Family Research Council

Democrats call on IRS to review Family Research Council’s ‘church’ status

"‘Given that the (Family Research Council) is primarily an advocacy organization and not a church, we urge the IRS to swiftly review the tax-exempt status,’ reads a letter sent to the IRS and the Treasury secretary." - RNS

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When Can a Ministry Count as a Church?

"The research team counting all the nondenominational congregations in America did not add any marks to their tally when a conservative Christian think tank in Washington, DC, declared itself an association of churches." - C.Today

Related at RNS: Religious right groups’ tax-status changes demean both church and state

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Family Research Council Sides With Conservatives Against Trump in Healthcare Battle

"The leading social conservative advocacy group Family Research Council has joined conservative lawmakers in voicing opposition to certain elements of the Obamacare replacement bill being advanced by House leadership, which some are calling 'Obamacare Lite.'" CPost

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Phil Robertson on Offer to Baptize Trump: Left-Wingers Will Go Crazy, Evangelicals Will Swarm You

"Duck Dynasty star Phil Robertson expressed to hundreds gathered for the annual Values Voter Summit Friday his passionate distaste for secular humanism and his enthusiastic support for Donald Trump for president." CPost

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