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SCOTUS Sides With Hobby Lobby & Conestoga

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today the U.S. Supreme Court upheld claims by Hobby Lobby craft stores, Mardel Christian bookstores, and Conestoga Wood Specialties to exemption on religious freedom grounds from the Obama administration’s controversial “contraceptive mandate,” ordering companies to provide coverage … Continue reading

SCOTUS Affirms Civic Prayer

WARREN – New Jersey Family Policy Council (NJFPC) today applauded the U.S. Supreme Court for its decision in Town of Greece v. Galloway, which upheld legislative prayer as a constitutional practice and affirmed Americans’ long-held right to pray in the public square. … Continue reading

Re-enforcement of Religious Freedom Protections Needed

 By Len Deo, President, NJ Family Policy Council We the people are the rightful masters of both Congress and the courts, not to overthrow the Constitution but to overthrow the men who pervert the Constitution. – Abraham Lincoln, Lincoln Memorial … Continue reading

NJFPC Jubilant at Passage of Jessica Lunsford Act

WARREN – Today New Jersey became the 45th state to pass the Jessica Lunsford Act. Eight years after its introduction by the late Assemblyman Eric Muñoz, the legislation passed the New Jersey Senate 34-0, a week after passing the Assembly … Continue reading

Family Minutes Vol. 156

Dark Days of Winter Writer’s Block Being Creative Making Upkeep a Habit Finding God’s Will  Families and Movies Lincoln’s Birthday Affirming Singles The Legend of St. Valentine  World Marriage Day Follow Through Managing Student Debt Building Effeciency Laughter in Marriage … Continue reading

Sweeney Fails to Pass Protections Against Child Predators

The New Jersey Family Policy Council today expressed its deep disappointment with Senate President Stephen Sweeney’s failure to hold a vote on the Jessica Lunsford Act, which establishes minimum sentencing for repeat sex offenders, ensuring that twice-proven criminals are not … Continue reading

Family Minutes Vol 155

1 THE COLDEST MONTH OF THE YEAR 2 THE DIGITAL DETOX 3 NATIONAL THANK YOU MONTH 4 LEARNING FROM THE MASTERS 5 NATIONAL HUMAN TRAFFICKING AWARENESS DAY 6 THE GARDENS OF IDEAS 7 GROUND FOR FRIENDSHIP 8 KINDNESS TOWARDS ANIMALS … Continue reading

Family Minutes Vol 154

1 HIDDEN ARTS AT HOME 2 ADVENT TRADITIONS 3 CHRISTMAS CAROLS 4 AFFORDABLE GIFTS 5 CHRISTMAS AND REVOLUTION 6 LEGEND OF ST NICHOLAS 7 READING ALOUD 8 MAKING THE MOST OF TIME 9 KEEPING MOLD OFF OF HOUSEPLANTS 10 FIRST … Continue reading

NJFF Commends Christie for RGA Follow-Through

TRENTON – New Jersey Family First, the legislative and political action arm of New Jersey Family Policy Council, today commended Governor Christie for following through on a planned fundraiser for Oklahoma Governor Mary Fallin’s reelection. GSE executive director Troy Stevenson … Continue reading

Family Minutes Vol 153

1 A VOICE FOR TRUTH 2 TIPS FOR THE UNEMPLOYED 3 BOOKS FOR FALL 4 PREVENTING SICKNESS 5 MUSIC IN THE HOME 6 PARTICIPATING IN PUBLIC LIFE 7 COOL-WEATHER FUN 8 BUILDING A FAMILY 9 WHAT TO DO WHEN BAD … Continue reading