February 2019 Eagle Forum Report
February 2019 Eagle Forum Report


Legislative Action Alerts


A dangerous movement to change our United States Constitution A dangerous movement to change our United States ConstitutionBy Gayle Ruzicka Can you imagine the USA without its inspired Constitution? What if we had 50 Supreme Court justices? What if the states could call themselves into a constitutional convention whenever they wanted, creating a third national governing body dominated by New York, California and the large states?

Ask Your Senators to Save Live Babies Ask Your Senators to Save Live Babies Contact Your Senators to Vote “YES” on the Born-Alive Survivors Protection Act Thanks to your efforts, Senate Leader McConnell is holding a vote on the Born-Alive Abortion Survivors Protection Act (S. 130) on Monday, February 25th. This vote is critical to hold medical professionals accountable for keeping babies alive who survive a failed abortion attempt. Extreme abortion legislation has popped up in several states this year, with New York officially passing a bill that would allow third-trimester ...

AOC: Against Our Country AOC: Against Our CountryFebruary 16, 2019 The Liberal Dystopia The Green New Deal (H. Res. 109/S. Res. 59, “GND”) has been the talk-of-the-town this week. The plan, sponsored by Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-NY) and Sen. Edward J. Markey (D-MA), is an extreme liberal’s utopia. Some Democrats including Sens. Cory Booker (D-NJ), Kamala Harris (D-CA), and Elizabeth Warren (D-OK) immediately voiced their support for the plan, while House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) shied away from fully embracing it. This is the ...

Eagle Forum of Georgia ERA Arguments Eagle Forum of Georgia ERA Arguments The Equal Rights Amendment is an out-of-date idea that was attempted and rejected 50 years ago. Those who understand the consequences of ERA, both intended and unintended, know that this is something we must never consider in Georgia. Don’t ERAse Women’s Rights! The ERA gives women no rights that they do not already have, especially since the passage of the 14th Amendment to the Constitution. Constitutionally and through federal and state statutes, all American citizens are guaranteed ...

Making America Greater Making America GreaterCAPITOL HILL REPORT A Strong State of the Union February 9, 2019 President Trump delivered an outstanding State of the Union address earlier this week. The theme was “Choose Greatness” in which he showcased our nation’s accomplishments and the stories of Americans who embody American freedom. Although much of what the President said was met with silence and glares from Democrats, he conveyed a message of unity among Congress. One of the President’s first quotes of the night was, ...

The Best Strategy on Rescissions is “Don’t Let the Cat out of the Bag!” The Best Strategy on Rescissions is “Don’t Let the Cat out of the Bag!”February 6, 2019 by Janine Hansen, National Constitutional Issues Chairman Eagle Forum All of us have come to understand how critical it is for States to rescind all previous Article V applications for a Constitutional Convention. Without the four states which recently passed rescissions: Delaware in 2016, New Mexico, Maryland, and Nevada in 2017, we would be perilously close to an Article V Constitutional Convention with possibly 32 states having passed an Article V for a Balanced ...