Former SBC President Jack Graham Praises Chairman Who Killed Bill to Outlaw Abortion as ‘Courageous’

Former SBC President Jack Graham Praises Chairman Who Killed Bill to Outlaw Abortion as ‘Courageous’

PLANO, Texas — Despite the mass outcry to outlaw abortion in Texas and grant the unborn equal protection under the law, megachurch pastor and former Southern Baptist Convention President Jack Graham has praised his church member and Republican House Chairman Jeff Leach after he decided that he could not support House Bill 896 because it subjects […]

Texas Chairman Kills Bill to Outlaw Abortion for ‘Criminalizing Women’ Involved in Murdering Their Babies

Texas Chairman Kills Bill to Outlaw Abortion for ‘Criminalizing Women’ Involved in Murdering Their Babies

AUSTIN, Texas — Despite testimony from hundreds on Monday that went on for hours into the night, Republican House Committee Chairman Jeff Leach has decided to kill a bill that would outlaw abortion altogether in the state of Texas because it “subjects women who undergo abortions to criminal liability.” The two-paragraph statement released by Leach, who […]

State, Federal Authorities Investigating After Several African American Churches Burned Down in Louisiana

State, Federal Authorities Investigating After Several African American Churches Burned Down in Louisiana

LAFAYETTE, La. — The Federal Bureau of Investigations (FBI) and the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives (ATF) are assisting with a state investigation after three black churches were burned down in Louisiana within days of each other. During a news conference, State Fire Marshal Butch Browning divulged that there are “suspicious elements” in with […]

Texas Rep. Introduces Bill to Make Sending Unwanted Sexually Explicit Photos a Criminal Offense

Texas Rep. Introduces Bill to Make Sending Unwanted Sexually Explicit Photos a Criminal Offense

AUSTIN, Texas — A Republican lawmaker in Texas has proposed a bill that would make sending unwanted sexually explicit photos to another person a criminal offense in the state. House Bill 2789, sponsored by Rep. Morgan Meyer, R-Dallas, was recently heard by the House Committee on Criminal Jurisprudence, and is currently pending in committee. The […]

‘End This Holocaust’: Hundreds Testify Into the Night Before State Committee to Outlaw Abortion in Texas

‘End This Holocaust’: Hundreds Testify Into the Night Before State Committee to Outlaw Abortion in Texas

More than 300 people testified on Monday evening in favor of a bill that would outlaw abortion in Texas in a legislative hearing that lasted for over eight hours, continuing into the night to 3 a.m. Pastors, women who have had abortions, fathers who regretted taking their girlfriend for an abortion, men and women who […]

Hundreds Flocking to Texas Capitol to Testify in Support of Bill to Abolish Abortion in State

Hundreds Flocking to Texas Capitol to Testify in Support of Bill to Abolish Abortion in State

AUSTIN, Texas — Hundreds are flocking to the Texas capitol building today to testify in support of a bill that would completely outlaw abortion in the state, and supporters are encouraging fellow residents of the Lone Star State to still arrive at the capitol this evening to be a part of the historic hearing. According […]

Tennessee House Advances Bill Protecting Rights of Faith-Based Foster, Adoption Agencies

Tennessee House Advances Bill Protecting Rights of Faith-Based Foster, Adoption Agencies

NASHVILLE, Tenn. — The Tennessee House of Representatives has advanced a bill that would protect the rights of faith-based state-contracted foster care and adoption agencies to operate in accordance with their religious beliefs. House Bill 836, sponsored by Rep. Tim Rudd, R-Murfreesboro, passed 67-22 on April 1, and is now awaiting a committee hearing in the […]