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Jun
2017
June 28, 2017
IFI Staff
The United States Supreme Court made big news this week – and much of it was favorable. First, in a 7-2 decision, the Court sided with religious institutions in Trinity Lutheran Church of Columbia, Inc. v. Comey. The case, which was largely seen as another major test for the survival of religious freedom, centered on whether or not Trinity Lutheran Church could be denied federal dollars meant to improve safety at its school’s playground – simply because the playground was run by a religious...
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Jun
2017
June 21, 2017
IFI Staff
  We’re approaching another opportunity to defund Planned Parenthood in the U.S. Senate. In fact, a vote is likely within the next couple of weeks. Planned Parenthood – the nation’s leading provider of abortions – receives over half a billion dollars per year in taxpayer funding. Time and time again, the organization has proven that they only care about preserving their ability to profit off abortions and pay big salaries, and not in providing women’s healthcare, as they claim....
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Jun
2017
June 14, 2017
IFI Staff
  “An attack on one of us is an attack on all of us.”   Those were among the first words spoken by House Speaker Paul Ryan Wednesday morning following the horrific attack at a practice for this Thursday’s Congressional charity baseball game.   Paul Ryan’s statement produced an outcome rarely seen in the Capitol chambers – applause from both sides of the aisle. It was, in fact, one of the first times since the election of Donald Trump that both Republicans and Democrats were unified for any reason....
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Jun
2017
June 8, 2017
IFI Staff
Religious freedom is under assault in the United States, and even here in Indiana. But it doesn't have to stay that way. Pastors are on the front lines of this effort, whether they know it or not. Without our leaders of faith leading the charge to protect our religious freedom, we run the risk of losing the precious gifts afforded to our citizens: the right to live and work according to our beliefs. Please encourage your pastor to attend this important briefing in Indianapolis. They'll hear from Family Research Council (FRC) Vice...
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