A self-described Tea Party member is urging Minnesota Congresswoman Michele Bachmann to bow out of the GOP presidential race, stating that her "floundering" campaign is "hurting the credibility" of the movement.Tags 2012 Race
Pro-family groups have even more reasons to criticize President Barack Obama's health care reform. A report from the House Oversight Committee reveals that provisions in the Obamacare law may penalize married couples by barring them from benefitting from the plan’s insurance subsidies. Meanwhile, single and cohabitating couples would benefit.
A federal judge blocked parts of a North Carolina Fetal Pain law mandating abortion providers to give patients an ultrasound image of their unborn child, describe the fetus’ features and allow women the opportunity to hear the fetus’ heartbeat.Tags Abortion
Susan B. Anthony List President Marjorie Dannenfelser said her pro-life organization did not maliciously seek to malign ousted Democratic Congressman Steve Driehaus’ record on Obamacare during the 2010 mid-term election. Rather, she said, Driehaus got burned trying to play both sides of what she says is an either/or issue.
An Oklahoma Christian youth group is filing a lawsuit against the Owasso Public Schools system where it holds meetings because the school district is blocking its efforts to promote its club using the same method as other community groups.
Anti-Sharia groups said their right to free speech is being compromised after a Tennessee Hotel canceled their conference, where they planned to discuss possible measures to protect the U.S. Constitution against Islamic laws.
The Democratic National Committee announced this week that it hired the Rev. Derrick Harkins to serve as director of DNC's Faith Outreach. In a phone interview with The Christian Post, Harkins detailed his vision for the DNC's 2012 faith outreach.
A 2010 blog post reveals that Republican presidential candidate Herman Cain may have modeled his common sense solutions and charisma for large crowds after "the perfect conservative" – Jesus Christ.
Republican presidential candidate Michele Bachmann denies reports that her entire New Hampshire team quit nearly two months ahead of the first primary races.Tags 2012 Race
Cain tried to reassure critics that he is indeed pro-life but his libertarian answer to an abortion question this week has some worried that he may not be a strong social conservative. Amid controversy over Cain's Wednesday night interview with CNN's Piers Morgan, Cain tweeted Thursday, "I'm 100% pro-life. End of story."
Republicans, who are determined to eliminate federal regulations deemed a hindrance to energy independence and jobs, are questioning the accuracy of science utilized by the Department of the Interior and the Environmental Protection Agency.
Traditional marriage groups are appealing a federal judge’s decision in Washington State, arguing that it will encourage discrimination against and harassment of citizens who oppose same-sex marriage by national and local gay rights pressure organizations.
A black pastor chided presidential candidate Herman Cain for tearing down African Americans with comments about political affiliation and unemployment, and encouraged him to follow God’s model of reconciliation to help his people.
Polling this week indicates that at the moment Republican presidential candidate Herman Cain has a better chance of defeating the president than Mitt Romney.
A new Illinois Senate bill seeks to reinstate Catholic Charities' foster care and adoption contracts after the state Department of Children and Family Services dropped the group for not allowing gay and cohabitating couples to adopt children.