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NRB President Supports Senator Cruz on Israel Following IDC Event

Dr. Jerry A. Johnson, President & CEO of NRB, sent a letter today to Senator Ted Cruz (R-TX) following the disrespectful treatment he received for expressing solidarity with Israel at a recent “In Defense of Christians” event.

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NRB Speaks Out for First Amendment Rights

NRB could not be silent this week in the face of a serious threat to the Bill of Rights being considered by the U.S. Senate.

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Rep. Frank Wolf Receives NRB Faith & Freedom Award

At its annual President’s Council Capitol Hill Media Summit this week, NRB presented the 2014 Faith & Freedom Award to Congressman Frank Wolf (R-VA).

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FCC Oversight Hearing Next Week

Next week, a House panel will conduct an oversight hearing on the FCC, specifically attending to management and spending at the agency.

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Former FCC Commissioner Joins New Firm

Former FCC Commissioner Robert McDowell (R) this week transitioned from the Hudson Institute to the Washington law firm Wiley Rein.

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NRB Congratulates 2014 CMB Award Winners

Three NRB members were recognized with awards from Christian Music Broadcasters (CMB) last week during the annual CMB Networking Dinner held at Momentum 2014.

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Reach Thousands of Christian Communicators: Sponsor or Promote at the NRB15 Convention

NRB's International Christian Media Convention represents the world’s largest gathering of Christian communicators and offers organizations unique opportunities to reach thousands of media and ministry professionals.

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Pacific Garden Mission Debuts TV Series on TLN

Pacific Garden Mission (PGM), the oldest, continuously-operating, Gospel rescue mission in the country, has begun airing its own show on Total Living Network (TLN).

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'Moms’ Night Out' Now Out on DVD

The endearing true-to-life family comedy Moms' Night Out was released on DVD and Blu-ray last week and has been touted as a “must have” for fans of faith-based movies.

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NRB to Hold Internet Freedom Panel

A former FCC Commissioner and a top executive from Amazon will be featured in a panel event next week being held by NRB in Washington, DC.

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NRB Press Releases

NRB Presents 2014 Faith & Freedom Award to Rep. Frank Wolf

NRB presented its 2014 Faith & Freedom Award to Congressman Frank Wolf (R-VA) on Wednesday, September 10.

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NRB Opposes Bill of Rights Limitation

NRB opposes the proposed amendment to the United States Constitution under consideration in the United States Senate. This effort (S.J.RES. 19) threatens serious consequences for all the freedoms found in the Bill of Rights’ First Amendment.

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NRB President & CEO Dr. Jerry A. Johnson: Be Hopeful, Prayerful Amid Gaza Ceasefire

Dr. Jerry A. Johnson, the President & CEO of the National Religious Broadcasters (NRB), is encouraging Christians to be hopeful and prayerful about the most recent ceasefire in Gaza.

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NRB Initiates ‘Christians in Solidarity with Israel’ Trip

The National Religious Broadcasters (NRB) association has initiated a “Christians in Solidarity with Israel” trip, August 17-22.

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NRB Urges Action for Persecuted Believers

In light of ongoing violence against Christians and other religious minorities around the world, including the current effort by Islamist forces to viciously eradicate the Christians of Iraq, Dr. Jerry A. Johnson, President & CEO of NRB, today called on government and faith leaders in the United States to stand up against this wickedness.

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NRB Concerned by Private Deal for Church Scrutiny

NRB expressed concern today with reports that the IRS has struck a private deal that could lead to censorship of free speech and religious expression in churches and other houses of worship.

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NRB Statement on LPTV Hearing

NRB is grateful for attention this week in the House Energy & Commerce Committee to the situation of low-power television (LPTV) in light of the upcoming television broadcast spectrum auction.

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NRB Rejoices Over News of Meriam Ibrahim’s Flight Out of Sudan

Dr. Jerry A. Johnson, President & CEO of NRB, rejoiced at news that Meriam Ibrahim, her husband, and her two young children were able to fly out of Sudan early Thursday morning – one month after her release from prison. Mrs. Ibrahim, who had been sentenced to death for her Christian faith, landed safely in Italy with her family.

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NRB Objects to ENDA Executive Order

NRB expressed great concern with today’s action by President Obama to issue an ENDA-like Executive Order applying to federal contractors with no specific protection for religious liberty.

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NRB Opposes Attack on Hobby Lobby, Religious Liberty

NRB, thankful an unfounded attack on religious liberty was thwarted in the United States Senate today, urges Congress to stay true to upholding First Amendment freedoms and the long-standing, bipartisan Religious Freedom Restoration Act (RFRA).

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ADF says fight over church signage is fight for First Amendment

Alliance Defending Freedom is continuing a legal battle to gain freedom of speech for churches in Arizona.

Radio stations combine operations in Xenia

Strong Tower Christian Media recently moved the offices and studios for WFCJ-93.7 FM from Miamisburg and WEEC-100.7FM from Springfield.

Judiciary Debates Net Neutrality

The Senate Judiciary Committee heard from both sides of the network neutrality debate Wednesday in a hearing on the...

Amendments for Satellite Bill Teed Up

With the baseline STAVRA satellite compulsory license reauthorization bill text now out for comment and perusing, ammendments are...

The Internet ‘slowdown’ power grab

Traffic to major online destinations such as Netflix and Reddit slowed to a crawl last week in a symbolic protest known as “Internet Slowdown Day.”

Watch the FCC Open Internet Roundtables Live

As the Federal Communications Commission moves toward a decision on rules for an Open Internet and the controversy continues to roil around Net neutrality...

Broadcasters appear to drop opposition to TV bill

Broadcasters who previously seemed ready to fight a Senate TV bill appear to have dropped their opposition, which could pave the way for...

Pubcasters Challenge Broadcast Incentive Auction

Public broadcasters have asked the FCC to change its proposed rules for the broadcast incentive auction to insure that...

Court Rejects Blatant Attempt to Silence Aggressive Political Speech

Yesterday afternoon, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit issued its decision to dismiss the appeal brought by Satkar Hospitality Inc.

FCC Moves Quickly to Reject Political Ad Sponsorship ID Complaints

With TV stations' political files now available online, three political activist organizations have been jointly filing...

Google OK’d as White-Space Admin as FCC Preps Repack Rules

Regulators have re-approved Google as a white-space database administer. The move comes as the Federal Communications Commission considers how...

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Religious broadcasters blast Harry Reid scheme

So when a Democratic Party strategy appeared in Congress that would take the First Amendment down a notch by allowing state...

Christian Leaders Travel to Israel to Show Support

A dozen leaders from the National Religious Broadcasters traveled to Israel last week to make public their support of Israel.

With Full Hearts National Religious Broadcasters Conclude Solidarity Trip to Israel

“Our purpose was two fold. One, to show the people of Israel we support them in a time of crisis because Hamas is attacking...

IRS Would Lose in Court Battle Against Churches, NRB Says

After the Internal Revenue Service agreed to investigate pastors that preach political speech, the president of the National Religious Broadcasters...

A threat to the First Amendment

During the Senate’s brief pre-election legislative session in mid-September, Harry Reid, D-Nevada, intends to call up for a vote...

Evangelical Leaders Will Visit Israel To Show Support, Ask God To 'Protect Her From Her Enemies'

Several high-profile evangelical leaders will travel to Israel next week as a part of the “Christians in Solidarity with Israel” trip put together by the National Religious Broadcasters...

Top Evangelical Christian Leaders to Travel to Israel, Voice Support for Jewish Nation Israel

Despite the violent atmosphere in the Middle East, a group of evangelical leaders, led by the National Religious Broadcasters President...


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