Blog Archives for June, 2012

D.C. Voucher Program Appears Funded Despite Widespread Opposition, Serious Flaws

Michael De Dora — June 28, 2012

CFI has been working the past couple weeks with the National Coalition for Public Education to urge members of Congress to reject any funding for a controversial voucher program that funnels taxpayer dollars to private and religious schools in Washington, D.C. Unfortunately, it seems our our concerns have been ignored, and the program will receive new funding. 

Tell Your Senator to Reject Bill That Would Allow Religious Discrimination in Counseling

Michael De Dora — June 21, 2012

CFI implores Michigan residents to tell their senators to vote "no" on a House-approved bill that would effectively legalize discrimination in counseling programs at public colleges and universities throughout the state.

Join CFI in Telling the Obama Administration to Stand Its Ground and Finalize Birth Control Rule

Michael De Dora — June 12, 2012 — 2 Comments

The Center for Inquiry today submitted formal comments urging the Department of Health and Human Services to make final a rule requiring health insurance providers and organizations providing health care plans to cover preventive health services, such as birth control and contraception, without charging a co-payment. But to make real impact, we need your help.

CFI Urges Defeat of North Dakota Measure That Would Privilege Religion

Michael De Dora — June 06, 2012

The Center for Inquiry is imploring North Dakota voters on Tuesday, June 12, to reject a ballot measure that would amend the state constitution to, in many circumstances, place religious beliefs and practices above the law.