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2014 Legislative Update

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strengthen

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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educate

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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involve

"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

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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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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News & Events

Recent News

Mar31
Your Voice for Christian Liberties. Be a Part of the 14,000 Voices Campaign.

The Virginia State Senate buzzed with activity. The committee room filled with members of the public as 14 senators quietly took their seats. One by one, 9 citizens walked up to the podium to give their support for the bill in front...

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Apr11
As Promised, Gov. McAuliffe Vetoes SB555 Dealing with Chaplains in National Guard

On March 30, Gov. McAuliffe vetoed a bill preventing censorship by government officials in Virginia. ...

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Apr09
Obamacare and Its Impact on Conscience Protections Regarding Abortion

The US Supreme Court has heard arguments regarding an issue as to whether businesses can have religious conscience protections held by the owners of those companies. 

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Apr07
New York City Bans Churches from Renting Public Schools to Hold Services

­An on-again, off-again policy of permitting churches to rent public schools like any other entity has been overturned by another court. Now Mayor de Blasio has the opportunity to fulfill a campaign promise to change the city policy...

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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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Mar08
SB701: Establishing Non-discrimination in State Government

SB701 establishing nondiscrimination in state government hiring based on sexual orientation. The foundation of a strong society is the nuclear family. Efforts...

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