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New Guidance from the Department of Justice on Protecting Religious Liberty in the USA

In a pair of memos initiated by U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions, the Department of Justice (DOJ) recently issued extensive new guidance on protecting religious liberty in the United States. The first memo directed to all federal executive departments and agencies lays out 20 guiding principles which these administrative agencies and executive departments will now […]

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ECFA and Other Groups Take a Stand for Religious Freedom in Hiring

On September 10th, a wide range of religious leaders wrote to President Obama, asking him to maintain his administration’s commitment to the Religious Freedom Restoration Act (RFRA) as a protection for faith-based organizations that partner with the federal government. This was in response to a group of progressive civil rights, religious, and LGBT organizations who […]

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