Tony Perkins

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Name: Tony Perkins
First reported 11 hours ago - Updated 9 hours ago - 2 reports

IRS Backs Down on Rules Used to Target Tea Party

As the IRS targeting scandal grew, in an effort to help the taxing agency put an end to political activism, government operatives decided it was necessary to put more limits on what tax-exempt organizations were allowed to do. However, the proposed changes ... [Published Breitbart.com - 9 hours ago]
First reported Apr 15 2014 - Updated Apr 15 2014 - 1 reports

Christian Group Opposes Boycotts Against Conservative Companies, Not Pro-Gay Ones (Video)

Tony Perkins, head of the Christian-based Family Research Council, recently slammed gay rights activists who called for a boycott of Chick-fil-A two years ago because the company's CEO, Dan Cathy, opposed gay rights.In a recent interview with USA Today ... [Published Opposing Views - Apr 15 2014]
First reported Apr 14 2014 - Updated Apr 14 2014 - 1 reports

Huckabee, Perkins Slam Chick-fil-A CEO Over Marriage Backtrack

Tony Perkins, head of the Family Research Council, says business leaders like Chick-fil-A CEO Dan Cathy are "cowards" for backtracking on their expressed views against marriage equality.Shortly after Cathy said he was unapologetically opposed to marriage ... [Published Gay.com - Apr 14 2014]
First reported Apr 14 2014 - Updated Apr 14 2014 - 1 reports

Why would we silence unwittingly helpful voices like yours, Peter LaBarbera?

Anti-LGBT social conservatives just don't get it.  Or, at the very least, they won't stop misrepresenting it.  Either way, the top voices who advocate on behalf of more and greater discrimination for LGBT people are simply insistent on convincing themselves ... [Published Glaad - Apr 14 2014]
First reported Apr 13 2014 - Updated Apr 13 2014 - 1 reports

Volatile NC Senate race enters final weeks

North Carolina’s Republican U.S. Senate campaign is entering what could be a decisive home stretch, with candidates taking to the air and outside groups scrambling to avoid a runoff.At stake could be not only Democratic Sen. Kay Hagan’s seat but control ... [Published Charlotte Observer - Apr 13 2014]
First reported Apr 12 2014 - Updated Apr 12 2014 - 1 reports

Conservative professor wins promotion and 50k in discrimination case

A federal court Wednesday ordered the  University of North Carolina -Wilmington to promote and give $50,000 in back pay to a conservative professor in what is described as a landmark anti-discrimination case.The restitution was ordered three weeks after ... [Published American Thinker - Apr 12 2014]
First reported Apr 11 2014 - Updated Apr 11 2014 - 1 reports

Religion news in brief, 4/12

WASHINGTONJames joins Family Research CouncilFormer college football broadcaster Craig James has joined the conservative Family Research Council, where he says he’ll fight the kind of "religious bigotry" he blames for his firing by Fox Sports after expressing ... [Published San Angelo Standard-Times - Apr 11 2014]
First reported Apr 11 2014 - Updated Apr 11 2014 - 1 reports

Judge Promotes Conservative Professor

While Americans fume about the sidelining of Mozilla’s  Brendan Eich , another conservative is getting some long-awaited payback. It took eight years, but Dr. Mike Adams, associate professor at the University of North Carolina-Wilmington, finally won ... [Published Accuracy in Academia - Apr 11 2014]
First reported Apr 11 2014 - Updated Apr 11 2014 - 1 reports

U.S./World: Mississippi passes ‘religious freedom’ law

Mississippi passes ‘religious freedom’ lawJACKSON, Miss. — A so-called religious freedom law critics say could be used to discriminate against LGBT people was passed by Mississippi lawmakers on April 1 and signed into law by Gov. Phil Bryant on April ... [Published Q-Notes - Apr 11 2014]
First reported Apr 10 2014 - Updated Apr 10 2014 - 1 reports

04 / 09 / 14

Poll Vaulting: Marriage Gets Survey BoostFor Mozilla CEO Brendan Eich, supporting marriage must feel like an awfully lonely position. But according to a new Rasmussen Poll, it's anything but. In what should be an eye-opening survey that the media will ... [Published Family Research Council - Apr 10 2014]
First reported Apr 09 2014 - Updated Apr 09 2014 - 1 reports

Backlash mounts against the Supreme Court’s refusal to hear Christian photographers’ appeal

( LifeSiteNews.com ) – By refusing to hear an appeal, the Supreme Court let stand a New Mexico court ruling that states business owners must participate in same-sex "wedding" or commitment ceremonies, even if doing so violates their faith.The reaction ... [Published LifeSite - Apr 09 2014]
First reported Apr 09 2014 - Updated Apr 09 2014 - 1 reports

Blacklisted: Craig James, Fired from TV for Beliefs, Gets Hired to Express Them

One half of the Pony Express rides again.Craig James, fired from FoxSportsNet for beliefs on traditional marriage expressed during a political campaign, just found employment. Unfortunately for football fans, it's not with ESPN or the NBC Sports Network. ... [Published Breitbart.com - Apr 09 2014]

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The President of the Family Research Council, Tony Perkins, echoed that, saying, "we have seen that this administration cannot be trusted with the authority they have. why give them more?"
"What they're wanting to do with this is silence the vast majority of Americans who do not agree with them," added Perkins. "that will be detrimental to our system of government."
"i think we're seeing those in the business community are becoming cowards" Perkins said on Mike Huckabee's Fox NewsNews show

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IRS Backs Down on Rules Used to Target Tea Party [Published Breitbart.com - 9 hours ago]
IRS Backs Down on Strict Limits on Tax-Exempt G... [Published Breitbart Feed - 11 hours ago]
04 / 14 / 14 [Published Family Research Council - Apr 15 2014]
Christian Group Opposes Boycotts Against Conser... [Published Opposing Views - Apr 15 2014]
Huckabee, Perkins Slam Chick-fil-A CEO Over Mar... [Published Gay.com - Apr 14 2014]
Why would we silence unwittingly helpful voices... [Published Glaad - Apr 14 2014]
Obamacare: Latinos Aren't Buying It [Published Christian Post - Apr 14 2014]
Volatile NC Senate race enters final weeks [Published Charlotte Observer - Apr 13 2014]
La. College board to decide fate of president [Published Monroe News Star - Apr 13 2014]
LC board expected to debate Aguillard's fate [Published Monroe News Star - Apr 12 2014]
Conservative professor wins promotion and 50k i... [Published American Thinker - Apr 12 2014]
04 / 11 / 14 [Published Family Research Council - Apr 12 2014]
Texas: What the Christian Photographer Case Say... [Published Family News In Focus - Apr 11 2014]
Religion news in brief, 4/12 [Published San Angelo Standard-Times - Apr 11 2014]
Judge Promotes Conservative Professor [Published Accuracy in Academia - Apr 11 2014]
U.S./World: Mississippi passes ‘religious freed... [Published Q-Notes - Apr 11 2014]
04 / 10 / 14 [Published Family Research Council - Apr 11 2014]
Black professionals share expertise with middle... [Published Westside Gazette - Apr 10 2014]
Liberal Media Silent on NBC CEO [Published American Spectator - Apr 10 2014]
04 / 09 / 14 [Published Family Research Council - Apr 10 2014]
Mike Huckabee Denies History Of Anti-LGBT Vitriol [Published Media Matters for America - Apr 09 2014]
Luke Brinker: Mike Huckabee Denies History Of A... [Published Media Matters for America - County Fair - Apr 09 2014]
Blacklisted: Craig James, Fired from TV for Bel... [Published Breitbart.com - Apr 09 2014]
04 / 08 / 14 [Published Family Research Council - Apr 09 2014]
Backlash mounts against the Supreme Court’s ref... [Published LifeSite - Apr 09 2014]
Theocrats Own Mississippi [Published AVN - Apr 09 2014]
Blacklisted: Craig James, Fired from TV for Bel... [Published Breitbart Feed - Apr 09 2014]
Fired Fox Sports Employee Is Now Working For An... [Published Media Matters for America - Apr 08 2014]
Craig James joins Family Research Council [Published Bryan-College Station Eagle - Apr 08 2014]
Supreme Court Opts Not to Hear Gay Wedding Phot... [Published KPDQ-FM - Apr 08 2014]
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IRS Backs Down on Strict Limits on Tax-Exempt G... [Published Breitbart Feed - 11 hours ago]
As the IRS targeting scandal grew, in an effort to help the taxing agency put an end to political activism, government operatives decided it was necessary to put more limits on what tax-exempt organizations were allowed to do. However, the proposed ...
Luke Brinker: Mike Huckabee Denies History Of A... [Published Media Matters for America - County Fair - Apr 09 2014]
Speaking before the Iowa Faith and Freedom Coalition on April 8, Fox News host Mike Huckabee emphatically declared that's he's "not a hater" and "not homophobic." It's an assertion that flies in the face of Huckabee's decades-long anti-gay record. ...
Blacklisted: Craig James, Fired from TV for Bel... [Published Breitbart Feed - Apr 09 2014]
One half of the Pony Express rides again. Craig James, fired from FoxSportsNet for beliefs on traditional marriage expressed during a political campaign, just found employment. Unfortunately for football fans, it's not with ESPN or the NBC Sports ...
Luke Brinker: CNN And Fox News Completely Ignor... [Published Media Matters for America - County Fair - Apr 08 2014]
Less than two months after national media outlets spotlighted the debate over Arizona's proposed license-to-discriminate measure, CNN and Fox News completely ignored the passage of a similar measure in Mississippi that effectively sanctions the refusal ...
Carlos Maza: Fox News Goes Right Back To Advoca... [Published Media Matters for America - County Fair - Apr 08 2014]
Fox News criticized the Supreme Court's decision not to hear a case involving a New Mexico photographer [that] who was sued after refusing to serve a same-sex couple, inviting a hate group leader to condemn non-discrimination laws and asserting that ...
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