

 Family Research Council announced today that Meriam Ibrahim, the Sudanese Christian who was sentenced to death for apostasy and spent months...

Sep 03, 2014, 15:02 ET
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FRC Commends Federal Judge for Upholding Natural Marriage, Freedom of Louisianans to Preserve Marriage

Today Federal Judge Martin L.C. Feldman upheld the right of Louisiana voters to preserve marriage as the union of a man and a woman. The judge...

Aug 22, 2014, 17:20 ET
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FRC's Tony Perkins Wraps up Visit to Israel as a part of 'Christians in Solidarity with Israel' Trip

Family Research Council President Tony Perkins is wrapping up a visit to Israel this week as a part of the "Christians in Solidarity with Israel"...

Aug 22, 2014, 13:30 ET
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New HHS Mandate Rule Adds Absurd Clerical Layers to Accounting Gimmick, Fails to Respect Hobby Lobby Ruling, Says Family Research Council

Family Research Council (FRC), after reading the fact sheet on the new proposed HHS mandate rule pertaining to non-profit organizations and closely...

Aug 21, 2014, 18:27 ET
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Florida Federal Judge Makes Many Wrong Assumptions in Striking Down State's Marriage Amendment, Says Family Research Council

Today a federal judge in Florida struck down the state's constitutional amendment defining marriage as the union of one man and one woman. The...

Aug 20, 2014, 16:46 ET
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Family Research Council Praises US Supreme Court for Issuing Stay on Virginia Marriage Ruling

Today, the United States Supreme Court issued a stay or hold of the July 2014 decision by the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit in...

Aug 11, 2014, 17:56 ET
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Tony Perkins to Travel to Israel on 'Christians in Solidarity with Israel' Trip

Family Research Council President Tony Perkins will travel to Israel August 17-22 as a part of the "Christians in Solidarity with Israel" trip,...

Jul 29, 2014, 11:12 ET
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FRC Hosts Forum on Common Core: Uncommon Dilemma

Family Research Council will host a forum titled, "Common Core: Uncommon Dilemma." The event will take place on Wednesday, July 30th at 12:00 PM....

Jul 28, 2014, 16:04 ET
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FRC: Incoherent 4th Circuit Ruling Strikes Down Democratic Right of Virginia Voters July 28, 2014

Today a divided 4th Circuit Court of Appeals panel struck down Virginia's marriage amendment. In April, Family Research Council (FRC) submitted an...

Jul 24, 2014, 08:15 ET
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Meriam Saved! FRC Thanks American People, Members of Congress for Taking Action

 Family Research Council (FRC) President Tony Perkins expressed deep gratitude and relief early this morning after learning that Meriam Ibrahim...

Jul 22, 2014, 16:49 ET
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FRC's Tony Perkins to Testify before House Subcommittee about Meriam Ibrahim

Family Research Council (FRC) President Tony Perkins will testify before the U.S. House of Representatives Foreign Affairs Committee's Subcommittee...

Jul 21, 2014, 11:21 ET

FRC: ENDA Executive Order Burdens Employers, Imposes on Free Speech, Constitutional Liberties

Today, President Obama issued an Executive Order mandating that all federal contractors and subcontractors grant special treatment to the...