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    Today in Congress: Nancy Drew the Gavel
    January 3, 2019

    If there's one piece of advice Democrat Gene Green would give the new House majority, it's this: "Don't get too comfortable." The American people can snatch the gavel away from Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) just as quickly as they gave it, the outgoing congressman cautioned. And based on the agenda Democrats are unveiling, that may not be as far-fetched as it seems. (continue reading...)

    On the Knights' Stand...
    January 3, 2019

    Picking up trash and donating school supplies used to be considered good deeds. Now, they could disqualify you from public service! That's the absurd conclusion of at least two Democratic senators, who are holding one judicial nominee hostage for daring to help a couple of Catholic charities. (continue reading...)

    Military at Ease with Trump Policy
    January 3, 2019

    Thanks to President Trump, the military is finally fighting something other than culture wars. And according to a new survey from the Smithsonian magazine, the American people aren't the only ones who are grateful. So, it turns out, are his troops. (continue reading...)

    Open & Shutdown: 2019 Starts with a Stoppage
    January 2, 2019

    In this new year of 2019, one old acquaintance that won't be forgotten is the partial government shutdown of December 2018. As many Americans headed off to spend Christmas vacations with friends and family, Congress worked on a short-term deal to fund the government.  (continue reading...)

    Opportunity Knocks for EEOC Pick
    January 2, 2019

    While many Americans were busy wrapping and unwrapping Christmas gifts, another controversy emerged in Washington concerning the possible re-nomination of liberal activist Chai Feldblum, current member of the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission seeking a third term. (continue reading...)

    Hope Restored for Syria's Christians?
    January 2, 2019

    Just before Christmas, it appeared the United States was on the verge of quickly withdrawing remaining U.S. troops from Syria, a move which would have thrown the safety, security, and religious freedom of the area into doubt. Now, thankfully, the quick withdrawal isn't so sure. (continue reading...)

    Why SOGI Doesn't Belong in the Law
    December 20, 2018

    In recent years, efforts by LGBT activists to insert "sexual orientation" and "gender identity" ("SOGI") as specially protected categories in the law have continued at the state and local levels, but they have not made much progress in Congress. (continue reading...)

    The Good News about 2018
    December 20, 2018

    Good news doesn't always sell papers. Much of our newsfeeds are filled with the horror stories of the day. So we at FRC thought it would a good reminder to take a few minutes to highlight some good that's come out of 2018. Several FRC staffers sat down this week to take a look back at 2018. (continue reading...)

    Will We Abandon Syria's Christians?
    December 20, 2018

    President Trump's recent announcement that he will withdraw U.S. military forces from Northern Syria aims to fulfill a campaign promise that he will defeat ISIS and bring home our troops. Yet it stands to put Syria's Christian community -- who have been a target of ISIS -- in mortal danger. (continue reading...)

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Persevering in Political Engagement: Lessons from the Life of William Wilberforce
by Worth Loving (July 29, 2020)
The abolition of slavery. Women's suffrage. Civil rights for black Americans. None of these reforms happened quickly. They only came about through years of dedicated efforts from people who refused to give up, despite overwhelming odds.
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