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U.S. Senate Confirms Pro-Abortion California AG as HHS Secretary

The U.S. Senate just confirmed the nomination of California Attorney General Xavier Becerra as U.S. Secretary of Health and Human Services, with a vote READ

COVID Relief Bill Allows Billions of Taxpayer Dollars to Fund Abortions

Over this past week, both the U.S. Senate and the U.S. House of Representatives passed the so-called American Rescue Plan Act of 2021 (H.R.1319), READ

POV: Reviewing Irreversible Damage and Transgender Ideology

I recently read Abigail Shrier’s “Irreversible Damage: The Transgender Craze Seducing Our Daughters.” It’s almost certainly the most important book I’ll read this year. READ

NC Family Urges N.C.’s Federal Lawmakers to Stand Against Tribal Gambling

NC Family has sent letters to North Carolina’s congressional delegation urging our federal lawmakers to stand against the potential expansion of tribal gambling in READ

ALERT: Urge Your U.S. Senators to OPPOSE the So-Called “Equality Act”

H.R. 5, the so-called “Equality Act,” passed the U.S. House last week by a vote of 224-206 and is now pending in the U.S. READ

U.S. House Passes “In-Equality Act”

This afternoon the U.S. House of Representatives voted 224 to 206 to adopt H.R. 5, the so-called “Equality Act,” which would enshrine “sexual orientation” and “gender READ

Help Fight the Spread of Local SOGI Ordinances Across NC

Following the sunset late last year of a law that prohibited local governments from passing ordinances to regulate employment and public accommodations, six North READ

Protect Children and Fight the “Equality Act” Through These Two Events

As NC Family shared last week, H.R. 5, or the so-called “Equality Act,” was recently introduced in the U.S. Congress. Our nation’s lawmakers are READ

ALERT: Oppose Federal “Equality Act”

H.R. 5, the so-called federal “Equality Act,” was introduced in the U.S. House of Representatives yesterday, February 18, and a vote on this bill READ

POV: Giving Kids a Chance

In January, a North Carolina poll on education returned what I found to be some sad, but pretty unsurprising, results. Writing about the poll, the John Locke Foundation’s Terry READ

POV: Going Beyond the Mexico City Policy

This January marked the 48th anniversary of the Roe v. Wade decision that legalized abortion across America. And recently, President Joe Biden rescinded the Mexico City Policy, READ

Bills of Interest During First Week of the 2021 Legislative Session

In addition to bills dealing with COVID relief funding and getting students back into the classroom, North Carolina lawmakers have filed a number of READ

UPDATE: N.C. Board of Ed Revises, Then Approves Social Studies Standards

The State Board of Education voted to approve a revised draft of the proposed K-12 Social Studies Standards on Thursday afternoon. These Standards had READ

POV: Lessons from Lincoln

Over the past few weeks, I’ve been thinking a lot about where America finds herself as we enter into 2021. Last week’s inauguration, the READ

Governor Cooper Signs Gambling Compact with Catawba Indian Nation

According to surprising news reports over the weekend, North Carolina Governor Roy Cooper has entered into a tribal-state compact with the South Carolina-based Catawba READ

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