News Archives for March 2017

Tell Your U.S. Representative: Reject Reauthorization of D.C. Voucher Program

March 21, 2017

The U.S. House of Representatives may soon vote on a bill to reauthorize the school voucher program in Washington, D.C. — and the Center for Inquiry (CFI) needs your help to prevent its passage. 

The D.C. school voucher program is the only federally funded voucher scheme. It …Full Entry »

Take Action for Birth Control Coverage: Call HHS Secretary Price Today!

March 13, 2017

The Center for Inquiry (CFI) is joining reproductive health care organizations for a grassroots call-in day to new Health and Human Services Secretary Tom Price to voice support for no-cost birth control coverage — and we need your help! 

CFI strongly supports the federal rule providing for no-cost birth …Full Entry »

CFI Joins Groups in Urging Trump, Congress to Preserve Church and Charity Nonpartisanship

March 08, 2017

The Center for Inquiry (CFI) was amongst 86 religious and secular groups this week to urge President Donald Trump and members of Congress to preserve the Johnson Amendment and keep partisan politics out of 501(c)(3) organizations.

The Johnson Amendment is a federal law that bars tax-exempt, non-profit organizations …Full Entry »

CFI Advocacy Update — February 2017

March 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 »