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U.S. Senate Poised to Vote on Anti-Marriage Bill

(UPDATE: As of Thursday, September 15th, 2022, Senator Tammy Baldwin (D-Wis.) reportedly announced that H.R. 8404 would not come to the floor until after READ

Signs of Hope and Truth for Trans-identifying Youth

If you follow news stories about transgender issues among US children, you are likely concerned by the exponential increase in trans-identifying youth and the READ

Monkeypox: How the Feeble Response Endangers Public Health

NC Family has been extremely troubled by the woefully inadequate response of many public health officials to the Monkeypox virus. Instead of warning particularly READ

Federal Court Reinstates NC’s 20-Week Abortion Ban

The 20-week abortion ban in North Carolina, which went into effect in 1973 but was struck down in 2019, can now be enforced again, READ

Event: Pray for North Carolina

This Saturday, August 20, numerous North Carolina leaders will be gathering for a statewide Pray North Carolina in front of the State Capitol Building. READ

U.S. House Responds to Dobbs Ruling with Radical Abortion Bills

In response to the U.S. Supreme Court’s overturning of Roe v. Wade last month, the U.S. House of Representatives has introduced and passed two READ

Federal Court Rejects Human Biology in Favor of Transgender Ideology

The United States District Court for the Middle District of North Carolina ruled in late June that people born in North Carolina who identify READ

State Lawmakers Pass Budget and Adjourn “Short” Legislative Session

The North Carolina General Assembly adjourned the 2022 “Short” Legislative Session this afternoon after giving final approval to a $27.9 billion state budget. House Bill READ

SCOTUS Overturns Roe and Casey — Returns Abortion Regulation to States!

This morning, the U.S. Supreme Court released its highly anticipated ruling in Dobbs v. Jackson Women’s Health Organization. In a 6-3 decision, the nation’s READ

Court Rules State Health Plan Must Cover Transgender Surgeries

Since 2019, North Carolina State Treasurer Dale Folwell has been engaged in a lawsuit over whether the North Carolina State Employees Health Plan (NCSHP) READ

NC Senate Passes “Parents’ Bill of Rights”

The N.C. Senate passed an amended version of HB 755, entitled Parents’ Bill of Rights. As NC Family shared last week, this bill would READ

ALERT: Urge Your Senator to Vote Against Marijuana Legalization

The NC Senate Rules Committee passed a bill today that would legalize marijuana for “medical” use across the state. Senate Bill 711, entitled “NC Compassionate READ

State Senate Committees Pass “Parents’ Bill of Rights”

This week, the N.C. Senate Education and Health Care Committees passed an amended version of HB 755, originally called Academic Transparency and now entitled READ

Family North Carolina Spring/Summer 2022 Magazine is Here!

NC Family is excited to announce the arrival of the Spring/Summer 2022 edition of our flagship publication, Family North Carolina magazine. In a world steeped in unknowns READ

NC Family to SCOTUS: Abortion Providers Cannot Skirt Medicaid Appeals Process

NC Family joined Family Policy Alliance, along with the Independence Law Center and 31 state organizations, in filing an amicus brief last week urging READ

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