Travis Weber, Vice President for Policy and Government Affairs

Travis Weber

Vice President for Policy and Government Affairs, Director of the Center for Religious Liberty

Travis S. Weber, J.D., LL.M., is Vice President for Policy and Government Affairs at Family Research Council, where he oversees policy development and engagement with federal and state government officials on issues related to life, family, and religious liberty. Travis also serves as the Director of the Center for Religious Liberty, which coordinates FRC’s domestic and international religious freedom policy and advocacy efforts.

Travis has testified on religious freedom before the Military Personnel Subcommittee of the House Armed Service Committee, and conducted religious freedom and human rights training in the Kurdistan region of Iraq. He has spoken widely on this and other FRC issues, and appeared in a large variety of television, radio, and print media. Travis also writes legal and policy papers, including: Will Nonprofit Religious Organizations Withstand the Sexual Revolution in Law?, 29 Regent U. L. Rev. 259 (2017); Freedom of Conscience and New “LGBT Rights” in International Human Rights Law, 2 Regent J. Global Justice & Public Policy 277 (2016) (co-authored with L. Lin, and previewed in Public Discourse, Mar. 31, 2016); The Obligation to Prevent in the Proposed Convention Examined in Light of the Obligation to Prevent in the Genocide Convention, On the Proposed Crimes Against Humanity Convention 173 (Morten Bergsmo & SONG Tianying eds., 2014); and The Free Speech Protection Act of 2008: Protection Against Suppression, 22 Regent U. L. Rev. 481 (2010) (note).

Before joining FRC, Travis practiced law in the areas of civil rights, criminal defense, and military law. He holds a J.D. from Regent University School of Law, where he served as the Notes & Comments Editor on Law Review. Travis also graduated with an LL.M. in International Law (with distinction) and a Certificate in International Human Rights Law from Georgetown University Law Center.

Travis previously served as a Navy pilot after graduating from the U.S. Naval Academy, where he was captain of the Intercollegiate Sailing Team and a two-time College Sailing All-American.

Recent Activity

Josh Hawley, Martin Makary, Ted Yoho, Travis Weber, David Closson

Steve Scalise, Travis Weber, Tom Kilgannon, Harold Harper

Dave Boyer, Catherine O'Neal, Brent Keilen, Travis Weber

Mike Pompeo, Tom Cotton, Tate Reeves, Travis Weber, David Closson

Kevin Cramer, Eric Dreiband, Travis Weber

Dan Celia, James Lankford, Travis Weber

Mark Green, Robert Spalding, Quentin Van Meter, Travis Weber

Nick Reaves, Steve Daines, Travis Weber, Tyler O'Neil

Terry Jeffrey, Katherine Johnson, Brooke Rollins, Travis Weber

Mark Green, Chad Wolf, Scott Turner, Travis Weber

Kevin Brady, Jack Hibbs, Travis Weber, Ken Blackwell

Travis Weber, Ken Blackwell, Mark Miloscia, Mitchell Langbert

Ted Poe, Jack Hibbs, Travis Weber, David Closson

Mike Johnson, Kevin McCarthy, Dan Forest, Madeleine Kearns

Dean Nelson, Travis Weber, Brent Keilen, David Closson

Russ Vought, Bob Latta, Eric Buehrer, Jewher Ilham, Travis Weber

Tom Jipping, Travis Weber, Nate Gephart, Lindsey Burke

Jody Hice, Jessica Ditto, Jim Banks, Travis Weber

Barry Loudermilk, Addia Wuchner, Travis Weber, Arielle Del Turco

Warren Davidson, Clare Lopez, Travis Weber

Brandon Darby, Scott Rasmussen, Travis Weber, David Closson

Josh Youssef, Badr Rhomri, Travis Weber, Bassam Ishak

Greg Murphy, Mike Davis, Janet Boynes, Travis Weber

Adam Kennedy, Travis Weber, Adrian Zenz, David Closson

Josh Hawley, Rich Noyes, Luke Goodrich, Travis Weber

James O'Keefe, Travis Weber, David Closson

Ralph Abraham, Sylvia Allen, Alex Azar, Travis Weber

Kevin McCarthy, John Malcolm, Nadine Maenza, Travis Weber

Linda Smith, Tony Perkins, Travis Weber, Curtis Hill

David Thornton, Sally Burke, Travis Weber, Cindy Collins

Louie Gohmert, Chuck Konzelman, Cary Solomon, Travis Weber

Chris Smith, David Curry, Bob Fu, Travis Weber

Steve Scalise, Philip Mounstephen, Travis Weber

Mark Green, Kristina Arriaga, Tristan Azbej, Travis Weber

Michael Cloud, Ken Blackwell, Cory Musgrave, Travis Weber

George Grant, Travis Weber, Garlan Gudger, Elizabeth Woning

Hogan Gidley, Vicky Hartzler, Harold Harper, Travis Weber

Josh Hawley, Terry Jeffrey, Chris Mitchell, Travis Weber

Ted Yoho, Gayle Manchin, Travis Weber, Peter Sprigg

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