Tim Kaine Claims Hillary Clinton’s Methodist Upbringing Is ‘Root of Everything She Does’

Tim Kaine Claims Hillary Clinton’s Methodist Upbringing Is ‘Root of Everything She Does’

Tim Kaine, the running mate of Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton, told a gathering of self-identifying “progressive Baptists” on Thursday that he believes Clinton’s Methodist upbringing is the “root of everything she does.” Kaine was speaking at the Progressive National Baptist Convention in New Orleans when he made his remarks. “She was a Midwestern Methodist […]

Trump Jests to Evangelicals: Being Good President Is ‘Maybe the Only Way I’m Going to Get to Heaven’

Trump Jests to Evangelicals: Being Good President Is ‘Maybe the Only Way I’m Going to Get to Heaven’

ORLANDO, Fla. — Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump jested to a gathering of evangelicals on Thursday that winning the election and being a good president might perhaps be his only way of getting to Heaven. “I want to just say that whatever you can do … This will be an election that will go down […]

Ethics Complaint Filed Against President of Southern Poverty Law Center for Comments About Roy Moore

Ethics Complaint Filed Against President of Southern Poverty Law Center for Comments About Roy Moore

MONTGOMERY, Ala. — An Alabama attorney has filed an ethics complaint with the state’s bar association against the president of the Southern Poverty Law Center (SPLC) over comments made about embattled Chief Justice Roy Moore. Trent Garmon, managing attorney of the Garmon Law Firm, filed the complaint on July 28 out of his belief that […]

Lesbians Sue to Challenge New Jersey Fertility Treatment Law for Only Pertaining to Male/Female Couples

Lesbians Sue to Challenge New Jersey Fertility Treatment Law for Only Pertaining to Male/Female Couples

TRENTON, N.J. — Four lesbians have filed a federal lawsuit to challenge a New Jersey law that they say inhibits them from obtaining insurance coverage for infertility treatments because it only pertains to male/female couples. Erin Krupa and her partner Marianne decided five years ago to have children through a donor, but soon found that […]

California Lawmaker Alters Bill That Allowed Homosexual Students to Sue Christian Colleges for Discrimination

California Lawmaker Alters Bill That Allowed Homosexual Students to Sue Christian Colleges for Discrimination

SACRAMENTO, Calif. — A California lawmaker has altered a controversial bill that once permitted homosexual and transgender students to sue their Christian college or university if they believe that they were discriminated against because of their personal lives. As previously reported, S.B. 1146 was introduced in February by Sen. Ricardo Lara, D-Bell Gardens, to close what Lara […]

Chief Judge, Church Elder Who Voted to Strike Down Alabama’s Sodomy Law Joins Court in Sending Roy Moore to Trial

Chief Judge, Church Elder Who Voted to Strike Down Alabama’s Sodomy Law Joins Court in Sending Roy Moore to Trial

MONTGOMERY, Ala. — The chief judge of the Alabama Court of the Judiciary (COJ) who also serves as an elder as his local church has joined in an order refusing to dismiss the ethics charges against Alabama Supreme Court Justice Roy Moore, resulting in a trial. Attorneys for Moore had sought to have his charges […]

Over 40 Arrested in Tennessee’s ‘Most Significant Human Trafficking Operation to Date’

Over 40 Arrested in Tennessee’s ‘Most Significant Human Trafficking Operation to Date’

NASHVILLE, Tenn. — Over 40 people were arrested last week in what is being called Tennessee’s “most significant human trafficking operation to date.” The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation (TBI) announced the arrests on Friday, which were a part of “Operation Someone Like Me.” “This week I learned that we are only scratching the surface,” TBI Director […]

Atheist Group Takes Issue With Police Awards Ceremony Held at Theological Seminary

Atheist Group Takes Issue With Police Awards Ceremony Held at Theological Seminary

OVIEDO, Fla. — A prominent professing atheist group has taken issue with an awards ceremony for a Florida police department that was held at a theological seminary and included an invocation. The Wisconsin-based Freedom From Religion Foundation (FFRF) recently sent a letter to Jeffrey Chudnow, the chief of police with the Oviedo Police Department, to […]

Missouri to Pay Over $156,000 in Attorney’s Fees to Planned Parenthood Over Hospital Privileges Suit

Missouri to Pay Over $156,000 in Attorney’s Fees to Planned Parenthood Over Hospital Privileges Suit

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. — The state of Missouri has been ordered to pay over $156,00 in attorney’s fees to the abortion giant Planned Parenthood after it had been sued for seeking to revoke the abortion license of the organization’s Columbia location. As previously reported, Planned Parenthood of Columbia ceased providing medical abortions in November as the University […]