April 2019 Eagle Forum Report
April 2019 Eagle Forum Report


Legislative Action Alerts


The High Cost of Free The High Cost of FreeApril 22, 2019 Socialism, or Democratic Socialism, is portrayed as a system that helps those in need most and gives everyone a fair chance at success. This ideal system would redistribute the wealth of the 1% to provide a basic income, free healthcare, free college tuition, and free child care, just to name a few. These talking points tend to hit home with almost every American who spends a large chunk of the paycheck on everyday ...

Victory — Because You Took Action! Victory -- Because You Took Action!April 19, 2019 No New Taxes President Trump has proved to be a man of his promise. We have seen him come through on campaign issues on which he ran like immigration and life. This year, he may add another issue to his repertoire: infrastructure. While Congress seems to be in disarray with Democrats holding the majority in the House and Republicans barely holding a majority in the Senate, the President believes that he can work out ...

National Popular Vote Would Disenfranchise Voters National Popular Vote Would Disenfranchise VotersApril 16, 2019 Washington State introduces bill to Withdraw from National Popular Vote   Janine Hansen, National Constitutional Issues Chairman Eagle Forum  775-397-6859 director@nevadafamilies.org, This report came from Washington Eagle Forum state president Cindy Honcoop. She is the one that asked her Representative to introduce the bill. The report was sent to her by State Representative Luann Van Werven. Here is a link to my bill dropped today to withdraw our state from the NPV (National Popular Vote) compact. If you click on the link ...

Senate Republicans Defend Life Senate Republicans Defend LifeApril 12, 2019 The Senate Judiciary held a hearing this week on the Pain-Capable Unborn Child Protection Act (S. 160) further highlighting our need to continue encouraging our Senators to uphold the sanctity of our most vulnerable, the unborn. The Pain-Capable Unborn Child Protection Act bans abortion after 20 weeks gestational age due to overwhelming scientific evidence that babies at this age can feel pain. The U.S. is only one of seven countries where it is legal ...

Stop VAWA from Passing! Stop VAWA from Passing!April 10, 2019 Ask Your Senator to Vote NO on VAWA Recently, the House passed  H.R. 1585, the Violence Against Women Act (VAWA). Now, this dangerous bill is moving in the Senate.  The provisions in this bill are an extreme attempt to push an anti-Constitution and anti-family agenda on American families. Ask your Senator to vote NO on this bill because its passage will: Make it illegal for a person convicted of a misdemeanor stalking crime or under ...

Ask your Congressman for another Victory for Life Ask your Congressman for another Victory for LifeApril 5, 2019 Last year, the Health and Human Services Department (HHS) reviewed their Title X rules and tightened up their grant rules to comply with federal law. They determined that Title X recipients could not reside with abortion facilities. Federal law bans any federal money from funding abortions, so separating the two clarifies where the money is actually going. In addition, HHS highlighted a federal law requiring Title X recipients to report abuse incidents, encourages ...