Anti-Christian groups are misinterpreting the Establishment Clause to advocate a strict separation between state and religious entities, constitutional law experts say.
GOP candidates Michele Bachmann and Rick Perry both turned down invitations to the Newsmax debate, leaving celebrity moderator Donald Trump to ponder his presence in the debate.
Early indications show that a New York City Council bill overturning a ban on church services in school buildings is strongly supported and will likely be enacted if called up for a floor vote.
Days after the U.S. Supreme Court refused to hear a Bronx church’s plea for after hours school space, church leaders continue their fight to overturn New York City schools’ ban on church services in public school buildings to City Hall Thursday.
Only a few days into the GOP candidate dust-up over the Donald Trump debate, Rick Perry and Michele Bachmann have yet to weigh in on the controversy but a majority of the rest of the field is against it. Only Newt Gingrich and Rick Santorum are up for the event that some are calling a “joke” and “circus-like.”
Congressman Trent Franks (R-Ariz.) attempted to lead House members in a fight against gender and race-motivated abortion, but met resistance among sex selection opponents seeking to protect abortion rights.
Days after former Godfather’s Pizza CEO Herman Cain suspended his 2012 campaign for the presidency his super PAC is considering funneling funds to other GOP candidates still in the race.
President Barack Obama seeks to repair his relationship with the African-American community – a key voting bloc in the 2008 election whom black conservatives say has been neglected – with a 44-page report reaffirming his commitment to black families and enumerating the successes of his last three years in office.
House leaders Nancy Pelosi, John Boehner and Spencer Bachus announced their willingness to support a bill placing insider trader restriction on members of Congress after being accused of the practice on CBS’ “60 Minutes.”
The U.S. Senate approved on Thursday an amendment allowing military chaplains to exercise their faith convictions and decline to preside over same-sex ceremonies.
Republican lawmakers proposed to pay for a payroll tax cut with their own salaries after President Barack Obama urged the Congress “don’t be a Grinch.”
Herman Cain said that his family is “number 1” and announced plans Wednesday to meet with his wife to determine his future in the 2012 race. He plans to see his wife Friday and emerge next week with a decision.
Republican Newt Gingrich credited his wife and blind persistence for pulling his campaign back from the brink of disaster in the 2012 race. But an expert suggests circumstance really controls his newfound fame.
A Rhode Island Christmas tree farmer is considering taking the Statehouse tree back after the governor chose to call it a “holiday tree” for the Dec. 6 lighting.
Despite statements from Herman Cain’s lawyer that a person’s sexual life should not be questioned, Christian leaders contend that discerning voters do have an interest in and a right to know whether or not public officials are keeping their marriage vows.
Allegations of a 13-year extramarital affair threaten GOP candidate Herman Cain’s campaign just as it attempted a comeback from sexual harassment allegations. Atlanta, Ga., resident Ginger White, 45, came out
As Christmas approaches, U.S. House Chaplain Father Patrick Conroy said there is a sharp contrast between the charitable, peaceful and hopeful nature of the season and the often painfully partisan atmosphere in the Congress.
California Occupy Wall Street protesters are resisting dispersal orders, adding more costs to an already $13 million tab run up by the two-month-old movement.
American voters continue to favor of the repeal of President Barack Obama’s health care reform law as it awaits U.S. Supreme Court action, a new poll shows.
While Newt Gingrich’s plea for a humane immigration policy was criticized by his fellow presidential candidates Tuesday night, conservative Hispanic leaders said the former speaker’s plea is a sensible one that should be embraced by more Republicans.
In her new book Core of Conviction, Michele Bachmann shares that she would have preferred Hillary Clinton for the Democratic nominee and possibly president if Rep. John McCain wasn’t in the mix.
GOP presidential candidate Newt Gingrich unveiled a strategy Monday to allow young workers to contribute to privatized retirement accounts as part of a plan to phase out entitlement programs such as Social Security.
Christian pro-life group Personhood USA is making plans for a 2012 personhood amendment in Colorado after learning from the mistakes of the failed Mississippi amendment.
The ex-staffers who fueled rumors of defeat when they quit GOP presidential candidate Newt Gingrich’s campaign have come back now that the former House Speaker is experiencing an upswing in the polls.
Conservatives and faith leaders warned Christians to be more careful of how they criticize political opponents after court documents revealed that the suspect in the White House shooting, Oscar Ramiro Ortega- Hernandez, believed President Barack Obama to be the “antichrist.”