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May 20, 2015, 14:57 ET
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FRC Joins Enough Is Enough® and More Than 70 Organizations In Campaign Calling On McDonald's And Starbucks To Filter Porn On WiFi

Family Research Council, a partnering organization of Enough is Enough's (EIE's)  National Porn Free WiFi Coalition, is calling on Starbucks...

May 19, 2015, 16:13 ET
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FRC's Tony Perkins Slams Louisiana Legislators for Failing to Pass Marriage and Conscience Act, Urges Governor to Act

 Today, the Louisiana Marriage and Conscience Act failed to pass through the House Civil Law and Procedure Committee.  This evening at...

May 18, 2015, 16:47 ET
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New Survey Finds Two-Thirds of Louisianans Support Marriage and Conscience Act

Family Research Council (FRC) and the Louisiana Family Forum Action today released the results of a commissioned survey conducted by WPA Opinion...

May 13, 2015, 18:10 ET
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Family Research Council Praises Passage of Pain Capable Bill in the House

Passage today in the House of Representatives of the Pain-Capable Unborn Child Protection Act should be celebrated by all Americans who believe in...

Apr 28, 2015, 13:25 ET
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Family Research Council on Supreme Court Oral Arguments: American People Will Not Accept Redefinition of Marriage

Family Research Council President Tony Perkins released the following statement after today's oral arguments at the U.S. Supreme Court in...

Apr 24, 2015, 16:56 ET
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FRC's Perkins: $135,000 in Fines Ordered Against Oregon Bakers Are a Threat to Everyone's Freedom

Family Research Council (FRC) President Tony Perkins made the following statement after an Oregon administrative judge today issued an order...

Apr 20, 2015, 14:16 ET

U.S. Supreme Court Marriage Case to be Focus of Family Research Council Panel Discussion

On April 28th, the Supreme Court of the United States will hear Obergefell v. Hodges, et al., consolidated cases which will decide whether state...

Apr 02, 2015, 20:38 ET

Indiana Leaders Trade Religious Freedom for the Silver of Big Business

 Family Research Council President Tony Perkins released the following statement after the Indiana legislature passed and Governor Mike Pence...

Apr 02, 2015, 11:57 ET

Religious Freedom Should Not Be Held Hostage to Big Business, Family Research Council Urges Veto

Family Research Council (FRC) President Tony Perkins released the following statement in response to Indiana legislation that would gut the state's...

Mar 31, 2015, 20:19 ET

FRC Applauds Arkansas Legislature for Overwhelmingly Approving the Religious Freedom Restoration Act

Today, the Arkansas House of Representatives by a vote of 67 to 21 gave final approval to the Religious Freedom Restoration Act (RFRA). Family...

Mar 31, 2015, 14:10 ET

Family Research Council Statement on Governor Mike Pence's Proposed Change to the Religious Freedom Restoration Act

 Family Research Council (FRC) President Tony Perkins released the following statement in response to Indiana Governor Mike Pence's news...

Mar 30, 2015, 13:31 ET

FRC, Restore Military Religious Freedom Coalition Deliver 100,000 Petitions in Support of Navy Chaplain Modder

 Family Research Council (FRC) and fellow members of the Restore Military Religious Freedom Coalition today delivered a petition with 101,215...

Mar 29, 2015, 18:31 ET

Family Research Council Commends Indiana for Joining 19 States in Protecting Religious Liberty

 Family Research Council (FRC) President Tony Perkins released the following statement in response to Indiana Governor Mike Pence's appearance...

Mar 23, 2015, 14:05 ET

FRC Welcomes FCC Enforcement Action against Patently Offensive Broadcast

Today, the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) announced that it will enforce the federal broadcast indecency law against WDBJ-TV in Roanoke,...

Mar 18, 2015, 12:08 ET

Family Research Council, Syrian Christians to Host News Conference Highlighting Persecution of Christians

On Thursday, Family Research Council and the Syriac National Council of Syria will host a joint news conference to bring awareness and help to...

Mar 04, 2015, 20:34 ET

Family Research Council Urges Mormon Church to Rethink Utah SOGI Measure

Today, the leadership of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints held a joint press conference with Utah-based homosexual activists to...

Mar 04, 2015, 15:18 ET

FRC Praises Alabama Supreme Court Order Respecting the Freedom of Voters to Uphold Marriage

 Yesterday, the Alabama Supreme Court ordered probate court judges in the state to stop issuing marriage licenses to same-sex couples. In the...

Feb 12, 2015, 12:36 ET

FRC's MARRI Unveils Fifth Index of Family Belonging and Report on State of the Black Family

Family Research Council's Marriage and Religion Research Institute (MARRI) today issued its fifth annual "Index of Family Belonging and...

Jan 28, 2015, 13:27 ET

Alabama Supreme Court Chief Justice Roy Moore to appear Tonight on Washington Watch with Tony Perkins

This evening at 5:05 p.m. ET,  Alabama Supreme Court Chief Justice Roy Moore will join Washington Watch with Tony Perkins to discuss...

Jan 23, 2015, 23:12 ET

Alabama Federal Judge Robs the People of their Vote On Marriage

 Family Research Council (FRC) President Tony Perkins released the following statement after a federal judge struck down Alabama's marriage...