SB236/HB277 – Sponsored by Senator Cam Ward and Representative Pebblin Warren, proposes to require church nurseries and religious childcare providers (daycares) to be licensed by the state Department of Human Resources as are all other such providers. Church daycares and nurseries have always been exempt from licensure, even though their workers must pass background checks. […]
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Alabama House designates “Pro-life Day” for March 16, 2017 Next week on Thursday, March 16, 2017 there will a special opportunity for the pro-life community in Alabama. We need your help! March 16 this year has been designated as “Pro-Life Day” by the Alabama House of Representatives. This is a special opportunity. Important pro-life legislation […]
Contact your State Senator and State Representative now. Tell them you support the Assisted Suicide Ban Act HB96 (Rep. Mack Butler) and its companion bill SB198 (Sen. Phil Williams). House Information: (334) 242-7600 – Senate Information: (334) 242-7800, to voice your concerns with your legislators NOW! Ask them to pass this legislation to insure that […]
Eagle Forum of Alabama Executive Director, Deborah Love’s recently published article addresses creation of State Longitudinal Data System
By Deborah Love, executive director of Eagle Forum of Alabama, she also was appointed to and served on the Alabama ESSA Implementation Committee on Data Collection and Early Learning sub-committees http://www.al.com/opinion/index.ssf/2017/02/how_much_is_your_childs_privac.html Justice Brandeis wrote, “the right to privacy is the right to be left alone.” Privacy is an essential aspect of a free society. Yet […]
Rep. Terri Collins has introduced HB97, the State Longitudinal Database bill (companion bill is SB153). The Alabama Department of Labor has promised the bill does not allow for collection of private and personal student information, but the bill itself contradicts the department. It describes, “security clearance requirements for individuals with access to personally identifiable information.” […]
Great news! All three of the pro-life bills that Eagle Forum of Alabama is promoting were reported out of the House Health Committee on Feb. 8th, after public hearings on all of them. HB24 – Adoption by Rep. Rich Wingo (334) 242-7681 This bill would establish the Alabama Child Placing Agency Inclusion Act. It would […]
AL House of Representatives passes resolution mourning the death, celebrating the life of Phyllis Schlafly
Eagle Forum of Alabama would like to thank Representative Arnold Mooney for his sponsorship of Alabama House Resolution mourning the death and celebrating the life of Eagle Forum founder Phyllis Schlafly. Phyllis passed away on Monday, September 5, 2016.
Eagle Forum First Vice President Reflects on the Life and Legacy of one of America’s Great Conservative Leaders Today Phyllis Schlafly has gone home to be with her Lord after a long illness. America has lost a great stateswoman, and we at Eagle Forum and among the conservative movement have lost a beloved friend […]
APPEAL TO ALABAMA LEGISLATORS Legal experts are now warning legislators that the current lottery bill is a Double Trojan Horse. It would (1) give Indians the right to demand a compact from the Governor to set up full-fledged, Las Vegas style casinos in multiple locations around the state and (2) the bill’s loose definition of “lottery” […]
Please continue conveying to your Alabama legislators your adamant opposition to expanding gambling. Today, two pro-gambling bills were voted out of the Senate Tourism Committee and will advance to the full Senate. They are SB3, the Governor’s pure lottery bill and SB11, Senator McClendon’s bill that allows electronic video lottery terminals at the four dog […]