Posts Tagged ‘updates’

Michigan Law: Another Win

Another WIN for Families!

A new Michigan law will make it harder for child welfare investigators and family courts to remove children from fit and loving parents. Last week I enjoyed getting to share with you the good news of Utah’s new law clarifying the legal definition of “neglect.” With as many as 80% of child welfare investigations across…

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One False Allegation Changed Everything

Dear Champion of Parental Rights, One hundred and forty-eight days. Imagine if that’s how long the government kept your child from you, without any evidence or justification. It sounds like a nightmare, but it was a reality for Georgia mom Amy Spencer. And she is not alone. Too many American families are facing similarly devastating…

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Baby Alfie and the Need to Finish Strong

Special Year-End Edition Dear Champion of Parental Rights, It has been a tough and at times scary year for parental rights, but as 2017 winds down, we have a lot to celebrate, too, including this exciting news: the Parental Rights Amendment has been introduced in both houses of Congress! We are ending the year on…

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Call Today to Finish Big in Congress

Thanks to you, our amazing supporters, November was a tremendous month for ParentalRights.org. Though the giving season has just begun, your generosity on #GivingTuesday was overwhelming, surpassing our goal by more than 60%! Our new CitizenGO petition has allowed us to reach more concerned Americans with word about the threat to parental rights and the…

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Look What’s Now in Both Houses of Congress!

Dear Champion of Parental Rights, I wanted to share an exciting update with you. This afternoon, the Parental Rights Amendment was introduced in the U.S. House of Representatives! Congressman Randy Hultgren (R-IL 14), the lead sponsor of the resolution, was joined by 15 original cosponsors when he submitted the Amendment. The Amendment has been numbered…

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Press Release: Parental Rights Amendment Now in Both Houses

Amendment to Protect Parental Rights Now in Both Houses of Congress Could This Be the Issue That Finally Unites Congress? Press Contact: Michael Ramey Director of Communications & Research ParentalRights.org media@parentalrights.org 540.751.1200 Representative Contact: Representatives interested in cosponsoring H. J. Res. 121 should contact Doug Thomas in Representative Hultgren’s office. FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE // November…

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Keep Calling – Time Is Short to Be “Original”

Time Is Short!

Keep calling your congressman! In the first three days of calls last week, we added four original cosponsors to the Parental Rights Amendment in the House, and though calls have let up, we have added another since then. Currently joining lead sponsor Randy Hultgren (R-IL) on the PRA resolution are Reps. Jeff Duncan (R-SC), Tim…

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Exciting News—
It’s Time to Act!

Exciting News: It’s Time to Act! Great news! Rep. Randy Hultgren (R-IL) has announced he is ready to introduce the Parental Rights Amendment in the U.S. House of Representatives. This means the PRA will soon have been proposed in both chambers of Congress; Sen. Lindsey Graham has already submitted companion resolution S.J.Res. 48 in the…

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Don’t Let the Senate Forget

To-Do List: Protect Families

Last month many of you reached out to your U.S. Senators while they were home for the August Recess and encouraged them to cosponsor the Parental Rights Amendment, S.J. Res. 48, led by Sen. Lindsey Graham (R-SC). Since they got back to Washington earlier this month, though, some of them seem to have forgotten all…

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Be a Resolutionary

It’s not a typo. We are calling on volunteers and state lawmakers to become “resolutionaries” for parental rights. What is a “resolutionary,” you ask? Well, as a revolutionary starts a revolution, we are looking for “resolutionaries” in each state to start a resolution—a state resolution calling on Congress to adopt the Parental Rights Amendment, that…

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