FRC reports that the House has approved the Conscience Protection Act, which will serve to defend pro-life individuals who are against abortion. This is a victory for pro-lifers, who will now wait in hopes that the Senate will follow suit.
Over the last several months, faith-based organizations have faced multiple threats to their 1st Amendment rights, in some cases where potential legislation may require them to participate in abortion whether they morally agree or not.
Recent attacks have been seen played out in the State of California, where a bill was passed that could force Pro-Life pregnancy centers to provide abortion information to patients. The violation of rights for people of faith is a growing concern in this nation.
Many corporations, such as Walmart, are supporting organizations who are pushing for anti-religious liberty legislation. Visit our Walmart resource page here to see how the company has been funding this type of advocacy.