Tag Archives: senate

Senate Confirms Dangerous Catholic Extremist To Appeals Court


New judge claims her religious faith comes before the law: Senate confirms Amy Coney Barrett to a lifetime appointment on the U.S. Court of Appeals.
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Texas Senate Approves ‘Religious Refusal’ Adoption Measure


The measure allows publicly funded adoption agencies to refuse to place children with non-Christian, unmarried or gay prospective parents.
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Alabama Senate OKs Fundamentalist Christian Church Police Force


Theocracy alert: A large fundamentalist Christian church in Alabama is set to have its very own police force. Say “Hello” to the American Taliban.
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NEW YORK: Democratic State Senate Candidate Vows To Erase Gay Couples From Textbooks Because Jesus


The New York Daily News reports: A Democrat waging a primary campaign in Queens vowed to fight to bar pictures of same-sex couples from appearing in school textbooks. S.J. Jung, who is challenging incumbent Sen. Toby Ann Stavisky in the Sept. 13 primary, made the remarks in March to a group made up primarily of …
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California State Senate Candidate Steve Hill: I’m An Atheist and Organizer for The Satanic Temple


He’s running on wholesome Satanic values.
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Today: Tennessee Senate Scheduled to Vote to Make the Bible the Official State Book – The New Civil Rights Movement


Separation of Church and State? What Separation of Church and State?
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West Virginia Senate Votes Down “Religious Freedom” Bill


Other states should follow West Virginia’s lead.
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Tennessee senate: OK to deny counseling to LGBT patients due to religious beliefs


Opponents argued that counselors shouldn’t be allowed to deny treatment of people in crisis because they are gay, transgender or practice a different religion.
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Senate Introduces Darwin Day Resolution | Secular Coalition for America

Washington, D.C.–The Secular Coalition for America is proud to announce that for the second year in a row, it has partnered with Senator Richard Blumenthal (D-CT) to introduce a Darwin Day resolution (S. Res. 337) in the Senate. The introduction of the Senate resolution comes only weeks after its companion resolution (H. Res. 548) was introduced in the House by Representative Jim Himes (D-CT).
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Atheist comedian runs for state senate – National atheism | Examiner.com


California’s 21st state senate district is holding a special election on March 17.
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