"On Thursday, the Republican-controlled Alabama Legislature approved a bill that would ban K-12 biological males from playing on female sports teams."
"[McAdams fought] against 'cancel culture' before it even knew what the phrase meant."
"A slim majority of Arizona lawmakers [on Tuesday] affirmed a parent’s fundamental right to educate and guide the upbringing of their own children. The Arizona House passed SB 1456, sponsored by Sen. Nancy Barto, along party lines – all 31 Republicans voted in favor of parental rights, 28 Democrats voted against parental rights, and one Democrat was absent and did not vote."
"In a bombshell new bill, radical Democrats in both chambers are demanding that we increase the number of Supreme Court justices to 13, a move that's designed to blunt the impact of Donald Trump's appointments."
"Democrat politicians have blocked efforts in Congress and in state legislatures to pass the Born-Alive Abortion Survivors Protection Act which requires that life-saving medical care be given to babies born alive after failed abortion attempts. ... There has been much debate and false information spread about these bills and the general nature of infants born alive after an abortion attempt. Here are the facts."
"A Tennessee bill allowing parents to waive LGBTQ-related curriculum for their children cleared the legislature 64-23 Wednesday morning."
"How difficult is it to produce a living cell from scratch?"
"The U.S. Supreme Court on Friday issued an order blocking California from enforcing restrictions on in-home religious gatherings, including prayer meetings and Bible studies."
"Considering all of the garbage coming out of Washington, most conservatives probably need a pick-me-up -- some reassurance that the entire country isn't racing into a pit of extremism. If the election reform efforts aren't enough to cheer voters up, then there are a good many things happening on life and religious freedom that might!"
"Today at the Texas Capitol, the Freedom to Worship Act, HB 1239, by Texas Representative Scott Sanford received overwhelming bipartisan support with a final vote of 117-29 in the Texas House. SB 26, the Senate companion bill, has already passed the Senate with overwhelming support by a vote of 28-2."
"Two of the court’s conservative justices, Chief Justice Patience Roggensack and Justice Brian Hagedorn, joined with liberal justices Ann Walsh Bradley, Rebecca Dallet and Jill Karofsky in the majority. Hagedorn, who has sided with liberals in other high profile cases, wrote the majority opinion.
"Justices Rebecca Bradley and Annette Ziegler dissented."
"Despite all of the grassroots pushback in Georgia -- all of the boycotts and outrage and public opinion polls -- two major U.S. brands have decided to wade into an even more controversial debate by launching a massive pro-transgender push for minors."
"Most Americans probably don't know a lot about a rule in the U.S. Senate known as the "filibuster," but they should. Why? As was made painfully clear during FRC's Pray Vote Stand broadcast last night, the filibuster is the only thing standing in the way of America ceasing to be the free country that we know and love due to the disturbing policies that the extreme Left wants to force through the Senate and impose on all Americans without compromise."
"[Ammendments like this] are important because the abortion industry often turns to the courts to overturn pro-life laws. Some judges, including the Iowa Supreme Court in 2018, have found a so-called “right” to abortion in their state constitutions, and these decisions have been used to force taxpayers to fund abortions and restrict state legislatures from passing even minor, common-sense abortion restrictions."
"The ban, known as the Hyde amendment, was first introduced by antiabortion Republican Rep. Henry Hyde of Illinois three years after the Roe vs. Wade Supreme Court decision in 1973."
"The lesson ahead of the 2022 midterms is clear: Wisconsin needs more WisReds. It needs more Marlo Browns. It needs more people to get involved as candidates, volunteers, and, yes, organizers. It needs more groups dedicated to politics at the hyper-local level."
"This is how conservatives won last night, how they’ve always won, and how they will win again. The first battle in the war to take back Wisconsin was largely successful, but now the real fight begins."
"Teachers hold often unspoken beliefs about who they and their students are and what they both can do, and research shows that those mindsets matter. Several studies have found that students recognize when teachers hold high expectations for them and perform better academically when they do."
"Biden’s Agenda for Women also includes codifying Roe v. Wade into law, which would make abortion a permanent right in America under federal law, barring any individual states from placing any restrictions on it. He also said he plans to eliminate the Hyde Amendment, even though the majority of Americans oppose taxpayer funding for abortion."
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