News Archives for February 2008

Support Science Debate 2008!

February 15, 2008

Join the nonpartisan movement calling for a presidential debate on science, Sciencebebate2008.

Leading universities, industry associations, prize-winning scientists and other organizations, together with thousands of concerned citizens, are asking the 2008 presidential candidates to state their positions on some of the most …Full Entry »

Help Stop Controversial Judicial Confirmations! Contact Your Senators Today.

February 14, 2008

President Bush has nominated several extremely controversial figures to the federal bench. It is time to stop these controversial confirmations from occurring and support moderate and impartial judges who can protect our rights and liberties!

Why should I care about who sits on the federal bench?

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Council for Secular Humanism campaigns against H.R. 888, “American Religious History Week”

February 14, 2008

Last month, shortly before the Congressional holiday recess, Rep. Forbes of Virginia introduced for consideration House Resolution 888, which designates the first week in May as "American Religious History Week."  Although the resolution would not have the force of law even if adopted, it nevertheless poses a serious threat …Full Entry »

CFI asks senators to support The Fair Pay Restoration Act (S. 1843)

February 14, 2008

The Center for Inquiry's Office of Public Policy in Washington, D.C. recently urged congressional members of the Senate Committee on Health, Education, Labor and Pensions (HELP) to prevent gender-based wage discrimination by co-sponsoring and supporting the Fair Pay Restoration Act (S. 1843). If enacted, S.1843 will make it easier …Full Entry »

Office of Public Policy Urges Congress to Oppose Charitable Choice

February 06, 2008

Center for inquiry Urges Members of the Senate HeaLth Committee Not to advance SAMHSA Reauthorization legislation Until Critical Religious Liberty and Civil Rights concerns are addressed  

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