Family Research Council


    Wall I Want for Christmas...
    December 10, 2018

    When President Trump meets with Minority Leaders Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) and Chuck Schumer (D-N.Y.) tomorrow, it won't be to exchange Christmas cookies. With two weeks left on the government's spending clock, the only thing Congress wants to wrap up is a deal on leftover appropriations bills. At this point in negotiations, though, Democrats might be hitting a wall. A $5 billion one. ... (more)


    A Desert Stand on Desert Sands's Sex Ed
    December 10, 2018

    It was a rainy Thursday night in Desert Sands, California, but the real storm was inside -- at the district's school board meeting. That's where more than 200 parents packed into seats to protest the schools' radical new sex-ed curriculum. Sound familiar? It should. ... (more)


    FRC in the Spotlight
    December 10, 2018

    How much has the Trump administration helped the military? Find out in Lt. General Jerry Boykin's column in today's Washington Times, "Avoiding Anti-Religious Decision-Making: Why Religious Freedom in the Military Is Not an Option." ... (more)


    This Holiday, a Flurry of Church Arrests
    December 10, 2018

    For Christians in China, no Christmas is safe. But this season has an especially dangerous feel to it, now that another hundred believers have been arrested. For the Early Rain Covenant Church, one of the congregations daring enough to practice openly, the price of faith this December is a steep one. ... (more)


    In the Line of Fired
    December 07, 2018

    You've heard of the "Emperor's New Clothes" -- well, now it's the emperor's new gender. And in the Leftist-dominated schools of America, saying there is no such thing just might cost you your job. That's the astounding reality in Virginia, where a high school teacher was fired last night for telling administrators he couldn't call a girl a boy.  ... (more)


    On Gender, the Science Is Deafening
    December 07, 2018

    Reading the headlines this week is like taking a trip to an alternate universe. Ten years ago, if you'd have said that in 2018 teachers would get fired for calling a girl a girl, most people wouldn't have believed you. Unfortunately, that's the ridiculous world Americans are waking up to every morning. ... (more)


    You're Making an Impact
    December 07, 2018

    Earlier this week, I had the opportunity to join several conservative friends at Ginni Thomas's second annual Impact Awards in Washington, D.C. The luncheon, which honored "great warriors for their commitment to defend liberty in the face of opposition," was a good reminder of how many courageous people we have in our movement.  ... (more)


Washington Update Archive >>