Study: Counseling for Unwanted Same-Sex Attraction Is Effective

A recent study from the Catholic Medical Association confirms the effectiveness of people receiving counseling to reduce or eliminate their unwanted same-sex attractions, behaviors, or identity.

U.S. Department of Labor Protects Religious Liberty

The U.S. Department of Labor’s Office of Federal Contract Compliance Programs (OFCCP) announced a new policy directive which focused on protecting religious freedom.

Grassley: Kavanaugh Confirmation Hearing to Begin September 4

Senate Judiciary Committee Chairman Chuck Grassley announced that the confirmation hearing for Judge Brett Kavanaugh to the Supreme Court will begin on September 4.

Ernst’s 4th Annual Roast and Ride Held to Benefit Travis Mills Foundation

U.S. Senator Joni Ernst (R-Iowa) held her 4th annual Roast and Ride with nearly 450 motorcycle riders participating. The proceeds from ticket sales for the ride will be donated to the Travis Mills Foundation.

Reynolds, Grassley, Ernst Co-Chair David Young’s Re-Election Campaign

Congressman David Young (R-Iowa) announced Governor Kim Reynolds, U.S. Senator Chuck Grassley, and U.S. Senator Joni Ernst will co-chair his 2018 re-election campaign. 

Former TV Meteorologist John McLaughlin Focuses on Church Safety

‚ÄúSafe & Secure: A Practical Workshop on Church Security‚ÄĚ with keynote speaker John McLaughlin will be held on Friday, June 8, 2018 at 7:00-10:00 p.m. The free event will be held at the First Church of the Open Bible at 2200 Beaver Ave., Des Moines, IA 50310.

Peter Cownie Named Iowa House Ways and Means Chairman

Iowa House Speaker Linda Upmeyer (R-Clear Lake) named State Representative Peter Cownie (R-West Des Moines) the new Chairman of the House Ways and Means Committee replacing State Representative Guy Vander Linden (R-Oskaloosa) who is not seeking re-election.

Paul Pate to Seek a Third Term as Iowa Secretary of State

Iowa Secretary of State Paul Pate announced his plans to run for reelection during speeches at Republican county conventions on Saturday. Pate is currently serving his second term as Secretary of State.

Congress Gives Churches Equal Access to Disaster Aid

Congress’ action ensures that FEMA’s new policy will endure so that houses of worship are treated equally alongside secular nonprofit organizations applying for disaster aid.

The Federalist Party Announces Strategic Restructuring

The Federalist Party organizer JD Rucker steps aside to set party leadership model going forward that party principles will supersede any one person.

DCCC Contradicts Itself on Abortion Litmus Test

The Democratic Congressional Candidate Committee (DCCC) says there is no abortion litmus test, then say they won’t work with Democrats for Life of America.

Daleiden Appeals Planned Parenthood Video Exposé Lawsuit to Supreme Court

Thomas More Society takes the defense of David Daleiden’s First Amendment Rights to the Supreme Court in Daleiden et al v. National Abortion Federation.

Ernst, Grassley to Serve As State Co-Chairs for Reynolds-Gregg Campaign

The Reynolds-Gregg team announced that U.S. Senators Chuck Grassley and Joni Ernst will serve as state Co-Chairs of their gubernatorial campaign.

Sarah’s Law Passes in the U.S. House

On Thursday, the U.S. House of Representatives voted to pass the No Sanctuary for Criminals Act (H.R. 3003) which included language from Sarah’s Law.

Homeschooling: The Ultimate School Choice

Pioneer Institute released a new education policy study entitled “Homeschooling: The Ultimate School Choice” authored by William Heuer and William Donovan.

LCMS Launches Lutheran Center for Religious Liberty, Names First Director

The Rev. Dr. Gregory P. Seltz will be the first executive director of The Lutheran Church‚ÄĒMissouri Synod‚Äôs new Lutheran Center for Religious Liberty (LCRL).