PRESS RELEASES

NRB Applauds Congressional Focus on FCC Overreach

(January 6, 2011) The FCC’s December 21st vote to make itself the authority over the Internet has done nothing to allay the fears of National Religious Broadcasters (NRB), America's preeminent association of Christian broadcasters and communicators, that “traffic control” will quickly lead to content regulation and even viewpoint discrimination.

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Gracia Burnham to Speak at The Women’s Breakfast at NRB 2011

(December 27, 2010) Gracia Burnham will speak during the Women’s Breakfast at NRB 2011 in Nashville, TN, on Monday, February 28th.

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Internet Traffic Control or Content Regulation?

(December 21, 2010) The National Religious Broadcasters (NRB) remains concerned about today’s FCC vote in support of net neutrality.

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NRB Decries Censorship: Will Monitor Apple, Facebook and Feds

(December 13, 2010) The National Religious Broadcasters (NRB) has launched the John Milton Project for Religious Free Speech.

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Jay Alan Sekulow to Speak at Saturday General Session at NRB 2011

(December 13, 2010) Dr. Jay Alan Sekulow, Chief Counsel for the American Center for Law and Justice (ACLJ), will speak during the Saturday General Session at NRB 2011 on February 26th.

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Broadcaster to Persecuted Christians Will Speak at

(November 29, 2010) The NRB International Luncheon will take place during NRB 2011 on Monday, February 28th. For the speaker’s protection and to protect the work he is doing, NRB will refrain from disclosing specific details of the speaker’s identity in advance of the International Luncheon.

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Religious Broadcasters Ignored in NPR/PBS Debate

(November 17, 2010) National Religious Broadcasters (NRB) says that something important is missing in the debate over federal funding for the Corporation for Public Broadcasting (CPB). Last week, the President’s National Commission on Fiscal Responsibility and Reform recommended zero-funding the CPB, which includes National Public Radio (NPR) and PBS (television).

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James Macdonald to Speak at Sunday Morning Worship Service at NRB 2011

(November 15, 2010) Dr. James MacDonald, Senior Pastor, Harvest Bible Chapel, Chicago, IL, will address the Sunday Morning Worship Service at NRB 2011 on February 28th.

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NRB Challenges New Congress to Secure First Principles

(November 3, 2010) “As an association of Christian communicators committed to using electronic media to proclaim the Gospel of Jesus Christ, we realize that elections are generally about two things: expectations and hope,” said Dr. Frank Wright, NRB President & CEO this morning.

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Michael Jr. Returns to Comedy Tonight at NRB 2011

(November 1, 2010) Comedy Tonight on Monday, February 28th at the NRB 2011 Convention in Nashville, TN will feature well-known comedian Michael Jr.

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National Religious Broadcasters CEO Calls on Tech Companies to Address Online Censorship

After Wednesday’s hearing featuring the top executives of Facebook and Twitter on Capitol Hill, National Religious Broadcasters president and CEO Jerry A. Johnson...

NRB Lobbying Helps Put Congress’ Focus On Internet Freedom

With the Fairness Doctrine now solidly part of the past, National Religious Broadcasters (NRB) has been focusing its free speech efforts on the internet.

NRB Calls for Internet Censorship Hearings

The National Religious Broadcasters had big issues with Facebook before CEO Mark Zuckerberg’s mea culpa tour of the House and Senate this week, and it still has them, in spades.

NRB Seeks Censorship Answers from Zuckerberg

As the Hill prepares to grill Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg at a pair of hearings this week, the National Religious Broadcasters want them...

Censoring Christians: Google and Facebook and Twitter, oh my

The National Religious Broadcasters (NRB) launched the initiative via the InternetFreedomWatch.org website

Religious Broadcasters Gather in DC, Announce Response to Problem of Internet Censorship

The National Religious Broadcasters gathered in Washington, D.C., on Thursday to announce their new “Internet Freedom Initiative.”

In Tax Debate, Gift to Religious Right Could Be Bargaining Chip

Conservative Christian leaders say Mr. Trump seized on the issue at the January meeting in his office.

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