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    Abortion Funding Ban

    Witnesses testified about proposed legislation that would permanently ban any federal funds or tax cuts from being used for abortions. Witnesses represented both the pro-life and…

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    National Organization for Marriage (NOM) Rally on the National Mall

    Opponents of same-sex marriage gathered on the National Mall to show their support for the Defense of Marriage Act (DOMA). Organizer Brian Brown said that the march reflected “the…

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    Social Reform and the Judiciary

    Panelists talked the topic, “Confronting the Judicial War on Faith,” focusing on the role of religion in judicial decision-making and opposition to several judicial decisions on…

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    Stem Cell Research Legislation

    Opponents of federally funded stem cell research spoke about their opposition to proposed legislation allowing federally funded research using existing stem cell strains, health and safety…

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    Justice O'Connor Retirement

    Members of the Family Research Council spoke to reporters about the retirement of Supreme Court Justice Sandra Day O’Connor. They expressed confidence that the president would…

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    Stem Cell Ballot Measure

    The guests participated by remote connection from St. Louis about Missouri’s stem cell ballot measure. Amendment #2 gives constitutional protection to embryonic stem cell…

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    Supreme Court Watch

    Guests talked about cases on reproductive rights, abortion, and women’s issues in the next Supreme Court session and Judge John Roberts' views on the issues. They respond to…

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    Alito Supreme Court Nomination

    Family Research Council officials spoke to reporters about their support for the nomination of Judge Samuel Alito to the U.S. Supreme Court. They also praised his stance on socially…

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