Opportunity Scholarship Update

The North Carolina Supreme Court, on September 2, dismissed a request from legislative leaders and parents to temporarily reinstate North Carolina’s Opportunity Scholarship program READ MORE

Letter Highlights Religious Liberty in Public Schools

Despite the claims of a national atheist group, North Carolina’s public school teachers and staff do not lose their First Amendment right to private READ MORE

Governor McCrory Responds to Marriage Challenge

North Carolina Governor Pat A McCrory told reporters Wednesday that the state’s marriage laws should remain intact until the U.S. Supreme Court issues a READ MORE

Battle for NC’s Opportunity Scholarships Not Over, Despite Injunction

A superior court judge’s ruling yesterday that halted North Carolina’s new Opportunity Scholarship program, leaving in limbo nearly 2,000 low-income students who were awarded READ MORE

ALERT: Supreme Court Puts Hold on Redefinition of Marriage in Virginia

The Commonwealth of Virginia will not begin issuing marriage licenses to same-sex couples tomorrow as some expected, thanks to a U.S. Supreme Court order READ MORE

Study Highlights Why Marriage Matters

The results of a recent national survey on the attitudes of American churchgoers who support same-sex “marriage” provide new insights into the question of READ MORE

Forsyth County Prayer Battle Continues

The American Civil Liberties Union of North Carolina is continuing its efforts to suppress public prayer in localities across the Tar Heel State, despite READ MORE

ALERT: Fourth Circuit Denies Stay of Virginia Marriage Ruling

Today, August 13, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit denied a Virginia Circuit Court Clerk’s request to temporarily stay its July READ MORE

Opportunity Scholarship Grants to be Issued Next Week

Despite an ongoing lawsuit challenging the program, North Carolina’s Opportunity Scholarship Grants, that will enable eligible lower-income students in North Carolina to attend the READ MORE

Clerk Asks Fourth Circuit to Put Marriage Ruling On Hold

A Virginia Circuit Court Clerk has asked the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit to put its recent decision striking down Virginia’s READ MORE

Governor Signs Bill to Review and Possibly Replace Common Core in N.C.

With Governor McCrory’s signature of legislation on July 22, state education leaders will begin the process of reviewing, revising, and potentially replacing Common Core READ MORE

ENDA Executive Order Elevates Homosexual Agenda Above Religious Liberty

This week, President Obama fulfilled a promise to homosexual advocacy groups by signing an executive order that religious leaders warn will lead to the READ MORE

U.S. Senate Fails Attempted End-Run Around Hobby Lobby Decision

With the U.S. Supreme Court’s recent decision in the case of Burwell v. Hobby Lobby Stores, some members of the U.S. Senate attempted to READ MORE

Legislative Leaders Act to Save “Choose Life” License Plates

North Carolina’s effort to offer motorists a “Choose Life” specialty license plate may get another day in court, thanks to the leadership of the READ MORE

NC Pastors Urge Governor Pat McCrory to Defend Marriage

Pastors from across North Carolina held a press conference on the Capitol Grounds in Raleigh on July 15 to urge Governor Pat McCrory do READ MORE