Nation Honors the Life and Service of Senator John McCain

Many in Arizona, Washington, D.C., and around the nation this week stopped to honor the life and service of U.S. Senator John McCain (R-Ariz.).

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NRB Supports Kavanaugh Nomination in Advance of Hearing

The Senate Judiciary Committee will hold its Supreme Court confirmation hearing for Judge Brett Kavanaugh next week.

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Twitter CEO to Face House Panel on Censorship Concerns

Jack Dorsey, CEO of Twitter, will testify next Wednesday before the powerful House Energy and Commerce Committee in a hearing entitled, “Twitter: Transparency and Accountability.”

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President Trump Denounces Silicon Valley Censorship

For years, NRB has warned of a growing list of incidents where Big Tech titans appeared to be censoring Christian and conservative speech on their platforms.

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Survey Reveals Lack of Trust in National Press

A recent survey released by the Poynter Institute should give pause to members of the media.

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Stay Informed on ‘Parking Tax’ Developments

Many ministries, including NRB, have expressed concern with a provision that was included in last year’s tax reform package that could cause heartburn for nonprofit organizations.

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Colorado Renews Attack on Christian Cake Artist

Apparently undeterred by the strong rebuke it received from seven U.S. Supreme Court justices in June, Colorado authorities are renewing their assault...

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Kavanaugh Hearing Coming in September

Senate Judiciary Committee Chairman Chuck Grassley (R-Iowa) announced that the committee will hold its Supreme Court confirmation hearing for Judge Brett Kavanaugh immediately after Labor Day.

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Senate Commerce Committee Conducts FCC Oversight

Members of a key Senate panel this week had the opportunity to ask questions of FCC leaders on a host of issues, including a number related to the Title II...

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Labor Department Issues Religious Freedom Directive

The Trump administration is again acting in defense of religious freedom. Last month featured major initiatives of the State and Justice Departments. This week it was the U.S. Department of Labor’s turn.

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Attorney General Announces New Religious Liberty Task Force

This week, the U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ) established a new Religious Liberty Task Force to protect and promote America’s first freedom in the Bill of Rights.

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Major Push to Advance America's 'First Freedom' Globally

This week more than 80 foreign delegations, as well as NRB and other religious and civil society leaders from around the world, gathered in Washington, D.C., at the invitation of U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo for a Ministerial to Advance Religious Freedom.

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Bill Threatens Carriage of Christian TV

Legislation that could harm the ability of many viewers to watch their local Christian television stations was revived in the U.S. House of Representatives this week.

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House Panel Questions FCC Commissioners

Members of a key House panel this week had the opportunity to ask questions of FCC leaders on a host of issues, including a number related to the Title II “net neutrality” debate, spectrum concerns, and video marketplace issues.

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Comment Period Closing for Protect Life Rule

The official period for public comments in this proceeding closes on July 31. More information from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services is here, including a warning for commenters not to include any personally identifiable information they do not want to be disclosed in a searchable online public record.

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Washington to Host Global Leaders on Religious Freedom

Next week more than 40 foreign ministers, as well as religious and civil society leaders from around the world, will gather in Washington, D.C., to discuss religious liberty at the invitation of U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo.

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