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Feb 10, 2014, 11:16 ET

FRC's Super PAC Launches Ads Criticizing Rep. Richard Hanna for Casting Sole GOP Vote for Taxpayer-Funded Abortion

Faith Family Freedom Fund, a super PAC associated with the Family Research Council (FRC), launched a radio ad campaign today targeting Rep....

Feb 03, 2014, 18:25 ET

FRC Action's Josh Duggar to Speak at 'Stand for Marriage Rally' in Norfolk

***Media Advisory*** Josh Duggar, FRC Action's executive director, will speak at the "Stand Up for Marriage Rally" which will take place...

Jan 24, 2014, 16:43 ET

FRC Action To Hold Joint News Conference At Indiana State House

***Media Advisory*** Family Research Council Action (FRC Action), American Family Association of Indiana, and the Indiana Family Institute...

Nov 02, 2013, 17:37 ET

Duggars to Return to Virginia to Get Out the Vote for Ken Cuccinelli

Three weeks ago, Family Research Council Action (FRC Action) and the Duggar family of the hit TLC reality TV series "19 Kids and Counting" joined...

Oct 15, 2013, 19:04 ET

Duggar Family Responds to Terry McAuliffe's Request for them to "Leave Virginia"

Duggars Call on McAuliffe to drop out of race and apologize This afternoon Terry McAuliffe's campaign called on the Duggar family to "leave...

Oct 12, 2013, 16:09 ET

Sen. Ted Cruz Wins Values Voter Summit Straw Poll

U.S. Senator Ted Cruz (R-Texas) has won Family Research Council Action's 2013 Values Voter Summit Straw Poll, receiving 42 percent of the votes...

Oct 11, 2013, 09:12 ET

FRC Action Announces Presidential Values Voter Straw Poll

Straw Poll Ballot to Feature Possible Presidential Candidates  On Saturday one of the first major presidential straw poll events of the...

Jun 18, 2013, 11:43 ET

Family Research Council Action Announces Josh Duggar as Executive Director

Yesterday on his national radio show Washington Watch with Tony Perkins, Family Research Council Action (FRC Action) President Tony Perkins...

Nov 05, 2012, 20:20 ET

FRC Action Sees Signs of Massive Turnout Among Values Voters

Family Research Council Action says evidence suggests massive Election Day turnout among values voters.  In the last 14 months FRC...

Nov 02, 2012, 11:07 ET

TODAY: Gov. Mike Huckabee, Tony Perkins to Hold News Conference

 Former governor and Fox News television and radio host Mike Huckabee will hold a press conference along with Family Research Council Action...

Oct 11, 2012, 09:22 ET

Family Research Council Action's Faith Family Freedom Fund Launches Missouri Radio Ad Against Sen. Claire McCaskill

 Today the Faith Family Freedom Fund, a super PAC associated with Family Research Council Action (FRC Action), announced a radio ad buy on...

Oct 09, 2012, 14:34 ET

FRC Action Releases Catholic Voter Guide for Vice Presidential Candidates, Address Upcoming VP Debate at Press Conference

For the first time in American history, two Catholic vice- presidential candidates are squaring off for America's second highest office. ...

Aug 21, 2012, 18:03 ET

Phyllis Schlafly, Tony Perkins to Honor Santorum, Perry, Bachmann, Gohmert at 'Treasure Life' RNC Event

Reps. West, Forbes, Burgess to Attend Phyllis Schlafly, founder of the Republican National Coalition for Life, and Family Research Council...

Aug 01, 2012, 11:52 ET

FRC Action: 'President Obama to freedom of religion: Nertz to you!'

The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) mandate, which requires all health insurance plans to cover contraceptives, abortion-causing...

Jun 19, 2012, 10:54 ET

Gov. Huckabee, Reps. Jordan, Fortenberry Join FRC Action for Webcast on Religious Liberty

 Family Research Council Action (FRC Action), the legislative advocacy arm of the Family Research Council, will host Governor Mike...

May 29, 2012, 14:18 ET

FRC Action Urges Passage of Legislation Banning Sex-Selection Abortions

 On Wednesday, the House of Representatives will vote on the Prenatal Nondiscrimination Act (PRENDA) of 2012 which will restrict abortions...

Apr 10, 2012, 16:20 ET

FRC Action Statement on Rick Santorum's Decision to Suspend Presidential Campaign

 Family Research Council Action President Tony Perkins made the following comments after GOP presidential candidate Rick Santorum announced his...

Mar 26, 2012, 17:53 ET

Virginia AG Ken Cuccinelli Joins FRC Action's Webcast on Obamacare at U.S. Supreme Court

Virginia Attorney General Ken Cuccinelli will join Family Research Council Action (FRC Action) for a special webcast program entitled "On Trial:...

Mar 23, 2012, 11:42 ET

U.S. Reps. Bachmann and Price to Join FRC Action's Webcast on Obamacare at U.S. Supreme Court

Family Research Council Action (FRC Action) will host a special webcast program entitled "On Trial: Freedom vs. Government Healthcare" on Tuesday,...

Mar 09, 2012, 18:51 ET

FRC Action: HHS Puts Planned Parenthood Ahead of Low-Income Women in Texas

Family Research Council Action (FRC Action) expressed outrage at President Obama's Department of Health and Human Services' decision to stop...