Members of Congress Weigh in for Compassion in India

Last month more than a hundred Members of Congress sent a letter to the Indian government urging it to allow Compassion International to continue its work serving children in need in that country.

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FCC Readies Charitable Giving Order for Action

This week FCC Chairman Ajit Pai circulated to his fellow commissioners a draft order that would finalize an NRB-inspired idea to aid charitable activity.

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Performance Tax Bill Re-Introduced

Several key Members of Congress are once again pushing for legislation that would benefit record labels by creating a new terrestrial radio performance right, which would be...

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New U.S. Ambassador to Israel

This week there was much support expressed for Israel in the nation’s capital. At the annual American Israel Public Affairs Committee (AIPAC) Policy Conference...

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Bill Requiring Congressional Approval of Copyright Head Advanced

This week the House Judiciary Committee voted overwhelmingly to advance the Register of Copyrights Selection and Accountability Act...

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Senate Democrats to Attempt Filibuster of Gorsuch

One day after Judge Neil Gorsuch completed his marathon three days of testimony before the Senate Judiciary Committee, Senate Democrats signaled they would attempt to filibuster his nomination.

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Change to Trump Administration Marks ‘New Day’ With FCC, Legal Experts Tell Christian Broadcasters

It is a “new day” in Washington, D.C., for broadcasters, legal experts said at Proclaim 17, the NRB International Christian Media Convention in Orlando.

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Wyoming Judge Censured for Marriage Beliefs

The Wyoming Supreme Court had mixed news this month for a municipal court judge who had expressed a personal religious belief about marriage to a reporter.

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FCC Moves to Expand Channel Sharing Options

The FCC voted Thursday to build on its past allowances for channel sharing among TV broadcasters by creating new options for sharing outside the framework of the soon-concluding spectrum auction.

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Genocide Declaration – One Year Later

Exactly one year ago today, former U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry, meeting a congressionally-mandated deadline, announced that the State Department had determined...

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Prayer Caucus Founder Urges Engagement on Religious Freedom

A longtime religious liberty champion recently urged on NRB members in the battle to defend First Amendment freedom.

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Hearing on Supreme Court Nominee Next Week

Beginning Monday, the Senate Judiciary Committee will begin its formal review of President Donald Trump ‘s nomination of Judge Neil Gorsuch to be the next Associate Justice of the United States Supreme Court.

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FCC Chief Re-Affirms Commitment to First Amendment Freedoms

One day after President Donald Trump re-nominated FCC Chairman Ajit Pai to a second term, Pai and Commissioners Mignon Clyburn and Michael O’Rielly sat before the Senate Commerce Committee in a broad oversight hearing.

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‘All-Out War’ On Religious Liberty to Come, Sears Tells NRB Board

The battles for religious liberty in recent years pale in comparison to those yet to come, Alliance Defending Freedom founder Alan Sears told the National Religious Broadcasters Board of Directors Monday (Feb. 27) during Proclaim 17, the NRB International Christian Media Convention in Orlando.

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Floral Artist’s Religious Freedom Case to be Appealed to U.S. Supreme Court

The State of Washington’s Supreme Court yesterday ruled against Barronelle Stutzman, owner of Arlene’s Flowers, who came under fire from the American Civil Liberties Union...

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House Panel Explores Religious Liberty Challenges

This week the Constitution Subcommittee of the House Judiciary Committee held a hearing titled “The State of Religious Liberty in America.”

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