News Archives for February 2017
February 21, 2017
Public school students in Florida need your help!
Legislation that would grant special privileges to religious beliefs in public schools has been introduced by Florida Rep. Kimberly Daniels (D-Jacksonville), and Sen. Dennis Baxely (R-Ocala). The sponsors of the “Florida Student and School Personnel Religious Liberties Act” (Full Entry »
February 15, 2017
In November, the Council of the District of Columbia approved a bill to allow medical aid in dying. Now, some members of Congress are trying to overturn the law — and the Center for Inquiry (CFI) needs your help to defend this important policy achievement.
February 13, 2017
Members of Congress want to grant tax-exempt organizations, including houses of worship, the ability to engage in partisan political activity — and we need your help to stop them.
February 07, 2017
Last week, a draft executive order by the Trump administration on religious freedom was leaked to the public. The Center for Inquiry (CFI) has reviewed the order and considers it an unprecedented capitulation to the wish list of the Religious Right — a veritable religious blank check for conservative …Full Entry »
February 01, 2017
Welcome to the Office of Public Policy’s monthly Advocacy Update. The Office of Public Policy (OPP) is the Washington, D.C. political arm of the Center for Inquiry (CFI). Our mandate is to advocate for reason, science, and humanist values at all levels of government — statehouses, Congress, the Administration, and the United …Full Entry »