Matthew Clark

Matthew Clark is Senior Counsel for Digital Advocacy with the American Center for Law and Justice (ACLJ). Matt earned a Juris Doctor & Master’s Degree in Public Policy from Regent University where he served as the Founder and Editor-in-Chief of the Regent Journal of Law & Public Policy. He also currently serves as a Senior Research Associate for the Centre for the Study of Law & Public Policy at Oxford University.

Sudan: Torturing and Executing a Woman for Her Faith Is No Big Deal

MATTHEW CLARK, ACLJ The Embassy of Sudan has release an official public statement that torturing and executing a woman for her Christian faith isn’t “violating...

Will Children be Banned From Praying at Their Graduation?

MATTHEW CLARK, ACLJ If angry atheists have their way, that’s exactly what will happen. The American Humanist Association, an angry atheist group that peruses the country...

More Lerner Emails, More Evidence of Washington Directed Targeting, Cover-Up

MATTHEW CLARK, ACLJ New emails from Lois Lerner and other top IRS officials at the center of the targeting of conservative groups provide even more...

Can Your County Shut Down Home Bible Studies?

MATTHEW CLARK, ACLJ I never imagined when I agreed to host a Bible study in my home that such an action may one day be...

Prayer Reaffirmed at the Supreme Court: Town of Greece v. Galloway

MATTHEW CLARK, ACLJ In a landmark decision today, the Supreme Court reaffirmed that prayer before legislative meetings is constitutional. In debunking one of the greatest myths...

Americans Targeted by the Obama Administration’s IRS Deserve Justice

Matthew Clark, ACLJ May 10th marks the one year anniversary of the admission that the Obama Administration’s IRS was responsible for targeting conservative Americans. This unlawful...

Taxpayers Paying Planned Parenthood to Promote Pro-Abortion ObamaCare

MATTHEW CLARK, ACLJ Planned Parenthood, America’s largest abortion provider, is being paid (by your tax dollars) to enroll people in ObamaCare. California’s ObamaCare exchange is paying...

IRS Chief Calls for a Redo on Proposed Anti-Free Speech Tax-Exempt Rules

MATTHEW CLARK, ACLJ The IRS appears to be backing down – for now – from its ill-conceived, and blatantly unconstitutional, attempt to restrict the free...

Timeline of Targeting: The Evidence Mounts Against the IRS’s Lois Lerner

MATTHEW CLARK, ACLJ Today, the House Ways and Means Committee voted to recommend criminal charges against Lois Lerner. The Committee’s letter to the Justice Department documents...

Left Still Wants to Use the IRS as a Political Weapon

MATTHEW CLARK, ACLJ In the wake of the Supreme Court’s Citizens United decision in 2010, recognizing that citizens who chose to exercise their freedom of...

SCOTUS: Government Can’t Tell You that You Talk Too Much

MATTHEW CLARK, ACLJ Today in a major decision upholding free speech, the Supreme Court ruled 5-4 striking down aggregate limits on federal campaign contributions. While you...

ObamaCare’s Cruel April Fools Joke

MATTHEW CLARK, ACLJ Yesterday, was the deadline – March 31, 2014 – the last day to submit an application for ObamaCare.  Yet HealthCare.gov had another...

5th Circuit Issues Stunning Rebuke of the Abortion Industry’s Legal Antics

MATTHEW CLARK, ACLJ In a major victory for life, the Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals has upheld a pro-life Texas law, implementing measures to keep...

Wait, HHS Mandate Case is About Abortion?

MATTHEW CLARK, ACLJ It appeared to come as a surprise to the Obama Administration’s lawyer that the abortion-pill mandate case before the Supreme Court had...

The Culture of Death Knows No Bounds

MATTHEW CLARK, ACLJ Just in time for the anniversary of the Gosnell trial, one abortion organization is offering a gruesome token of its appreciation for...

Angry Atheist Sue to Remove WWI Memorial

MATTHEW CLARK, ACLJ For nearly 90 years, a war memorial has stood proudly honoring American heroes who fought and paid the ultimate sacrifice defending our...

3 Important Questions Lois Lerner Raised about the IRS Targeting Without Saying a Word

MATTHEW CLARK, ACLJ Lois Lerner – the former senior IRS official at the heart of the IRS targeting scandal – once again pleaded the Fifth...

Expelling the American Flag from School

MATTHEW CLARK, ACLJ “Oh, say does that star-spangled banner yet wave O'er the land of the free and the home of the brave?” Apparently the answer...

Does Obama Wants Religious Employers to Drop Insurance Plans?

MATTHEW CLARK, ACLJ Buried deep in the Obama DOJ’s response to Justice Sotomayor’s eleventh hour emergency stay of the abortion-pill mandate for a group of Catholic nuns,...

“The Fix” is in on Obamacare

MATTHEW CLARK, ACLJ After ObamaCare’s first month led to merely 26,794 “pre-effectuated enrolments” (more on what in the world that even means later), President Obama...