Capitol Hill Report: Dream Act, Merely a Dream

December 23, 2017 Dream Act, Merely a Dream The Congressional Budget Office (CBO) released a report last week revealing that the Dream Act (S.1615) would cost taxpayers nearly $26 billion over the next ten years. This legislation would give illegal immigrants who were … Continue reading

Court Watchmen On the Wall

Court Watchmen On the Wall Virginia Armstrong, Ph.D., National Chairman, Eagle Forum’s Court Watch President, Blackstone Institute December 19, 2017 “Destruction and violence are before me; strife and contention arises. So the law is paralyzed, and justice never goes forth. … Continue reading

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 … Continue reading

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 … Continue reading

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, … Continue reading

Ted Cruz Receives Keeper of the Flame Award

November 20, 2017 Texas Eagle Forum President Trayce Bradford just returned from Washington, D.C. after attending an event to celebrate Texas Senator Ted Cruz as the recipient of the Keeper of the Flame award given by Center For Security Policy! … Continue reading

The Tragedy of Transgenderism, Part 2

America in the Twilight of Truth “The Tragedy of Transgenderism, Part 2” Virginia Armstrong, Ph.D., National Chairman, Eagle Forum’s Court Watch President, Blackstone Institute November 20, 2017 In Part 1 of ”The Tragedy of Transgenderism,” we demonstrated the compelling truth … Continue reading

Millennials at COP23

November 18, 2017 by Pat Carlson, Environmental Chairman The talks at COP23 gained no new ground – developing countries still have their hand out waiting for the delivery of money and technology by developed countries and developed countries are still … Continue reading

U.S. Defends Capitalism at U.N.

November 18, 2017 Europe Squanders Money on Green Dreams   by Cathie Adams, Eagle Forum International Issues Chairman President Trump’s energy agenda assures a bright future for Americans. He and his delegation did an amazing job defending free-market capitalism, national … Continue reading

Eagle Forum Announces New Georgia State President

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE November 17, 2017 Contact:  Julia Warton, National Field Director,  719.213.4675 Alton, IL – Eunie Smith, President of Eagle Forum, is delighted to announce that Dr. Pat Daugherty of Bishop, Georgia has been unanimously approved by the Board … Continue reading

Wealth Redistribution is the Green Agenda

November 15, 2017 Spreading the Wealth is the Real Goal of Climate Changers by Cathie Adams, Eagle Forum International Issues Chairman This final week of negotiations at the United Nations meeting in Bonn, Germany, can be summed up in a … Continue reading

COP23 Carnival

November 14, 2017 by Pat Carlson, Eagle Forum Environmental Chairman The United Nations convened its latest international global warming conference COP23 in Bonn, Germany this week which is coincidentally happening at the same time Germany has begun its Carnival, also … Continue reading

Insurance Industry Bows to UN Scheme

November 13, 2017   UN Still Opposed to Private Property Rights   by Cathie Adams, Eagle Forum International Issues Chairman Property rights are foundational to American liberty. Our Declaration of Independence reads,  “We hold these truths to be self-evident: that … Continue reading

Snowflakes State DEMANDS at the United Nations

November 8, 2017 by Cathie Adams, Eagle Forum International Issues Chairman Certain young Americans severely infected with political correctness, called Snowflakes, are in Bonn, Germany, for the United Nations Climate Change meeting to make DEMANDS. They call themselves the “U.S. … Continue reading

Capitol Hill Report: Senate Confirmations

November 4, 2017   Senate Must Vote to Confirm Judges!   After ten months since President Trump has taken office, the Senate Republicans have finally gotten serious about confirming his judicial nominees. This year, the Senate was only working an … Continue reading

Christians Confronting the Culture

October 27, 2017 Court Watch Chairman Virginia Armstrong was the kick-off speaker at the “Christians Confronting the Culture” conference this past weekend at Solid Rock Camps on Lake Leon, Texas.  Her remarks closely paralleled the truths printed in her Court Watch … Continue reading

Capitol Hill Report: No Abortion Bonds Act

October 27, 2017 Rep. Robert Pittenger (R-NC) introduced legislation this week to end federal tax-exempt bonds, or so called “abortion bonds,” for abortion providers. The No Abortion Bonds Act is a critical piece of legislation that will close loopholes in … Continue reading

Nebraska Article V Brochure

Kathy Wilmot created a very useful and effective brochure explaining Article V and its potential threat to the 2nd Amendment she is distributing at Gun Shows and beyond. You may adopt it to use in your own state if you’d … Continue reading

Keep the Federal Ban on Sports Gambling

October 25, 2017 State Eagle Forums around the country should be aware of a very important case coming before the U.S Supreme Court on Dec. 4.  Christie vs NCAA is an effort to overturn the federal ban on sports gambling outside … Continue reading

Capitol Hill Report: White House Victories

October 16, 2017 White House Victories The White House has been on a roll this week with creating Conservative priorities and guidance. They have focused on issues such as immigration, religious liberty, and conscience protections. These are all very important … Continue reading

Court Watch “Confronts the Culture”

October 16, 2017 ”Christians Confronting the Culture with Commitment, Competence, and Compassion” is the theme of a series of events in which Eagle Forum Court Watch Chairman, Virginia Armstrong, is centrally involved. The events will be hosted by Solid Rock … Continue reading

U.S. Withdrawal from UNESCO

For Immediate Release: October 13, 2017 Contact: Cathie Adams, 972-523-8551 Eagle Forum President Eunie Smith thanks President Trump for withdrawing from UNESCO, the United Nations Educational, Science and Cultural Organization. Mrs. Smith said, “This is not the first time the U.S. … Continue reading

Capitol Hill Report: Pro-Life Victory, E-Verify News

October 7, 2017 Pro-Life Victory – Pain-Capable Bill Passes the House! The Pain-Capable Unborn Child Protection Act (H.R. 36) passed the House on Tuesday by a 237-189 vote with two Republicans voting against it and three Democrats voting for it.  This bill bans abortions after 20 … Continue reading

Fred Schlafly Award

Fred Schlafly (1909-1993) was married to Phyllis Schlafly for 43 years and the father of six children. A graduate of Georgetown University and Harvard Law School, he practiced law in Alton, Illinois for 50 years. Fred Schlafly epitomized what it … Continue reading

Capitol Hill Report: Physician-Assisted Suicide

September 30, 2017 Physician-Assisted Suicide Rep. Brad Wenstrup (R-OH) has introduced a resolution (H. Con. Res. 80) condemning physician-assisted suicide.  This resolution echoes the sentiment of many diverse, bipartisan groups that this act is harmful to individuals and families across … Continue reading

The Tragedy of Transgenderism, Part 1

America in the Twilight of Truth “The Tragedy of Transgenderism, Part 1” Virginia Armstrong, Ph.D., National Chairman, Eagle Forum’s Court Watch President, Blackstone Institute September 10, 2017 Do you agree that the following statements that the “transgender” movement in contemporary … Continue reading

Poll Shows Voters Demanding Conservative Agenda

Dear Eagles,   Below is a press release we have disseminated on Capitol Hill today about an astounding poll that predicts a strong backlash against elected officials who vote against a conservative agenda.   Eagle Forum joined with several coalition friends … Continue reading

Eagle Forum Pin

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The Mission Continues: September 5, 2017

By Anne Schlafly Cori, Chairman, Eagle Forum Anne Schlafly Cori with her mother, Phyllis Schlafly. One year ago today, the founder of Eagle Forum, Phyllis Schlafly, passed away at the age of 92. Eagle Forum is continuing our original mission … Continue reading

Trump Ends Obama Equal Pay for Unequal Work Regulation

Eagle Forum Applauds Trump Administration for Eliminating Business-Killing Regulation September 4, 2017   Alton, IL – “As the nation celebrates Labor Day, Eagle Forum applauds President Trump for withdrawing an Obama Administration regulation that mandated burdensome requirements for businesses to … Continue reading

August 2017 Eagle Forum Report

The Ball is in Our Court 133 Opportunities to Influence the Federal Courts, and That’s Just the Beginning Obergefell: Silencing Religious Dissenters More Than Just Icing on a Cake Download or view Report here … Continue reading

Our Liberty Tree

In honor of Phyllis Schlafly on her birthdate. Our Liberty Tree August 15, 2017 By Anne Schlafly Cori, Chairman, Eagle Forum The Liberty Tree in Boston was a symbol of the American Revolution. The Sons of Liberty, including Samuel Adams … Continue reading

Capitol Hill Report: To the forefront . . .

August 11, 2017 To the forefront . . . Even though the House and Senate are currently in recess, President Trump continues to bring the issues of illegal immigration and American jobs to the forefront.  He recently announced his support for the … Continue reading

The Marijuana Industry

August 10, 2017 Colorado tries to fight homeless problem that may have been triggered by pot. Fox News’ Alicia Cuna reports…     The City of Denver is grappling with a growing homeless problem, and some people blame marijuana legalization … Continue reading

California Summer Newsletter and COS News

August 9, 2017 California Eagle Forum president Orlean Koehle shared their summer newsletter with us.  Orlean also mentioned in our July 26 Eagle Forum Monthly Leader call that she had written an article about Mark Meckler and his alliance with … Continue reading

What’s YOUR Eagle Forum story?

EAGLE FORUM STORIES . . . tell us yours!   What’s YOUR story? For many of us, EAGLE COUNCIL was the beginning of a life-changing journey! How about you… join us in D.C. September 14-17 and find out! Who introduced you … Continue reading

Bathroom Bill

TEXAS – Texas Eagle Forum president, Trayce Bradford offered a report about the Texas special session. Texas Eagles were presented with some unexpected opportunities to speak to the media about a ‘bathroom’ bill including The New York Times, NPR, and CBS Channel 11 in the Dallas … Continue reading

Capitol Hill Report — 7/15/17

July 15, 2017 Eagle Forum Supports Two Amendments With the National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) at the forefront of the House this week and Appropriations bills moving, Eagle Forum was busy weighing in on two noteworthy amendments. These key amendments … Continue reading

Fighting the promotion of the LGBTQQ agenda

July 12, 2017 State Leader, Chris Owen reports that George Eagle Forum is fighting the GA Safe School Coalition (GSSC), Welcoming Schools and the HRC (Human Rights Campaign) coming from the UN, all promoting the LGBTQQ agenda.  Nurses are being … Continue reading

Student Privacy Letter!

PLEASE SIGN THIS LETTER TODAY TO SUPPORT STUDENT DATA & PSYCHOLOGICAL PRIVACY! Dear Friend of Education Liberty and Student Privacy, After your great work in the last session of Congress to stand against the privacy and freedom of conscience-violating Strengthening … Continue reading

Ohio requests feedback on updated academic standards

July 7, 2017 Robert Lattimer, our Eagle Forum Science Chairman reports, that Ohio requests feedback on updated academic standards. The Ohio Department of Education is updating the state’s science, social studies, and financial literacy standards.  The Department is currently taking input on … Continue reading

Capitol Hill Report — 7/07/17

July 7, 2017   Protecting Americans The House passed two immigration bills last week backed by President Trump and Attorney General Sessions. The bills tackled illegal immigrants and sanctuary cities.  Most importantly, they increase the safety of Americans across the … Continue reading

Capitol Hill Report — 7/03/17

July 3, 2017 Notable Supreme Court Cases Religious liberty has become the left’s punching bag, forcing the Supreme Court to rule on many cases dealing with this issue alone.  We saw one of those cases this week, along with challenges … Continue reading

Thank you!

July 3, 2017 Dear North Carolina Legislative Leaders: Thank you for your courageous stand in opposing a call for a Convention of the States. To have a large number of unknown delegates from the 50 states messing with our constitution … Continue reading

EAGLE COUNCIL XLVI Speakers

REGISTRATION CLOSES: 9/11 @ 3 p.m. Some of this year’s EAGLE COUNCIL speakers will include: Some of our wonderful speakers this year will include the Honorable Michele Bachmann, Dr. Everett Piper, Elaine Donnelly, Frank Gaffney, Ginni Thomas, Melanie Israel, Jane … Continue reading

Capitol Hill Report — 6/25/17

June 25, 2017 Our Lips to Bears Ears   In April of this year, President Trump issued an executive order for Secretary of the Department of the Interior, Ryan Zinke, to conduct a 120-day review of several national monuments.  First on his … Continue reading

Capitol Hill Report — 6/19/17

June 19, 2017   Breathing Life into Healthcare As the Senate is drafting their version of the Obamacare repeal and replace bill, Conservatives are urging that the pro-life provisions from the House version remain.  The Senate is using the reconciliation … Continue reading

Capitol Hill Report — 6/09/17

June 9, 2017 Finance Fights The House and Senate have been working on three major issues to send to President Trump’s desk by the end of this year: healthcare, the budget, and tax reform. Conservatives should be encouraging their legislators … Continue reading

Capitol Hill Report — 5/26/17

May 26, 2017 Davis-Oliver Act   Rep. RaĂşl Labrador (R-Idaho) recently introduced the Michael Davis, Jr. and Danny Oliver in Honor of State and Local Law Enforcement Act (H.R. 2431 “Davis-Oliver Act”) which was marked-up in the House Judiciary Committee on … Continue reading

Capitol Hill Report — 5/22/17

Eagle Forum’s D.C. Directors Colleen Holmes Holcomb and Tabitha Walter, with former Director, Glyn Wright McKay, met with one of the best on the Hill – our good friend, Cong. Dave Brat this week along with other Members and their … Continue reading

Capitol Hill Report — 5/15/17

Senate and House Status   This week, the House is in recess and will return Tuesday, May 16th. The Senate, however, has been in session working hard to confirm President Trump’s nominees including Scott Gottlieb for Commissioner of Food and Drugs … Continue reading

Happy Mother’s Day

May 14, 2017   On this first Mother’s Day since the passing of my mother, I am reminded of what my extraordinary mother, Phyllis Schlafly, taught me.   As a teenager, George Washington copied 110 Rules of Civility and Decent … Continue reading

Missouri event with Dan Ford

On May 4th, Missouri Eagle Forum held a spectacular event with Dan Ford, a noted author, researcher, and speaker on the subjects of liberty and constitutional government.  Mr. Ford has one of the largest private collections of original artifacts and … Continue reading

The Women Who Fought for and Against the ERA

by Lane Kaplan-Levinson It’s July 3rd, 1982. Feminists are marching through downtown New Orleans in support of the Equal Rights Amendment, the ERA. WDSU covered this march at the time: Under a scalding afternoon sun, several hundred ERA supporters wound … Continue reading

Paris Climate Agreement

May 10, 2017 Eagle Forum was one of forty-four free-market groups to urge President Trump to withdraw from the Paris climate agreement as a key part of his “plan to protect U. S. energy producers and manufacturers from regulatory warfare … Continue reading

Capitol Hill Report — 5/05/17

May 5, 2017 Hitting the Ground Running This week began my orientation to Eagle Forum.  Colleen Holcomb kindly introduced me to key players in the movement who have been long-standing Eagle Forum supporters.  They were more than willing to catch … Continue reading

May 2017 Eagle Forum Report

Schools of Mischief Using Schools To Retrain Kids’ Emotions — What Could Possibly Go Wrong? Academic Freedom in K-12 Science Education Defund the Department that Does Not Educate Download or view Report here … Continue reading

Not for Sale

April 28, 2017 Phyllis Schlafly and the Eagle Forum activists have been effective advocates on the right side of so many important historic battles. This track record of sound judgment and effectiveness has attracted donors because a donation to Eagle … Continue reading

Colleen on Capitol Hill — 4/28/17

April 28, 2017 Obamacare Repeal Revived   Our Capitol Hill sources tell us that members of the House Freedom Caucus, some of Eagle Forum’s greatest friends and strongest allies in the House, have agreed to support the American Health Care … Continue reading

Texas Standards

April 28, 2017 Robert Lattimer Eagle Forum Science Issues Chairman reported the Texas Board of Education retained language in the state’s science standards for the critical analysis of life’s development on April 21. In particular, the “streamlined” standards call for analysis … Continue reading