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Strengthening is about engaging the conflict over religious liberty in our country involving a series of battles in a longer culture war. A loss one year is not the end of an issue, and the same is true for success.

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Educating our constituency has been an area of weakness for us in the past---one we plan to actively address as we move forward into this next year. Our goal is that everyone understands the issues and how to be involved.

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"Your voice" or involvement simply refers to the level of response generated among independent Baptists in Virginia to legislative actions that affect their religious liberties. This involvement is critical to our success.

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Current Issues

Overturn censorship of our chaplains in the state government

To act now, scroll to the bottom of the page. Gov. McAuliffe vetoed SB 555 which prohibits censorship by state government officials of the religious...

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Stand for the Rights of Students

To act now, scroll to the bottom of the page. Gov. McAuliffe vetoed SB236, a bill that codifies the right of students to:   Voluntarily pray or...

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Speak Out For Churches

Virginia has exempted properties with buildings designated as places of worship. Most localities have also exempted undeveloped properties. Some localities...

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News & Events

Recent News

Mar05
General Assembly approves tighter ethic rules as session comes to an end

We appreciate the efforts to stress ethics for elected officials in Virginia. Unfortunately, there are still areas of vagueness which may give the appearance of wrong. We pray that each legislator will have strength of character and wisdom...

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Mar04
Scott won’t seek seventh term in Virginia House

Six-term Republican Ed Scott will not run for re-election as the 30th District’s representative in the Virginia House of Delegates....

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Mar04
Assembly backs stricter licensing, regulation of day care providers

Legislation affecting day cares is followed closely by VAIB. This legislation was especially important as there would have been impacts on religious exempt day cares. Eddy Aliff lobbied passionately on HB1570 and those concerns were immediately...

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Mar03
Religious college presidents agree on ‘calling’ and common threats to their schools

Should religious colleges be bound by the same union and labor rules as secular universities? Or be rated by the same criteria?

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CapitolAlerts
Apr19
Overturn censorship of our chaplains in the state government

To act now, scroll to the bottom of the page. Gov. McAuliffe vetoed SB 555 which prohibits censorship by state government officials of the religious...

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Apr15
Stand for the Rights of Students

To act now, scroll to the bottom of the page. Gov. McAuliffe vetoed SB236, a bill that codifies the right of students to:   Voluntarily pray or...

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Jan26
Speak Out For Churches

Virginia has exempted properties with buildings designated as places of worship. Most localities have also exempted undeveloped properties. Some localities...

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Jul01
Virginia Abortion Clinic Regulations Finally Pass!

After nearly two years of hearings, debate, public testimony, and wranglings, abortion clinic regulations have finally passed in Virginia. The abortion industry...

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