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. Raúl 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

EAGLE COUNCIL XLVI — Your Special Invitation!

REGISTRATION CLOSES: 9/11 @ 3 p.m. EAGLE COUNCIL XLVI — Your Special Invitation! September 14-17, 2017, Crystal Gateway Marriott, Arlington, VA   Dear Friend, We are thrilled to announce that our 46th annual leadership and training conference known as EAGLE … 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

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

President Trump Needs Our Help

April 21, 2017 We received an email from the White House asking for our help with regards to a new guidance memo, “Comprehensive Plan for Reforming the Federal Government and Reducing the Federal Civilian Workforce,” (see here) which lays out … Continue reading

Colleen on Capitol Hill — 4/14/17

April 14, 2017 Personnel is Policy This has been a joyful week for conservatives in Washington as Neil Gorsuch was sworn in as an Associate Justice to the Supreme Court. We are hearing from our conservative allies that they are … Continue reading

Invasive Surveys

April 14, 2017 Dr. Karen Effrem tells parents to BEWARE of invasive surveys within Common Core. Large national organizations like the National Association of State Boards of Education and the American School Counselors Association have already admitted that one of … Continue reading

Chief Justice Roy Moore presentation

April 14, 2017 Eagle Leader and Board Member Pat Andrews shared this video of Chief Justice Roy Moore’s presentation on the Constitution and it’s protection of religious freedom given at the 37th Annual Phyllis Schlafly Luncheon on March 10th in … Continue reading

Spring Newsletter

April 14, 2017 Ohio Eagle Forum’s Spring Newsletter is filled with a lot of good information about Ohio legislation, Eagle State news and more. Editor Bob Lattimer also announced the election of Khadine Ritter as the new Chairman of the … Continue reading

Governor Matt Bevin visits Senate

Shirley Daniel Eagle Forum State Leader reported that Kentucky’s Republican Governor Matt Bevin visited the Senate during the closing hours of the session to personally thank them, saying it has been a phenomenal session. Gov. Bevin also said he was … Continue reading

Court Watch Is Watching the Gorsuch Nomination

Court Watch

March 31, 2017   On Tuesday night’s leaders’ conference call, Virginia Armstrong made a few comments that participants seemed to appreciate and also offered some information easily accessible on the Internet. Her comments were basically that she had felt some initial … Continue reading

Kentucky General Assembly

March 24, 2017 KENTUCKY – Shirley Daniel reported that the Kentucky General Assembly is drawing to a close and House Concurrent 13 and HJR 54, which called for a Balanced Budget Amendment and an Article V Constitutional Convention, respectively, never … Continue reading

Hearing in the Nevada Legislature on SJR10

Janine Hansen, Eagle Forum National Constitutional Issues Chairman 775-397-6859, director@nevadafamilies.org   March 27, 2017, In the Year of our Lord   March 27, 2017 was the first hearing in the Nevada Legislature on SJR10 to Rescind all previous applications for Article … Continue reading

Colleen on Capitol Hill – 3/17/17

March 17, 2017   Trump Budget Cuts On Thursday, President Trump released his blueprint budget for FY 2018, and a supplemental Appropriations request to Congress to cut domestic spending in FY 2017 in order to pay for efforts to rebuild … Continue reading

Article V Convention Dead in Georgia

March 10, 2017 Chris Owens, Georgia Eagle Forum President, reports that S.R. 195, a request to Congress to Call an Article V Convention (Con Con) To Limit Terms for U.S. Senators and Representatives is DEAD in Georgia!! She reminds us … Continue reading

Nebraska Legislature

March 10, 2017 Kathy Wilmot contributed the following on behalf of Eagle Forum of Nebraska: a press release written to educate Nebraskans about various bills including LR6, our Con-Con bill (they refer to as Convention of States) was just prioritized this … Continue reading

True Eagle Forum

March 8, 2017 Dear Eagles, Eagle Forum values the support given by many of you over the course of multiple decades. Because Eagle Forum’s successful network of grassroots conservatives is due in large part to donations from its supporters, ensuring … Continue reading

Stop ERA — Again!

March 8, 2017 A major battle is taking place in Nevada to ratify the Equal Rights Amendment (ERA) that will impact our entire nation. ERA passed the Nevada Senate on March 1, 2017, and it is poised to pass the … Continue reading

Colleen on Capitol Hill — 3/03/17

March 3, 2017 President’s Address to Joint Session of Congress President Trump’s Tuesday evening address to Congress was a home run, even according to some of the mainstream media’s most radical liberals.  For example, radical social justice activist and former … Continue reading

COS defeated in Utah State Senate

March 2, 2017 Convention of States was defeated on Feb 23 in the Utah State Senate 12-1-16 after passing the House. “I am just so grateful and feel that this was a great miracle and the Lord blessed us beyond … Continue reading

COS Dead in Washington State!

February 18, 2017 From Cindy Honcoop, President Washington Eagle Forum I am happy to report that Washington State’s SJM 8003 (COS) did not pass out of the State Government committee by yesterday’s deadline and is likely dead for this session. … Continue reading

Streamlining the Texas science standards

February 17, 2017 TEXAS – Bob Lattimer, Eagle Forum’s Science Issues Chairman, submitted an excellent article he wrote titled, “Streamlining” the Texas science standards. The Texas Essential Knowledge and Skills (TEKS) in science dates back to 2010.  While the TEKS … Continue reading

Decisions in Wisconsin’s public schools

February 17, 2017 WISCONSIN – Dottie Feder, State President of Wisconsin Eagle Forum, shared news about the coming Primary in her state. The Spring Primary, scheduled for April 4, typically has low turnout but not this year. What’s at stake … Continue reading

Nevada’s Legislature began this week

February 17, 2017 NEVADA – Nevada’s Legislature began this week and so Eagle State Leader of Nevada, Janine Hansen has moved from Elko to the state capitol, Carson City, which is about 325 miles from her home. She drives home on … Continue reading

Sanctuary Cities and Counties

February 17, 2017 CALIFORNIA – Orlean Koehle wrote to report that Sanctuary Cities and Counties are now called “Indivisible” in California: In Orlean’s liberal city of Santa Rosa, as well as the county of Sonoma through resolutions that were unanimously passed … Continue reading

Stolen Lives Quilt project

February 17, 2017 ALABAMA –  Pat Ellis shared how proud Eagle Forum of Alabama was to be part of the Remembrance Project’s Stolen Lives Quilt project.  Each quilt piece is a 3 x 6 banner displaying faces, names and a short … Continue reading

Colleen on Capitol Hill — 2/17/17

February 17, 2017 This week on “the Hill” we are hearing from our conservative friends that the greatest need from the grassroots is to continue to fight back against the mainstream media’s and the left’s constant onslaught of attack against … Continue reading

COS is no Valentine’s present for Missourians

February 17, 2017 MISSOURI – Anne Gassel, Missouri Eagle Forum’s new Legislative Director, reported that the Resolution for an Article V, Convention of the States, is making its way through the Missouri House. Representative Frederick’s HCR 5 was heard in the … Continue reading

Devos Confirmed – Vigilance is Critical

February 10, 2017 The Senate confirmed President Trump’s nominee for education secretary, Betsy DeVos. Dr. Karen Effrem, Eagle Forum’s Education Issues Chair, said in response, “We will need to work towards getting her to approve all state plans even if … Continue reading

The Future of Eagle Forum

February 9, 2017   What is Eagle Forum? The better question is “who” is Eagle Forum. Eagle Forum is not its board of directors.  Eagle Forum is not its bylaws. Eagle Forum is not even its founder, Phyllis Schlafly.  Eagle … Continue reading

Betsy DeVos Nomination

February 3, 2017 A Senate panel is scheduled to vote Monday or Tuesday on President Trump’s nominee for education secretary, Betsy DeVos. Dr. Karen Effrem, Eagle Forum’s Education Issues Chair, encourages continued opposition to DeVos’ nomination. “She contradicts President Trump’s … Continue reading

Eagle Forum Applauds Gorsuch Selection

For Immediate Release: January 31, 2017   Eagle Forum Thanks President Trump for Keeping His Promise (Alton, IL) Eunie Smith, president of Eagle Forum, the pro-family, conservative organization founded by the late Phyllis Schlafly in 1972, issued the following statement … Continue reading

Colleen on Capitol Hill — 1/27/17

January 27, 2017   Wasn’t it refreshing to see that following all of the mainstream media hype over the bitter and vulgar so-called “Women’s March,” that President Trump began the week by reinstating the “Mexico City Policy,” prohibiting U.S. foreign … Continue reading

Meet Our New Pro-Life Issue Chairman

January 27, 2017 Welcome Mary Summa! We are thrilled to announce that Mary Summa has agreed to serve as our Pro-Life issue chair. Mary is a decades-long Eagle Forum ally and a great friend who garnered tremendous respect during her … Continue reading

Colleen on Capitol Hill — 1/20/17

January 20, 2017 This week confirmation hearings were held for Education Secretary designate, Betsy DeVos, Health and Human Services Secretary designate Dr. Tom Price, Environmental Protection Agency Director designate Scott Pruitt, Secretary of Energy designate, RickPerry, and Secretary of Treasury … Continue reading

Kentucky: First Republican Majorities in 95 Years

January 20, 2017 Shirley Daniel, State President of Eagle Forum of Kentucky, sent the following: Christian, Pro-Life Governor Joyously Signs Two New Pro-Life Bills Passed by First Republican Majorities in 95 Years!!! Kentucky Republicans won the House of Representatives by … Continue reading

Colleen on Capitol Hill — 1/13/17

January 13, 2017   This week the Senate began holding hearings on Trump Cabinet nominees.    Attorney General   The hearings on Senator Sessions’ nominees received the most attention.  Senator Sessions responded to 11 hours of questioning beautifully.  He showcased … Continue reading

Protect Privacy

January 13, 2017 Trayce Bradford writes, “Good morning ladies! I wanted to let you know that Texas Eagle Forum is taking a firm and front line stand on the issue of privacy and safety for women and children. I reached … Continue reading

Colleen on Capitol Hill — 1/06/17

January 6, 2017 Colleen is looking forward to working with you in 2017 to continue our long tradition of fighting for the issues that we so dearly care about.  She is thrilled to once again be representing our beloved Eagle … Continue reading

Planned Parenthood Guilty

January 6, 2017 Deborah Love, Executive Director of Eagle Forum of Alabama sent a report showing that the Select House Panel started off the New Year with 15 criminal referrals for Planned Parenthood and their associates. The chart in the … Continue reading

Colleen on Capitol Hill — 12/31/16

December 31, 2016 On the Air with Gayle Colleen was a guest on Utah Eagle Forum President, Gayle Ruzicka’s radio program to discuss what we are hearing from the Trump transition team and the importance of the grassroots staying engaged, … Continue reading

Colleen on Capitol Hill — 12/23/16

December 23, 2016   We teamed up with Longtime Friend, Connie Mackey This week, long-time Eagle Forum friend Connie Mackey and I visited some key congressional staffers to discuss how we can best work together to advance a conservative agenda … Continue reading

Colleen on Capitol Hill — 12/16/16

December 16, 2016 Last week was a very productive week in Washington. Please be on the lookout for a coalition letter setting forth conservative expectations for the Department of Education, including specific policy expectations and personnel recommendations for assistant secretaries.  … Continue reading

Texas Associations of Business study

December 16, 2016 TEXAS – After reading the Texas Associations of Business study, “The Economic Impact of Discriminatory Legislation On the State Of Texas,” Trayce Bradford, President of Texas Eagle Forum, wrote, “Contrary to what the TAB hopes you will … Continue reading

Exxon Mobil CEO

December 16, 2016 NEW JERSEY – Carolee Adams, Eagle Forum President of New Jersey, submits that Exxon Mobil CEO Rex Tillerson is certainly, astute and powerful with broad and deep experience dealing with global leaders – particularly in Russia and … Continue reading

Climate Change presentation

December 16, 2016 CALIFORNIA – Orlean Koehle, State President of California Eagle Forum reports close to 700 people in four different locations in Northern California are better informed about the lies and distortions of “climate change” through presentations given by one … Continue reading

Colleen on Capitol Hill — 12/09/16

December 9, 2016 The Lame Duck Congressional session is almost over, and although conservatives have reason to be disappointed, we can rejoice that no serious damage was done – YET. The House of Representatives is expected to adjourn on Friday, … Continue reading

David Horowitz to Headline at Eagle Council

David Horowitz to Headline at Eagle Council St. Louis, MO: David Horowitz, conservative author and speaker, will keynote Eagle Council XLV on Friday night, September 16. After helping to found and fuel the radical New Left movement in the 1960s, … Continue reading

Trump in Mexico Recalls Reagan in Geneva

Trump in Mexico Recalls Reagan in Geneva by Phyllis Schlafly September 7, 2016 Donald Trump’s surprise visit to Mexico, where he met the Mexican president and discussed the many contentious issues between our two countries, reminds me of President Reagan’s … Continue reading

August 2016 Phyllis Schlafly Report

Phyllis Schlafly Report

Trump Battles the Globalists of Both Parties Before heading to Cleveland to accept the Republican nomination for president, Donald Trump paid a high-profile visit to Capitol Hill, where he hoped to unify Congressional Republicans behind his presidential campaign. Many of … Continue reading

June 2016 Phyllis Schlafly Report

Phyllis Schlafly Report

June 2016 Diseases Cross Open Borders The spread of the Zika virus has become so alarming that more than 150 health experts from over a dozen countries published an open letter urging the postponement or relocation of the Summer Olympics … Continue reading

Trump’s Muslim Ban Gains Support

Trump’s Muslim Ban Gains Support by Phyllis Schlafly July 6, 2016 When an ISIS-supporting Muslim named Mateen massacred 49 people at a nightclub in Orlando on June 12, Donald Trump reminded Americans that he is still the only political candidate … Continue reading

Pro-Abortion Side Wins 5-3 at Supreme Court

Pro-Abortion Side Wins 5-3 at Supreme Court FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: June 27, 2016 Saint Louis, MO: As pro-lifers feared, the pro-abortion side has a solid five-vote majority on the Supreme Court now, and this morning the Court overruled the good … Continue reading