LIBERTY COUNSEL WASHINGTON, D.C. -- The D.C. District Court recently dismissed the lawsuit brought by Daniel Barker, an atheist and co-president of the Freedom from Religion Foundation (FFRF), in his attempt to become a guest chaplain for an opening session of the U.S. House of Representatives. Barker, who has publicly proclaimed his atheism...
TYLER COWARD, THE FIRE.ORG Astonishing video has emerged from Texas Southern University, showing Texas Southern University President Austin Lane personally shutting down a speech by Texas state Rep. Briscoe Cain. The TSU Federalist Society chapter had invited Cain to campus to speak about his experience in the Texas legislature when the scene unfolded yesterday: A...
LIBERTY COUNSEL WASHINGTON, D.C. – This week President Donald Trump's three executive orders have placed Obamacare on life support. He first ended the Obamacare mandate that required employers to provide contraception and abortion drugs and devices. His second executive order opened up the marketplace for insurance companies to compete for...
LIBERTY COUNSEL WASHINGTON, D.C. – The United States Senate recently passed the Hizballah International Financing Prevention Amendments Act of 2017, which seeks to cut off the flow of resources to the Lebanese-based terrorist organization and its affiliates, and targets foreign governments, individuals and companies that support them. The new legislation strengthens and expands the...
LIBERTY COUNSEL WASHINGTON, D.C. – President Trump announced that the United States will withdraw from the United Nations Educational, Scientific, Cultural Organization (UNESCO) because of its anti-Israel bias. The withdrawal will take effect on Dec. 31, 2018 but the U.S. may remain involved as a nonmember observer state. Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin...
SECOND AMENDMENT, GUN OWNERS OF AMERICA This is becoming painful to watch. House Speaker Paul Ryan is now asking -- begging, really -- the Trump administration to unilaterally impose gun control restrictions. And there is virtually no conceivable way that these restrictions will fall short of eventually regulating or banning your detachable...
ERICH PRATT, GUN OWNERS OF AMERICA Everyone at Gun Owners of America was extremely troubled and saddened to see the tragic and terrifying report of the shooting in Las Vegas. GOA and all our employees send the sincerest prayers for the victims, their families, and all involved in this heartbreaking incident. At...
LIBERTY COUNSEL BOSTON, MA – Liberty Counsel filed its opening brief today in the United States Court of Appeals for the First Circuit to defend Pastor Scott Lively’s name and strike federal Judge Michael A. Ponsor’s unnecessary and prejudicial language from the case brought against Lively by Sexual Minorities Uganda (SMUG). Since the...
LIBERTY ALERTS, JUDICIAL WATCH It looks like the Trump administration is cracking down on an Obama-era racket that awarded droves of illegal immigrants who claimed to have a “credible fear” with asylum and the foreign nationals are firing back with a lawsuit. Credible fear asylum in the U.S. was so...
LIBERTY COUNSEL ORLANDO, FL -- All across the world, millions of students will gather at their schools’ flagpoles on Wednesday, September 27, to pray for their schools, friends, families, churches, communities and nation at the annual See You at the Pole™ (SYATP) event. SYATP is a day students are committed...
Documents also show more instances of pay to play with Clinton Foundation donors  Abedin’s controversial mother advised Clinton speechwriter to exclude references to ‘democracy/elections/freedom’ and ‘empowerment of women’ for Clinton speech in Saudi Arabia LIBERTY ALERTS, JUDICIAL WATCH (Washington, DC) – Judicial Watch today released 1,617 new pages of documents from the U.S. Department of...
LIBERTY ALERTS, JUDICIAL WATCH Judicial Watch is a national leader in the historic battle for clean elections.  That’s why your JW was invited to appear before President Trump’s Advisory Commission on Election Integrity last week. Robert Popper is one of the nation’s leading experts on clean elections.  Bob was senior election law...
RELIGIOUS LIBERTY, ACLJ This week, President Trump delivered a powerful speech at the United Nations (U.N.) General Assembly. To aid in the fight against ISIS and to help end the genocide against Christians, President Trump called for the creation of in-region safe zones, something we’ve long advocated. In his maiden speech before the...
LIBERTY ALERTS, LIBERTY COUNSEL WASHINGTON, D.C. – A letter on behalf of 24 Israeli mayors representing 450,000 residents of Judea and Samaria was sent to U.S. Senator Tom Cotton to encourage U.S. Senators to pass the Taylor Force Act. This bill, which will defund the Palestinian Authority (PA) until its ceases payments...
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EDMUND F. HAISLMAIER & ROBERT RECTOR —SUMMARY— The Senate faces a September 30, 2017, deadline to use budget reconciliation to repeal Obamacare this year. In the wake of the Senate’s recent failure to repeal and replace Obamacare, Senators Lindsey Graham (R–SC) and Bill Cassidy (R–LA) have released an updated version of...
Bill Will Protect Innocent Owners, Add New Disclosure Requirements NICK SIBILLA, INSTITUTE FOR JUSTICE Today , Illinois Gov. Bruce Rauner signed a bill that bolsters transparency for civil forfeiture and strengthens due process protections for innocent property owners. Under civil forfeiture, law enforcement agencies can seize and then take title to...
LIBERTY ALERTS, LIBERTY COUNSEL BENTONVILLE, AK –  An atheist group has threatened the Bentonville Public School District to not comply with Arkansas Act 911, a new law enacted which provides for the display of the National Motto, “In God We Trust,” in public schools as a patriotic and historic display.  Liberty...