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Family Research Council Biography

Position:
Con to the question "Is the ACLU Good for America?"
Reasoning:

“Thanks to the ACLU, teachers as well as students often have the misimpression that no religious expression may take place in public schools.”

Apr. 2, 2001

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Description:

A nonprofit educational institution incorporated in 1983

Mission:

“The Family Research Council (FRC) champions marriage and family as the foundation of civilization, the seedbed of virtue, and the wellspring of society. FRC shapes public debate and formulates public policy that values human life and upholds the institutions of marriage and the family. Believing that God is the author of life, liberty, and the family, FRC promotes the Judeo-Christian worldview as the basis for a just, free, and stable society.”

“About FRC,” www.frc.org (accessed Oct. 11, 2007)

Other:
501(c)(3) Nonprofit
Quoted in:
  1. Do Mandatory Parental Involvement Laws Infringe on Minors' Rights and Endanger Their Health?
  2. Should Same-Sex Marriage Be Allowed?