Family Research Council


    Tour de Francis
    May 24, 2017

    It took four days, but President Trump completed a religious trifecta -- traveling deep into the heartlands of Islam, Judaism, and Catholicism this week. His first foreign trip has been an eventful one, capped off today by his visit to the Vatican to meet Pope Francis with Secretary of State Rex Tillerson in tow. Away from the flashbulbs and cameras, the two men excused themselves from the press ... (more)


    Haven Can Wait for Refugees
    May 24, 2017

    President Trump has been trying to prove his point about the dangers of unvetted refugees for months. On Monday, a radical Islamist did it for him. When a young jihadist walked into the Manchester Arena and detonated his suicide vest, suddenly, the White House's tough stance on immigration and travel didn't seem so extreme after all. ... (more)


    NBA: The Ball Is in North Carolina's Court
    May 24, 2017

    After a year-long struggle over North Carolina's privacy law, the NBA is finally ready to be a good sport about the policy. League officials announced today that they're following the NCAA in returning to the state after pulling the 2017 All-Star Game in protest. ... (more)


    Manchester United against Terror
    May 23, 2017

    Barely 24 hours earlier, Donald Trump had stood in the company of the world's Muslim leaders and declared, "If we do not act against this organized terror, then we know what will happen." And late Monday night, to everyone's horror, it did. ... (more)


    Making Cents of Trump's Budget
    May 23, 2017

    One of the biggest selling points of Donald Trump's candidacy was his business experience. Now, as head of the largest company he's ever managed -- the federal government -- the longtime real estate mogul is trying to make America financially solvent again. It's a tall task, even for someone of Trump's experience. But today, he rolled out his vision for ending the decades of debt and taxpayer ... (more)


    Geologist Leaves No Stone Unturned
    May 23, 2017

    Barack Obama may not be on the job anymore, but plenty of his appointees are. And unfortunately, those government holdovers are still having an impact on core values like religious liberty. While the Trump administration continues the long process of cleaning house, some injustices -- like Dr. Andrew Snelling's -- go on deep within the government. ... (more)


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