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FRC Action has maintained a vigilant presence on Capitol Hill in Washington, DC, for nearly 25 years, helping to shape the national dialogue on every issue affecting the American family. As the legislative affiliate of Family Research Council, FRC Action has championed the gifts of life, faith, and marriage in the public square by connecting policy makers with information vital to their decision-making process. By mobilizing everyone from parents and pastors to students and state leaders, FRC Action continues to protect what America stands for: policy founded on principle. FRC Action has a connected organization, the FRC Action PAC, to support pro-family candidates for public office.
American Values is a nonprofit organization committed to uniting the American people around the vision of our Founding Fathers. It reminds the public of the commonsense, conservative principles that are so fundamental to the survival of our nation. American Values brings ideas and support to policy makers, empowering our elected officials to do what is right, noble, and good. American Values is deeply committed to defending life, traditional marriage, and equipping our children with the knowledge and values necessary to stand against liberal education and cultural forces.
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First Liberty Institute, formerly Liberty Institute, is the nation’s largest legal organization solely dedicated to protecting religious liberty for all Americans. With an over 90 percent win rate at all court levels, First Liberty has built a network of the world's top-ranked litigators at leading private law firms to win pivotal cases for the future of religious freedom. Our vision is to restore religious liberty in accordance with the principles of our Founding Fathers. First Liberty focuses on four areas in defending and restoring religious liberty: (1) in our schools; (2) for our churches; (3) inside the military; and (4) throughout the public arena.
Dr. John B. Sorensen
Founded in 1995 by the late D. James Kennedy, the Center for Christian Statesmanship, under the banner of Evangelism Explosion International has impacted thousands of lives by bringing a gospel witness, Christian discipleship, and a vision for Christian statesmanship to leaders in Washington D.C. Dr. Kennedy believed that ordinary Christians can and should make a difference in this world, including the halls of power, by being salt and light.
United in Purpose (UiP) is a 501 (c)(4) focused on transformation through unity. UiP’s mission is to unite and equip like-minded conservative organizations to increase their reach, impact, and influence through the latest technology, research and marketing strategies for the purpose of bringing about a culture change in America based on Judeo-Christian principles.
Family Research Council (FRC) is a 501(c)(3) non-profit, educational organization dedicated to the promotion of marriage, family, religious liberty and the sanctity of life. For nearly 33 years, FRC has championed these core values by shaping public policy and public debate in the White House, Congress, federal agencies, the courts, many states and internationally. Strategically located in Washington, D.C., FRC's team of seasoned experts promotes these core values through: policy research and development, grassroots mobilization, mentoring the next generation of conservative leaders, public education on Capitol Hill and in the media, fostering relationships with elected officials, building coalitions with key policymakers, and testifying before Congress. Additionally, we educate and equip pastors and their churches to transform the culture at the local level. As the leading voice for the family in our nation's halls of power and beyond, FRC continues to expand its Judeo-Christian mission today. Gifts to FRC are tax-deductible.