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Title: GOP cuts could endanger bodega bananas LINK

Description: A policy analyst says the sky won't fall if the American Health Care Act (AHCA) makes cuts to a federal agency. 

Author: Chris Woodward
Published: Wed, 22 Mar 2017

Title: Cruz calls Dems hypocrites at Gorsuch confirmation hearing LINK

Description: During the confirmation hearing for Judge Neil Gorsuch – President Donald Trump’s nominee for the Supreme Court of the United States (SCOTUS) – Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Texas) blasted Democrats for using hypocritical arguments to keep the conservative from replacing the late SCOTUS Justice Antonin Scalia.

Author: Michael F. Haverluck
Published: Wed, 22 Mar 2017

Title: DHS: 100+ police dept.'s refused to hand criminals to ICE LINK

Description: President Donald Trump released his “Big List” exposing dozens of sanctuary cities all over the United States that have refused to comply with Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) in its effort to deport illegal alien criminals to their counties of origin.

Author: Michael F. Haverluck
Published: Wed, 22 Mar 2017

Title: Economist applauds Trump's budget increases, cuts LINK

Description: A nationally renowned economics expert is confident that President Donald Trump’s promise to drain the swamp of detrimental policies and personnel left over from the Obama administration will be delivered through his newly proposed budget.

Author: Chris Woodward
Published: Wed, 22 Mar 2017

Title: High school rape blamed on lax immigration policy LINK

Description: An immigration enforcement activist has expressed his outrage over two illegal aliens who were charged with raping a student in a restroom in a Maryland high school – where the noncitizens were placed by state officials.

Author: Chad Groening
Published: Wed, 22 Mar 2017

Title: Euthanasia turned away in NM, for now LINK

Description: First with her actions and now with her words, a former gospel singer has clearly demonstrated her animosity and bitterness toward the faith of her childhood – and that's sad, says a Christian apologist.

Author: Steve Jordahl
Published: Tue, 21 Mar 2017

Title: A step back toward local control of education LINK

Description: A pro-family organization is firing back at a fact-checking website over an ongoing boycott of Target. 

Author: Chris Woodward
Published: Tue, 21 Mar 2017

Title: ACLJ: Nuclear option or not, Gorsuch will be confirmed LINK

Description: A foreign policy analyst says the dangerous national defense policies of the Obama administration have left a more dangerous world that Donald Trump inherited in January.   



Author: Chad Groening
Published: Tue, 21 Mar 2017

Title: Islam on the rise – what to do? LINK

Description: Islam is the fastest growing religion in the world, according to a recent study, more than doubling the growth of Christianity – presenting both a challenge and an opportunity.

Author: Jody Brown,Steve Jordahl
Published: Mon, 20 Mar 2017

Title: Artists' stand for faith puts business at risk LINK

Description: Brush & Nib (calligraphy)Alliance Defending Freedom is taking its free speech and religion case involving Phoenix artists to the next step in the legal system.

Author: Charlie Butts
Published: Mon, 20 Mar 2017

Title: PBS, your 'news source' for daily Christian bombings LINK

Description: PBS and NPR are on the chopping block in President Donald Trump's proposed budget, though it's uncertain they are in immediate danger. 

Author: Billy Davis,Steve Jordahl
Published: Mon, 20 Mar 2017

Title: A quest to stump Trump, not dig for truth LINK

Description: A policy analyst says the sky won't fall if the American Health Care Act (AHCA) makes cuts to a federal agency. 

Author: Chris Woodward
Published: Wed, 22 Mar 2017

Title: Cruz calls Dems hypocrites at Gorsuch confirmation hearing LINK

Description: During the confirmation hearing for Judge Neil Gorsuch – President Donald Trump’s nominee for the Supreme Court of the United States (SCOTUS) – Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Texas) blasted Democrats for using hypocritical arguments to keep the conservative from replacing the late SCOTUS Justice Antonin Scalia.

Author: Michael F. Haverluck
Published: Wed, 22 Mar 2017

Title: DHS: 100+ police dept.'s refused to hand criminals to ICE LINK

Description: President Donald Trump released his “Big List” exposing dozens of sanctuary cities all over the United States that have refused to comply with Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) in its effort to deport illegal alien criminals to their counties of origin.

Author: Michael F. Haverluck
Published: Wed, 22 Mar 2017

Title: Economist applauds Trump's budget increases, cuts LINK

Description: A nationally renowned economics expert is confident that President Donald Trump’s promise to drain the swamp of detrimental policies and personnel left over from the Obama administration will be delivered through his newly proposed budget.

Author: Chris Woodward
Published: Wed, 22 Mar 2017

Title: High school rape blamed on lax immigration policy LINK

Description: An immigration enforcement activist has expressed his outrage over two illegal aliens who were charged with raping a student in a restroom in a Maryland high school – where the noncitizens were placed by state officials.

Author: Chad Groening
Published: Wed, 22 Mar 2017

Title: Euthanasia turned away in NM, for now LINK

Description: First with her actions and now with her words, a former gospel singer has clearly demonstrated her animosity and bitterness toward the faith of her childhood – and that's sad, says a Christian apologist.

Author: Steve Jordahl
Published: Tue, 21 Mar 2017

Title: A step back toward local control of education LINK

Description: A pro-family organization is firing back at a fact-checking website over an ongoing boycott of Target. 

Author: Chris Woodward
Published: Tue, 21 Mar 2017

Title: ACLJ: Nuclear option or not, Gorsuch will be confirmed LINK

Description: A foreign policy analyst says the dangerous national defense policies of the Obama administration have left a more dangerous world that Donald Trump inherited in January.   



Author: Chad Groening
Published: Tue, 21 Mar 2017

Title: Islam on the rise – what to do? LINK

Description: Islam is the fastest growing religion in the world, according to a recent study, more than doubling the growth of Christianity – presenting both a challenge and an opportunity.

Author: Jody Brown,Steve Jordahl
Published: Mon, 20 Mar 2017

Title: Artists' stand for faith puts business at risk LINK

Description: Brush & Nib (calligraphy)Alliance Defending Freedom is taking its free speech and religion case involving Phoenix artists to the next step in the legal system.

Author: Charlie Butts
Published: Mon, 20 Mar 2017

Title: PBS, your 'news source' for daily Christian bombings LINK

Description: PBS and NPR are on the chopping block in President Donald Trump's proposed budget, though it's uncertain they are in immediate danger. 

Author: Billy Davis,Steve Jordahl
Published: Mon, 20 Mar 2017

Title: A quest to stump Trump, not dig for truth LINK

Description: A policy analyst says the sky won't fall if the American Health Care Act (AHCA) makes cuts to a federal agency. 

Author: Chris Woodward
Published: Wed, 22 Mar 2017

Title: Cruz calls Dems hypocrites at Gorsuch confirmation hearing LINK

Description: During the confirmation hearing for Judge Neil Gorsuch – President Donald Trump’s nominee for the Supreme Court of the United States (SCOTUS) – Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Texas) blasted Democrats for using hypocritical arguments to keep the conservative from replacing the late SCOTUS Justice Antonin Scalia.

Author: Michael F. Haverluck
Published: Wed, 22 Mar 2017

Title: DHS: 100+ police dept.'s refused to hand criminals to ICE LINK

Description: President Donald Trump released his “Big List” exposing dozens of sanctuary cities all over the United States that have refused to comply with Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) in its effort to deport illegal alien criminals to their counties of origin.

Author: Michael F. Haverluck
Published: Wed, 22 Mar 2017

Title: Economist applauds Trump's budget increases, cuts LINK

Description: A nationally renowned economics expert is confident that President Donald Trump’s promise to drain the swamp of detrimental policies and personnel left over from the Obama administration will be delivered through his newly proposed budget.

Author: Chris Woodward
Published: Wed, 22 Mar 2017

Title: High school rape blamed on lax immigration policy LINK

Description: An immigration enforcement activist has expressed his outrage over two illegal aliens who were charged with raping a student in a restroom in a Maryland high school – where the noncitizens were placed by state officials.

Author: Chad Groening
Published: Wed, 22 Mar 2017

Title: Euthanasia turned away in NM, for now LINK

Description: First with her actions and now with her words, a former gospel singer has clearly demonstrated her animosity and bitterness toward the faith of her childhood – and that's sad, says a Christian apologist.

Author: Steve Jordahl
Published: Tue, 21 Mar 2017

Title: A step back toward local control of education LINK

Description: A pro-family organization is firing back at a fact-checking website over an ongoing boycott of Target. 

Author: Chris Woodward
Published: Tue, 21 Mar 2017

Title: ACLJ: Nuclear option or not, Gorsuch will be confirmed LINK

Description: A foreign policy analyst says the dangerous national defense policies of the Obama administration have left a more dangerous world that Donald Trump inherited in January.   



Author: Chad Groening
Published: Tue, 21 Mar 2017

Title: Islam on the rise – what to do? LINK

Description: Islam is the fastest growing religion in the world, according to a recent study, more than doubling the growth of Christianity – presenting both a challenge and an opportunity.

Author: Jody Brown,Steve Jordahl
Published: Mon, 20 Mar 2017

Title: Artists' stand for faith puts business at risk LINK

Description: Brush & Nib (calligraphy)Alliance Defending Freedom is taking its free speech and religion case involving Phoenix artists to the next step in the legal system.

Author: Charlie Butts
Published: Mon, 20 Mar 2017

Title: PBS, your 'news source' for daily Christian bombings LINK

Description: PBS and NPR are on the chopping block in President Donald Trump's proposed budget, though it's uncertain they are in immediate danger. 

Author: Billy Davis,Steve Jordahl
Published: Mon, 20 Mar 2017

Title: A quest to stump Trump, not dig for truth LINK

Description: The appearance Monday of FBI Director James Comey before a House committee is an attempt to derail the Trump presidency, say a pair of political observers.

Author: Chad Groening
Published: Mon, 20 Mar 2017

News from Christian News Wire 23 March 2017



Christian Newswire: Religious Liberties / Persecution
LINK Religious Liberties / Persecution

NOM, IOF and CitizenGO Hold Press Conference to Launch #FreeSpeechBus Tour
LINK Contact: Joseph Grabowski, National Organization for Marriage, 202-457-8060 ext 110, jgrabowski@nationformarriage.org

Tuam Critics on Abortion and Gay Marriage
LINK Contact: Catholic League for Religious and Civil Rights, 212-371-3191, pr@catholicleague.org

AUL Calls on U.S. Senate to Confirm Judge Neil Gorsuch to U.S. Supreme Court
LINK "Judge Neil Gorsuch's judicial opinions and legal writings are marked by scholarship, clear writing, and a scrupulous weighing of the legal precedent and factual evidence," said AUL's Clarke Forsythe, "He is committed to interpreting the Constitution as written and not legislating from the bench, a dangerous practice that leads to tragic decisions like Roe v. Wade."Contact: Kristi Hamrick, 202-289-1478, press@aul.org WASHINGTON, March 15, 2017 /Christian Source: Americans United for Life

Knights of Columbus Gives Nearly $2 Million to Aid Syrian and Iraqi Christian Refugees
LINK A year after U.S. genocide declaration, K of C continues its support for those targeted by ISISContact: Joseph Cullen, 203-800-4923, joseph.cullen@kofc.org; Andrew Walther, 203-824-5412, andrew.walther@kofc.org; both with Knights of Columbus NEW HAVEN, Conn., March 14, 2017 /Christian Newswire/ -- A year after the U.S. Congress and State Department declared that ISIS was committing genocide against Christians and other religious minorities, the Knights of Columbus is continui Source: Knights of Columbus

Alabama Justice Parker Fights Unconstitutional Censorship of Judges
LINK Contact: Contact: Liberty Counsel, 407-875-1776, Media@LC.org; Press Kit ATLANTA, Ga., March 14, 2017 /Christian Newswire/ -- Liberty Counsel has filled a response for Alabama Justice Tom Parker opposing the Judicial Inquiry Commission (JIC) and the Attorney General's briefs asking the court to dismiss Parker's case without addressing the constitutional questions he has raised about the free speech of judges. Justice Parker is challenging the rules governing the Alabama jud Source: Liberty Counsel

'Mass Grave' Evidence is Lacking
LINK Contact: Catholic League for Religious and Civil Rights, 212-371-3191, pr@catholicleague.org

Christianity is Exploding in Bangladesh Despite Persecution
LINK Contact: James Jacobson, President, Christian Freedom International, 800-323-2273

Liberty Counsel Advocates for Life at the White House
LINK Contact: Liberty Counsel, 407-875-1776, Media@LC.org; Press Kit WASHINGTON, March 10, 2017 /Christian Newswire/ -- Liberty Counsel was among several organizations invited to meet with Vice President Mike Pence at the White House yesterday to discuss concerns and suggestions for protecting unborn life in the new GOP health care plan. The conversation, which lasted more than an hour, focused on ensuring that the sanctity of life is respected and included in efforts to repeal and rep Source: Liberty Counsel

Did Irish Nuns Starve Kids to Death?
LINK Contact: Catholic League for Religious and Civil Rights, 212-371-3191, pr@catholicleague.org

Knights of Columbus Urges Prayer at Crucial Juncture for Middle Eastern Christians
LINK K of C CEO says 2017 may determine whether some communities continue to existContact: Joseph Cullen, 203-800-4923, joseph.cullen@kofc.org; Andrew Walther, 203-824-5412, andrew.walther@kofc.org; both with Knights of ColumbusNEW HAVEN, Conn., March 8, 2017 /Christian Newswire/ -- Noting that 2017 may be "the decisive year in determining whether many Christian communities throughout the Middle East will continue to exist," Knights of Columbus CEO Carl Anderson has asked Cat Source: Knights of Columbus

IRS Admits to Court it Needs to Search 6,924 Previously Unreported Documents in Response to a 2015 Judicial Watch FOIA Lawsuit Over IRS Targeting of Conservative Groups
LINK Agency Agrees to Begin Producing Documents by March 10, but Has Yet to Provide Timetable for Completion of Review

Kim Davis is the Focus of Oral Arguments Today
LINK Contact: Liberty Counsel, 407-875-1776, Media@LC.org; Press Kit CINCINNATI, Ohio, March 8, 2017 /Christian Newswire/ -- Today Liberty Counsel will present oral argument in the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit urging against the reinstatement of Ermold v. Davis. This case was dismissed with two other marriage license lawsuits that were filed against Kentucky Clerk Kim Davis in 2015, including Miller v. Davis, which led to Davis spending six days in jail as a prisone Source: Liberty Counsel

Human Rights Lawyer Reveals Torture; Says Any Future Confession Would 'Not be Out of My Own Will'
LINK Contact: ChinaAid Media Team, 432-553-1080 cell, 432-689-6985, media@chinaaid.org CHANGSHA, HUNAN, China, March 8, 2017 /Christian Newswire/ -- An incarcerated human rights lawyer from China's central Hunan province declared his innocence and revealed that he is being subjected to severe torture in a letter on Jan. 13, China Aid learned today.Imprisoned since July 11, 2015, for his defense of human rights, lawyer Xie Yang wrote that officials have been subjecting him to "sev Source: China Aid Association, Inc.

Knights of Columbus Support Victims of Church Bombing in Egypt
LINK Gift of $75,000 made in wake of December attack at Coptic Church in CairoContact: Joseph Cullen, 203-800-4923, joseph.cullen@kofc.org; Andrew Walther, 203-824-5412, andrew.walther@kofc.org; both with Knights of Columbus  NEW HAVEN, Conn., March 3, 2017 /Christian Newswire/ -- Given the ongoing needs of those affected by the bombing of St Peter's Coptic Orthodox Church in Cairo on 11 December 2016, which claimed the lives of 29 people, mostly women and children, the Knights o Source: Knights of Columbus

China Aid Releases 2016 Annual Persecution Report
LINK Contact: ChinaAid Media Team, 432-553-1080 cell, 432-689-6985, media@chinaaid.org

Trump Goes Mute on Moral Issues
LINK Contact: Catholic League for Religious and Civil Rights, 212-371-3191, pr@catholicleague.org

New Nonprofit Launched to Protect the Right to Pray for Free
LINK Freedom to Pray Launches Petition to Stop T-Mobile from Charging Customers on Free Prayer LinesContact: Melany Ethridge, 972-267-1111, melany@alarryross.com ORLANDO, Feb. 28, 2017 /Christian Newswire/ -- Freedom to Pray, a new nonprofit dedicated to advocating on behalf of individuals of all faiths who are being forced to end their participation in prayer groups through free conference line services due to T-Mobile's new $0.01 per minute fee, announced its launch today Source: A. Larry Ross Communications

Judicial Watch President Tom Fitton Interview at CPAC: 'Taking on Corrupt and Abusive Government'
LINK "We changed history with the Clinton email scandal." Tom Fitton Mainstage CPAC Interview

Rutherford Institute Urges U.S. Supreme Court to Hold Police Liable for the Reckless Shooting of a Homeless Couple in the Wake of a Warrantless Raid
LINK Contact: Nisha Whitehead, 434-978-3888, nisha@rutherford.org

ACLU's War on Catholic Health Care Continues
LINK Contact: Catholic League for Religious and Civil Rights, 212-371-3191, pr@catholicleague.org

News from Christian Headlines:


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Title: On World Water Day, African Church Leaders Highlight Shortages
Description: The World Health Organization has designated March 22 as World Water Day.

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Title: ‘Vicar of Baghdad’ Says Christianity is Gone from Middle East: ‘It is Over’
Description: Prominent priest Canon Andrew White, known as the “Vicar of Baghdad,” said that Christianity has practically been wiped out from the area of its birth.

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Title: Princeton Theological Seminary Rescinds Award to be Given to Tim Keller
Description: Today, Princeton Seminary President Craig Barnes announced that the school would not present the award to Keller, but would still invite him to give a lecture.

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Title: UK: 4 People Killed in 'Terror Incident' outside Parliament
Description: An attack that occurred outside the U.K. Parliament in London has reportedly resulted in four deaths and has been labeled as a “terrorist incident.”

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Title: President Trump Announced as Liberty University Commencement Speaker
Description: President Trump has been announced as the commencement speaker for Liberty University’s graduation this spring.

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Title: Study: Transgenders Have More Consistent Church Attendance Than Homosexuals or Heterosexuals
Description: A recent study has found that those who identify as transgender are actually more likely to attend church consistently than are those who identify as homosexual or heterosexual.

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Title: Southern Baptist Leaders Stand by Moore after His Apologies
Description: Russell Moore can keep his job. But only after he apologized for criticizing Southern Baptists who supported Donald Trump for president.

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Title: Judge Neil Gorsuch Answering Tough Questions in Confirmation Hearing
Description: Gorsuch has faced tough questions and opposition from Democrats.

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Title: ISIS Training Child Fighters to Block Christians from Returning Home to Mosul
Description: Christians who were driven out of their homeland of Mosul, Iraq and surrounding areas by ISIS may be prevented from returning by a new generation of ISIS fighters.

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Title: Mitch McConnell Says Senate Will ‘Reach a Conclusion’ on Healthcare Next Week
Description: Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) said that legislators are looking to move forward on repealing and replacing the Affordable Care Act next week.

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Title: Guatemala’s President Seeks Out Famous Evangelist after Horrific Tragedy
Description: A well-known evangelist has met with Guatemala’s president to offer comfort and encouragement in the face of a national tragedy.

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Title: Demi Lovato on Being Drug and Alcohol Free: ‘I Couldn’t Have Done it Without God’
Description: Singer and actress Demi Lovato has revealed on Instagram that she has struggled with a drug and alcohol addiction, which she has only overcome through God’s help.

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Title: Russell Moore Apologizes for Creating Conflict with Opposition to Trump
Description: The Ethics and Religious Liberty Commission’s governing board is defending Russell Moore, the president of the commission, for his opposition of President Donald Trump.

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Title: Trump’s Budget Slashes Aid to the Poor. Would Jesus Have a Problem with That?
Description: Since it was unveiled last week, President Trump’s proposed budget has been widely denounced as “immoral” and downright “evil” for boosting defense spending by billions while demanding drastic cuts to vital aid programs.

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Title: Power Rangers to Feature Lesbian Character
Description: The new Power Rangers film will reportedly feature a character who is a lesbian, according to the Hollywood Reporter.

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