New Repacking Funds Added to FCC Reauthorization Bill

The House Energy & Commerce Committee approved legislation this week approved legislation to reauthorize the FCC for the first time in more than 25 years.

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Trump Administration Aims to Eliminate Funding for CPB

The Trump Administration this week delivered its annual budget request to Congress. Among the ways the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) seeks to...

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Victory for Free Speech in Oklahoma

Ken Ham, president of NRB member Answers in Genesis, last month was disinvited from his scheduled appearance at the University of Central Oklahoma (UCO).

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President Proclaims Power of Prayer at National Prayer Breakfast

This week in Washington, D.C., U.S. President Donald Trump focused on the power of prayer at the annual National Prayer Breakfast.

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FCC to Consider Targeted FM Power Boost

In remarks to a Multicultural Media, Telecom and Internet Council (MMTC) event this week, FCC Chairman Ajit Pai announced that the agency...

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President Highlights Faith and Freedom in State of the Union Address

In his first State of the Union address, U.S. President Donald Trump called on Congress and the American people for unity and attention to bedrock principles.

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Football Coach Kneeling to Pray is Denied Rehearing

As the Super Bowl approaches, battles continue in the football arena over kneeling. Last week, federal circuit court judges refused to reconsider their position...

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FCC Launches New Economic Analysis Office

The FCC this week launched a new office aimed at enhancing the role of economic analysis in the commission’s work.

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International Religious Freedom Ambassador Confirmed

The U.S. Senate this week confirmed the nomination of Kansas Governor Sam Brownback for the post of U.S. Ambassador-at-Large for International Religious Freedom.

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‘America Stands with Israel,’ Proclaims Vice President

U.S. Vice President Mike Pence this week told the people of Israel he came to their nation with one simple message: “America stands with Israel.”

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March for Life Today

Tens of thousands are gathering in Washington, D.C., today for the 45th annual March for Life.

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President Trump Honors Religious Freedom

“Faith breathes life and hope into our world,” wrote U.S. President Donald Trump this week.

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HHS Unveils New Religious Freedom Division

On Thursday, the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) announced the launch of a new Conscience and Religious Freedom Division within its Office for Civil Rights (OCR).

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Free Speech Upheld for Baltimore Pregnancy Center

A pro-life pregnancy center won a significant victory for free speech last week in federal court.

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Religious Freedom Day to be Honored

Ever since 1993, the U.S. President has declared January 16 to be “Religious Freedom Day” in honor of the 1786 enactment of Thomas Jefferson’s Virginia Statute...

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FEMA Changes Course on Disaster Aid for Churches

The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) appeared to make a New Year’s resolution by announcing that it will now ensure...

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