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Press Releases for August



Release Date: August 29, 2013
Christian Ministry Feeding Homeless; Threatened by Police with Jail Time
Christians Criticized for Not Caring for Poor Now Threatened With Arrest for Feeding Homeless

American Family Association (AFA, AFA.net) has a question for the Raleigh N.C. Police Department:  Why would you prohibit a Christian ministry from feeding the homeless? 

 




Release Date: August 19, 2013
AFA President Tim Wildmon to Supporters: Call Congressmen to Stop Taxpayer Funding of Planned Parenthood - $4 BILLION in Total Taxpayer Funding Over 10 Years; $12 Million Fraudulently Used
American Family Association Calls for More Aggressive Congressional Investigation into Planned Parenthood Medicaid Fraud

American Family Association (AFA, AFA.net)  is calling for over 2 million of its supportersto contact their congressmen at the Capitol Switchboard: (202) 224-3121 to stop using taxpayer dollars to fund Planned Parenthood and its affiliates around the country after the abortion giant settled a court case that alleged it was deeply involved in Medicaid fraud—to the tune of millions of dollars. 


Release Date: August 15, 2013
American Family Association Calls for Immediate Resignation of Commissioner Brad Avakian in Oregon


According to The Oregonian, a Christian-run bakery in Oregon, Sweet Cakes by Melissa, is now under fire from the state’s labor commission for making a conscience-driven decision not to participate in a lesbian wedding ceremony. 




Release Date: August 13, 2013
American Family Association Applauds Lawmakers for Signing to Defund Obamacare
AFA President Tim Wildmon Says Ted Cruz, Mike Lee and Marsha Blackburn Are Taking a Stand for America by Standing Against Flawed Health Care Plan

 American Family Association is applauding the efforts of lawmakers who recently voiced their support to defund the flawed Obamacare plan.




Release Date: August 08, 2013
American Family Association Asks Air Force: Will You Protect Military Religious Liberties?
AFA President Tim Wildmon Asks Hagel and Fanning for Meeting; Air Force and Pentagon Already Met with Atheist Group ‘Military Religious Freedom Foundation’

American Family Association (AFA, www.afa.net) has requested a meeting with the U.S. Air Force to discuss recent policies and practices that have stripped military personnel of their religious liberties, and to present a vital perspective on this issue. 

 




Release Date: August 06, 2013
American Family Association Asks Air Force for Meeting to Discuss Religious Liberties
AFA President Tim Wildmon Wants to Address Religious Freedoms Being Stripped Away from Military Personnel

American Family Association (AFA, www.afa.net)  has asked Family Research Council, to join with them to request a meeting with the U.S. Air Force to discuss recent policies and practices that have stripped military personnel of their religious liberties, and to present a vital perspective on this issue.


Release Date: August 16, 2012
AFA statement on the FRC shooting


We are thankful to God for His gracious hand of protection over the staff of our good friends at the Family Research Council.




Release Date: August 23, 2011
AFA boycott of Movie Gallery began five years after Rick Perry sold his stock


The media, including even the international press, has accused Texas Gov. Rick Perry of hypocrisy for holding stock in a company that the American Family Association was boycotting because it sold porn.






Release Date: August 11, 2010
Over 131,000 sign pledge to boycott The Home Depot


In less than three weeks, 131,000 people have signed an online pledge to boycott The Home Depot until it agrees to remain neutral in the homosexual culture war.  The pledge is posted at www.boycottthehomedepot.com. 


Release Date: August 04, 2010
AFA condemns marriage ruling tyrannical, abusive and unconstitutional


Statement from Tim Wildmon, president of the American Family Association, in response to Judge Vaughn Walker’s ruling overturning California’s marriage amendment, also known as Prop 8:




Release Date: August 21, 2009
American Family Radio Launches New College Football Show


PRESS RELEASE FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact Cindy Roberts 662 844 5036 x227 August 21, 2009 American Family Radio Launches New College Football Show Former ESPN college football analyst and commentator Mike Gottfried has a new show, “College Football This Week,” which





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