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February 2018 Eagle Forum Report


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🚩 Capitol Hill Report: Taxpayer-Paid Transition Surgeries 🚩 Capitol Hill Report: Taxpayer-Paid Transition SurgeriesDecember 16, 2017 Taxpayer-Paid Transition Surgeries After a federal judge ruled against President Trump’s ban on the recruitment of transgenders, the Pentagon announced they will be accepting transgender recruits by January 1st, 2018. The Trump administration asked for a delay while they appeal, but Judge Colleen Kollar-Kotelly refused to grant this simple request. She stated, “…the court is not persuaded that defendants will be irreparably injured by allowing the accession of transgender individuals into the military ...

Young Professional Chapter Young Professional Chapter December 15, 2017 Eagle Forum of Alabama is excited to announce that a new Young Professional Chapter has been started. The new chapter was approved by the National Board on December 7 and The Young Professionals Chapter of Eagle Forum of Alabama will be led by Sam McLure who will serve as the first president of the chapter.  McLure has been active in the Alabama pro-life and conservative movements as a young professional with The Adoption ...

Problems with FEPA Dr. Karen Effrem shares her recent edition of Education Liberty Watchin which she includes the following three articles by national leaders to help continue to explain the problems with FEPA:  Here to Help? Congress Thinks Government Bureaucrats Belong In The Home  – by Emmett McGroarty and Jane Robbins explains how if ineffective home visiting programs survive elimination, the real purpose of FEPA will be revealed to just collect more data. 12 Reasons Congress Shouldn’t Make Lifelong Surveillance The Price Of Citizenship – by Joy Pullman discusses the ...

🚩 Capitol Hill Report: Capitol Hill’s Dirty Little Secret December 11, 2017 Capitol Hill’s Dirty Little Secret Recently, the American people have learned of yet another gross misuse of their taxpayer money. Numerous Congressmen have given “hush money,” funded by taxpayers, to victims that claim to be sexually harassed or assaulted. This fund, which was created over a decade ago, has been used in over 200 cases totaling more than $17 million. The U.S. Treasury has paid out $1 million in this year alone, yet the public ...

Great News: U.S. Recognizes Jerusalem as Israeli Capital Great News: U.S. Recognizes Jerusalem as Israeli CapitalEagle Forum Salutes Moving U.S. Embassy to Jerusalem FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE December 7, 2017 Contact: Colleen Holcomb, Vice-President of Government Relations, 757-277-4848 The 2016 National Republican Party Platform points out that Israel “is the only country in the Middle East where freedom of speech and freedom of religion are found. Therefore, support for Israel is an expression of Americanism, and it is the responsibility of our government to advance policies that reflect Americans’ strong desire for a relationship with no ...

Court Watch resources for your information Court Watch Chairman, Virginia Armstrong, Ph.D. shared the following resources for your information and use: Ryan Anderson – Great analysis of dissenting judge in Fourth Circuit pro-transgenderism decision – Federal Court: Schools May Not Provide Separate Bathrooms Based on Biology, Daily Signal, 4/19/16 Joseph Curl – Overview of the new “LGGBDTTIQQAAP” maze – Do You Know Your ‘LGGBDTTTIQQAAP’? Teachers Union Pushes New Gender Guidelines, Daily Wire, 11/28/17 Jenny Cyphers – An anguished mother of ...