Indiana Religious Freedom Restoration Act

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Cruz Criticizes GOPers ‘Nowhere To Be Found’ During RFRA Battle

Senator and presidential candidate Ted Cruz (R-TX) argued that some Republicans were “nowhere to be found” during the “time for choosing” battle over Indiana’s religious freedom law during a speech in South Carolina on Saturday. Cruz declared, “Let me say,

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Boy George: I’d Still Play in Indiana

Openly gay pop singer Boy George stopped by Ora TV’s Larry King Now Wednesday, where he admitted that if given the opportunity, he would play a show in Indiana, despite calls to boycott the state over the newly adopted Religious Freedom Restoration Act.

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Rand Defends Indiana RFRA

Senator Rand Paul (R-KY) defended Indiana’s RFRA law during an interview broadcast on Tuesday’s “Hannity” on the Fox News Channel. “I think what’s amazing to me is that it’s [RFRA] necessary…I think our Founders would be aghast that anyone would

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Rush: Left Has ‘Fear and Hatred of Christianity’

Talk radio host Rush Limbaugh stated that the left has a “fear and hatred of Christianity” on Monday. Rush said that he thought it was odd that people on the left seem to believe Pope Francis I agrees with them

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‘Weekend Update’ Jokes About Hillary, Indiana

NBC’s “Saturday Night Live” made fun of Hillary Clinton and Indiana’s RFRA law during their “Weekend Update” segment. Cast member and “Update” co-host Colin Jost quipped that “even more alarming” than reports that Hillary Clinton used multiple devices for email

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RFRA Opponent Quinn: I Would Force Someone to Serve Westboro Baptist

Former New York City Council Speaker Christine Quinn (D), a critic of Indiana’s RFRA law, said that she would force someone to provide service to the Westboro Baptist Church on Saturday’s “Up with Steve Kornacki” on MSNBC. Quinn initially stated

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Todd: Jeb Seems Like He’s Trying to Have It Both Ways on RFRA

NBC’s “Meet the Press” host Chuck Todd stated that Jeb Bush seemed like “he was trying to have both sides of this debate” over Indiana’s RFRA law on Friday’s “Hugh Hewitt Show.” After hearing a clip of Jeb defending Indiana’s law

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Memories Pizza Owners: We’ve Never Catered Any Weddings

Memories Pizza owners Kevin and Crystal O’Connor claimed their business has never catered a single wedding for anyone, gay or straight, on Thursday’s “Hannity” on the Fox News Channel. Both were asked if they’ve ever catered a wedding, to which both

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Memories Pizzeria Co-Owner: ‘We Will Re-Open’

Crystal O’Connor, whose family owns Memories Pizzeria, in Walkerton, IN, vowed that the store will re-open despite the backlash it has faced on Thursday’s “Cavuto” on the Fox Business Network. “We have decided that we will re-open again” O’Connor declared, although

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Coulter: ‘I’m Glad this Mike Pence Isn’t Running for President’

Columnist and author of “Never Trust a Liberal Over 3-Especially a Republican,” Ann Coulter said “I’m glad this [Indiana Governor] Mike Pence (R) isn’t running for president” and accused him of caving on the state’s RFRA law on Thursday’s “O’Reilly

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Hillary Clinton Opposes Religious Freedom Act Her Husband Signed

Though President Bill Clinton signed the nation’s Religious Freedom Restoration Act (RFRA) into law, his wife has denounced similar laws put forward in states such as Indiana and Arkansas, preferring instead to create an image of faith as subservient to the institutional left’s militant LGBT agenda.

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No, Thuggery and Threats Of Violence Are Not ‘The Market At Work’

Are any of you “social justice warriors” planning to explain yourselves to the hard-working innocent employees you’re trying to send to the unemployment line, all because of something the owner of the restaurant said – not even something the business did?

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Indiana Bishops Lend Support to State Religious Freedom Restoration Act

On April 1, the Catholic bishops of Indiana posted a joint statement online in response to the heated debate generated by the passage of the Religious Freedom Restoration Act, affirming the fundamental right to religious liberty for all citizens and the need for its protection in law.

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Neil DeGrasse Tyson Defends Scientology, Criticizes Indiana Religious Freedom Law

In a lengthy interview with the Daily Beast’s Marlow Stern, astrophysicist and TV personality Neil DeGrasse Tyson offered up a defense of Scientology, criticized Indiana’s new Religious Freedom Restoration Act, and disputed Stern’s claim that President George W. Bush’s administration waged a war on science and global warming.

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15 ‘Tolerant’ Celebrity Responses to Indiana Religious Freedom Law

Celebrities have flocked to Twitter to make their displeasure about Indiana’s new religious freedom law known. Indiana Gov. Mike Pence signed Senate Bill 101 into law last week, a law which prohibits state and federal government from limiting a person’s ability to exercise their religion. Critics on the left have argued that the bill is anti-gay.

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Beck: Freedom of Conscience ‘The Last Line of Defense’

Talk radio host Glenn Beck defended Indiana’s RFRA law by arguing that freedom of conscience is “the last line of defense” on Tuesday. Beck began by stating the First Amendment means “you cannot force me to do things against my

President Bill Clinton signed the Religious Freedom Restoration Act on the White House's South Lawn in 1993 to prevent laws from burdening a person's religious beliefs without a compelling justification.

Flashback: Bill Clinton on Religious Freedom, ‘The Most Precious of All American Liberties’

“The free exercise of religion has been called the first freedom – that which originally sparked the full range of the Bill of Rights,” President Bill Clinton said in 1993, as he signed the federal Religious Freedom Restoration Act. The federal law mirrors Indiana’s controversial religious liberty law that is under fire from Democrats and the mainstream media.