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Fired Fox Sports Commentator Completes FRC ’Semi-lebrity’ Triumverate

By EDGE | Tuesday Apr 8, 2014
Fired Fox Sports Commentator joins self-proclaimed holy warrior Lt. Gen. Jerry Boykin and former used car salesman and part-time reality TV personality Josh Duggar as the latest "big" name talent to join Family Research Council’s ranks.

Blackwell v. Black: FRC Cries Foul at Ohio Marriage Decision

By EDGE | Saturday Apr 5, 2014
The Family Research Council is lamenting a federal judge’s decision Friday that would force Ohio to recognize out-of-state same-sex marriages.

FRC’s Tony Perkins Takes Victory Lap At Passage of Miss. Discrimination Bill

By EDGE | Wednesday Apr 2, 2014
Hate group leader Tony Perkins of Family Research Council praised Mississippi lawmakers for passing the Religious Freedom Restoration Act Tuesday and urged Governor Phil Bryant to sign the potentially anti-gay legislation.

Go Ahead Sinners, Make My Day: FRC VP Says Jesus is Packing Heat

By Bobby McGuire | Thursday Feb 20, 2014
Retired Lt. Gen. Jerry Boykin feels the scriptures need a Rambo-style reboot. The Executive VP of the anti-gay Family Research Council told a group of pro-family legislators Tuesday that Jesus is coming back with a gun.

Tea Party Tantrum Over Ky. Marriage Ruling

By EDGE | Wednesday Feb 12, 2014
Not surprisingly, today’s ruling by Bush I appointed federal judge John G. Heyburn II that concluded that Kentucky must recognize same-sex marriages performed in other states, is not sitting well with most right wing Christian and Tea Party conservatives.

More Conservatives Show Support for ’Duck Dynasty’ Star

By Jason St. Amand | Thursday Dec 19, 2013
More ultra-right conservatives are showing their support for Phil Robertson after A&E suspended him from the hit reality show "Duck Dynasty" for making anti-gay comments.

Christian Radio Host Won’t Buy Lesbian Girl Scout Cookies

By Bobby McGuire | Thursday Oct 24, 2013
Abortion, lesbianism and...thin mints? They all appear to be part of different sets, but according to a conservative Christian pastor and radio host, a venn diagram would show one similarity: the Girl Scouts of America.

19 Kids and Hating: The Duggar Family to Campaign for Cuccinelli

By Bobby McGuire | Wednesday Oct 9, 2013
The Family Research Council (FRC) announced today that the entire Duggar family of the hit TLC reality TV series "19 Kids and Counting" will take part in FRC’s "Value Bus Tour" to campaign for anti-gay candidates Ken Cuccinelli and E.W. Jackson.

Family Research Council Shooter Gets 25 Years

By Jessica Gresko | Thursday Sep 19, 2013
A man who planned a mass shooting at the headquarters of a conservative Christian lobbying group in Washington last year was sentenced Thursday to 25 years in prison for the plot that injured a security guard.

Defense Attorney Wants 11 ½ Years in FRC Shooting

By Jessica Gresko | Wednesday Sep 11, 2013
A man who planned a mass shooting at the Washington headquarters of a conservative Christian lobbying group should spend 11 ½ years in prison for the failed plot, not the 45 years government lawyers want, his defense attorney says.