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NAM, TPP Coalition Issue State-by-State Calls for Action on TPP

Manufacturers need their products sold to more markets, so we can grow more jobs in America. They need their inventions and innovations protected.  TPP will protect and sell American-made goods—and...

GOP Senator Says America, The World’s Leading Jailor, Doesn’t Put Enough People In Prison

What does a Koch-funded senators obstinacy mean for the nascent bipartisan coalition that argues Cotton's tough-on-crime ideas are dead wrong -- and which also gets money from the Kochs? The post GOP Senator Says America, The World’s Leading Jailor, Doesn’t Put Enough People In Prison appeared first on ThinkProgress.

Make America empathetic again

WASHINGTON — The first rule in elections is: Go for the votes you can get. By that measure, Hillary Clinton is right to try to put the old Obama coalition on steroids. Donald Trump will expand the Democrats’ opportunities among non-white Americans, and produce Clinton landslides among Latinos. They have good reason to fear and [...]Show More Summary

TPP Unlikely to Empower US to Write Global Trade Rules - Advocacy Group

Coalition for a Prosperous America CEO Michael Stumo claims that the TPP free trade agreement is unlikely to put the United States in a better position than countries like China to write and enforce the rules of the global economy.

Mississippi Governor Signs “Guns in Church” Bill (Because God’s Protection Isn’t Enough)

Last month, the Secular Coalition for America ran a March Madness-like bracket contest to decide the "Worst State Bill" in America.The "winner"? Mississippi's House Bill 786, which would allow churches to create a security team with lethal power in order to kill possible intruders. Show More Summary

Interfaith Coalition Calls for Moral Action on the Economy

The largest employer of low-wage workers in America is the federal government. U.S. government contractors employ over two million workers in jobs that pay too little – $12.00 an hour or less – to support a family. Contract workers – organizing under the banner of Good Jobs Nation – have walked off of their jobs […]

Atheist Group Names Worst State Bill in Nation; It Allows Church Members to Kill Intruders

Earlier this month, the Secular Coalition for America announced a bracket with 16 state bills promoting religion through the government. Over several days, voters could choose the "Worst State Bill." Today, they announced the winner:...Show More Summary

The Bracket is Set for the Most Anti-Church/State Separation Bills in America

Time to fill out your bracket!The Secular Coalition for America is pitting against each other 16 state bills that promote religion through the government. Voters will get to choose the "Worst State Bill."

Trump crushes Ronald Reagan’s Republican Party

Friday morning, America and the world will say goodbye to Nancy Reagan in California. But Tuesday, it was Michigan and Mississippi that may have signaled the end of Ronald Reagan’s fabled coalition that ruled Republican politics for 40 years. After absorbing a brutal wave of attacks from the GOP establishment, including a nasty broadside from […]

Edwina Rogers Dismisses Claims in Her Lawsuit Against Richard Dawkins and Atheist Lobbying Group

There's finally resolution in a lawsuit involving some of the leaders of multiple atheist organizations.Last May, Edwina Rogers (below) sued the Secular Coalition for America, her former employer, alleging that SCA leaders wrongfully terminated her and then made defamatory statements about her to the press. Show More Summary

Ag America Wants Candidates to Support Agriculture

A coalition of agricultural leaders is calling on the presidential candidates to commit to publicly support U.S. agriculture. Ag America has developed a set of “Principles for Our Ag Future” that “outline the path forward to ensure that American agriculture continues to be the envy and leader throughout the world.” “Ag America is calling on all of the fine men... Read More

The Multi-Ethnic Coalition calls for diversity in Hollywood

A group of activists has called on the major Hollywood studios to do a better job of representing America's diversity. The Multi-Ethnic Coalition, which has previously pressured TV networks to boost their representation of minorities, on Thursday shifted its attention to the film studios. At a...

Ben Carson Faith-Based Coalition Asking Pastors to Endorse Him for President

Republican presidential candidate Ben Carson is inviting pastors and faith leaders to endorse him for president, describing it as vital to call on God in prayer for many of the challenges facing America.

Coalition’s Job is to Crush Raw Milk Bill in Dairyland

With both its health and its dairy industry, Wisconsin has a lot to protect. With its high rates for immunizations and high school graduations and low uninsured percentages, Wisconsin is right in the middle when it Comes to America’s Health Rankings at 24th best.  And when it comes to the dairy industry, not even California... Continue Reading

The Atheist Lobby’s New Leader is an “Unaffiliated Christian” Who Wants to Reach Across the Aisle

In May of 2012, the Secular Coalition for America hired a new Executive Director who certainly made a lot of heads turn because of her resume. Edwina Rogers was a Republican who had previously worked for some very conservative politicians. Show More Summary

Ted Cruz Launches 'Homeschoolers for Cruz,' Earns Endorsments From Thousands of Home Educators

Republican presidential candidate and Texas Sen. Ted Cruz announced Monday the launch of the Homeschoolers for Cruz coalition, an alliance of over 6,000 members of America's homeschool community and prominent homeschooling lobbyists who have united to endorse him for president.

Boeing Peace Eagles Flying with Turkey | Russia’s PAK FA Testing Coming to a Close | BAE Taps Morgan Sindall Plc for New Sub Complex

Americas Russian officials have expressed concern over future arms deals with Venezuela after a landside victory for Venezuela’s opposition party in recent parliamentary elections. The Democratic Unity Coalition (DUC) won 112/167 seats...Show More Summary

Venezuela Elects First Transgender Congresswoman in South America

6 months agoLGBT / Gay : Out Traveler G.P.S.

Tamara Adrian, a lawyer and advocate for LGBT rights, is part of the opposition coalition that overwhelmingly conquered Venezuela’s National Assembly read more

A Compilation of Sean Faircloth’s Best Arguments and Comebacks

Here's an excellent compilation of Sean Faircloth's best arguments and comebacks. Faircloth is the former Executive Director of the Secular Coalition for America and current chair of the Bangor (Maine) City Council.

Ted Cruz Goes Full Throttle for Gun Vote, Unveils ‘2nd Amendment Coalition': WATCH

6 months agoLGBT / Gay : Towleroad

Ted Cruz is going full-throttle for the gun lobby in the wake of the San Bernardino massacre, and pushed his 2nd Amendment Coalition at a Johnstown, Iowa gun range on Friday, claiming that America needs citizens to have guns to defend against such th… Read The post Ted Cruz Goes Full Throttle for Gun Vote, Unveils ‘2nd Amendment Coalition': WATCH appeared first on Towleroad.

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