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

Court Watch

Part 1 | Part 2 | Part 3 | Part 4 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 … 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

View Cart New Eagle pin! Cloisonné High Polished Gold w/ Blue & Red  $5 each New Eagle pin! Cloisonné High Polished Gold w/ Blue & Red  $5 each New Eagle pin! Cloisonné White background w/ Blue & Red  $5 each … Continue reading

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

Summer Break is Over

September 3, 2017 Summer Break is Over  As the summer recess comes to a close, here are a few major pieces of legislation we can expect to see in the upcoming months.    Budget   The budget is at the … 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

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? Who introduced you or what motivated you to become a part of … 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. 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

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