ACTION ALERT RE: REAUTHORIZATION OF THE NCLB ACT

ACTION ALERT RE: REAUTHORIZATION OF THE NCLB ACT

Ask Senator Sessions (202)224-4124 and Senator Shelby (202)224-5744 to vote NO on The Every Child Achieves Act (S.1177). Ask Republicans to wait until Obama leaves office and pass a bill that rejects, not codifies, this President’s federalization of education. US Senate leadership promised to write a bill to reauthorize No Child Left Behind (NCLB) that Obama […]

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Action Needed! Senate Debate on Every Child Achieves Act on Tuesday!

Action Needed!  Senate Debate on Every Child Achieves Act on Tuesday!

Ask Senator Sessions (202)224-4124 and Senator Shelby (202)224-5744 to vote NO on The Every Child Achieves Act (S.1177) Ask Republicans to wait until Obama leaves office and pass a bill that rejects, not codifies, this President’s federalization of education. US Senate leadership promised to write a bill to reauthorize No Child Left Behind (NCLB) that Obama […]

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Pediatric Association on Marriage Opinion

Pediatric Association on Marriage Opinion

This past Friday, the President of the American College of Pediatricians, Dr. Michelle Cretella, criticized the Supreme Court’s decision to force every state in America to allow sodomy-based “marriage.”  Dr. Cretella argues,“[T]his is a tragic day for America’s children. The SCOTUS has just undermined the single greatest pro-child institution in the history of mankind: the natural family. […]

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Senator Jeff Sessions: “The Supreme Court Has Become a Supreme Legislature”

Senator Jeff Sessions:  “The Supreme Court Has Become a Supreme Legislature”

WASHINGTON—U.S. Sen. Jeff Sessions (R-AL), a senior member of the Senate Judiciary Committee, issued the following statement today regarding the Supreme Court’s order to change the marriage laws in the 50 states: “The Supreme Court has become a Supreme Legislature. They have not only rewritten the laws of the 50 United States, but have redefined […]

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Montgomery Father Confronts Legislators and School Over Daughter’s Pornographic Readings by Common Core Exemplar Author

Montgomery Father Confronts Legislators and School Over Daughter’s Pornographic Readings by Common Core Exemplar Author

Mr. Troy Towns, courageous father of a Montgomery high school student, recently shared with us a letter he sent to each member of the Alabama Legislature regarding a pornographic reading assignment given to his daughter.  The required book is titled Beloved by Toni Morrison.  She is the author of another such book titled The Bluest Eye which has also […]

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TAA Fails – TPA Passes:  NEXT ACTION TO STOP FAST TRACK

TAA Fails – TPA Passes:  NEXT ACTION TO STOP FAST TRACK

Praise God for Sen. Jeff Sessions and for those four Alabama Congressmen who supported him with their votes on the TAA (Trade Adjustment Assistance) bill in the House on Friday – Brooks, Byrne, Palmer and Roby.  Please thank them.  Please ask all Alabama House members to vote against TAA if Boehner brings it up again this week.  […]

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If marriage reconfigured in the law…family, Western Civilization will likely crumble

If marriage reconfigured in the law…family, Western Civilization will likely crumble

The following letter from Dr. James Dobson was distributed to Eagle Forum leaders nationwide.   Dear Friends, May I urge you to read this letter carefully? It has been written with a fervent prayer that you will recognize the urgency it conveys. It deals with a decision that is about to be announced by the U.S. […]

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Action: Students are not Data

Action:  Students are not Data

The State Board of Education is expected to vote on the proposed 2015 Comprehensive Counseling and Guidance Model (CCGM) at its June 11 meeting. Eagle Forum considers this plan to be beyond the legitimate purview of counselors and an overreach that could be harmful rather than helpful to students and their families.  Eagle Forum believes […]

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Retired Major Terry Smith on Active Duty Officers interfering in State Politics

Retired Major Terry Smith on Active Duty Officers interfering in State Politics

Following is a letter from Major Terry A. Smith USMC (Ret) that was sent to Governor Robert Bentley. I am dismayed to see an active duty Commissioned Federal Officer interfering in State politics. The last time this happened there was a civil war. State’s rights is still an important issue to most Republicans. The recent […]

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Dr. Alveda King’s Letter to Alabama Legislators on Common Core

Dr. Alveda King’s Letter to Alabama Legislators on Common Core

May 22, 2015An Open LetterDear Alabama Legislator,The deep and sustaining desire that every child in Alabama will be given the best education possible to be ready to act upon God’s leading in his or her life is surely important to you. To that end, please consider finding more creative solutions than what is offered in […]

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