Earlier this week a "monster" storm battered the East Coast. According to one source, storm "Sandy" claimed the lives of 57 people, caused up to $20 billion in damage and up to $30 billion more in lost business. Read more »
Last month the Secular Coalition for America asked its grassroots activists to contact the Secretary of the Health and Human Services Agency (HHS) to express outrage that proposed regulations redefined contraception as abortion. Read more »
Update: The regulations were formally proposed by the Health and Human Services Department. The Secular Coalition and our issue allies will be sending comments to the Federal Register regarding these regulations.
On July 10, 2008 the U.S. Senate Committee on Appropriations voted to continue funding for the D.C. Opportunity Scholarship Program. This program allows parents in the District of Columbia to send their children to religious schools with tuition vouchers funded by American taxpayers. Read more »