Blog Archives for May, 2013

Tell Congress to Oppose 20-Week Abortion Ban

Michael De Dora — May 29, 2013

Message your elected officials in Congress and tell them to oppose House and Senate bills that would create a nationwide ban on all abortion after 20 weeks.

Lawrence Krauss, CFI Urge Chair of House Science Committee to Protect Scientific Inquiry

Michael De Dora — May 16, 2013

The Center for Inquiry (CFI) on Thursday submitted a letter to Rep. Lamar Smith (R-TX), calling his draft legislative proposal altering the National Science Foundation’s (NSF) peer review system "both unnecessary and potentially harmful to science research supported by the United States government."

Center for Inquiry Joins More Than 70 Groups in Opposing Attempts to Restrict Abortion Access

Michael De Dora — May 14, 2013

CFI last week joined more than 70 organizations in writing members of Congress to oppose any attempts to add riders to the Fiscal Year 2014 appropriations process that would restrict women’s access to comprehensive reproductive health care, such as abortion.  

Advocacy Update—April 2013: Birth Control, Civil Liberties, and Freedom of Expression

Michael De Dora — May 01, 2013

The Center for Inquiry's Office of Public Policy monthly update highlighting some of our recent activity for members and followers.

Michigan: Tell Your State Senator to Keep Religion out of Your Health Care!

Michael De Dora — May 01, 2013

The Michigan Senate is expected to vote soon on a bill that would allow employers and health insurance providers to opt out of providing any type of medical service based on religious or moral objections. The Center for Inquiry (CFI) opposes this measure and urges Michigan residents to contact their state representatives and voice opposition to this measure.