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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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Recent News

Oct24
The Fundamental Case for Parental Rights

Premise: Parents have a fundamental right to raise and educate their children as they see fit. Their authority precedes that of the state....

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Oct22
Virginia Tech enacts ban on transgender discrimination

"Virginia Tech announced a policy change last week which will protect transgender individuals as part of the school’s comprehensive anti-discriminatory statement."...

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Oct20
Virginia Lawmakers Must Go Back to the Drawing Board

"Lawmakers in Virginia will have to scramble this winter to come up with new congressional districts after three federal judges ruled that the state’s Third District was drawn in violation of the Constitution."

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Oct17
Va. House speaker keeps 3 McAuliffe nominees in limbo to make a political point

“Three of Gov. Terry McAuliffe’s nominations remain in political limbo after the U.S. Justice Department brushed off a request from House Speaker William J. Howell (R-Stafford) to assure him that they are legal."

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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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