What’s Going on in Washington

March 30, 2015 Update: What’s Going on in Washington The latest news about some of the issues Eagle Forum cares about: Budget Last week, the House and Senate passed their budget resolutions. The Senate also voted on numerous amendments to … Continue reading

Help stop amnesty! LIGHT-UP THE PHONE LINES!

Update: On Thursday, February 5th, the Senate voted for a third time to open debate and allow amendments on H.R. 240, the House-passed DHS bill. Unfortunately, this motion continued to be filibustered by the Democrats and Senator Dean Heller (R-NV) with cloture failing 52-48. Leader … Continue reading

Call Senate NOW – don’t fund illegal amnesty!

January 30, 2015 Next week, the Senate is expected to vote on funding the Department of Homeland Security. It will consider the bill passed by the House of Representatives that funds the department while defunding President Obama’s unconstitutional executive amnesty … Continue reading

Vote on Obama’s Amnesty Wed. Morning!

Vote on Obama’s Amnesty Wed. Morning! January 13, 2015 Tomorrow morning, Wednesday, January 14th, the House of Representatives will take up H.R. 240, which would fund the Department of Homeland Security. As you remember, Republican leadership decided in the lame-duck … Continue reading

2015 Eagle Forum ALERTS

4-21-15 Tell Congress: Don’t Put Obama’s Trade Deal on “Fast Track” 4-06-15 Please Call D.C.: Need cosponsors for anti-amnesty resolution! 2-24-15 CALL NOW! Senate GOP Leaders Caving! 2-16-15 Senators are home – need your calls! 2-04-15 Help stop amnesty! LIGHT-UP … Continue reading

House Funds Amnesty – Call Senators NOW!

Saturday evening, the Senate passed the $1.1 Trillion omnibus by a vote of 56-40. December 13, 2014 Late Thursday night, the House of Representatives narrowly passed the “CRomnibus” – a $1.1 trillion appropriations package that funds President Obama’s unconstitutional executive … Continue reading

Call Congress NOW: NO on CRomnibus

Late Thursday evening, the House of Representative passed the $1.1 Trillion omnibus by a vote of 219-206. The bill now goes to the Senate for approval. UPDATE: Earlier today, the House of Representatives voted on the “rule” for the CRomnibus. … Continue reading

ACTION: What Does Pete Sessions Really Think?

December 5, 2014   On his official website, Rep. Pete Sessions offers his constituents strong words against amnesty: I strongly oppose illegal immigration and blanket amnesty or any other reward to those who have intentionally broken our nation’s immigration laws.  … Continue reading

Boehner To Use Democrats to Fund Amnesty!

December 4, 2014 H.R. 5759 by a vote of 219-197. This measure only serves as a symbolic attack on amnesty. Please keep the pressure on your Representatives and Senators! The only opportunity to stop President Obama’s lawlessness remains the appropriations … Continue reading

URGENT ACTION: Stop Obama’s Executive Fiat!

November 20, 2014 In a clear violation of the Constitution, immigration laws, and his own past statements, President Obama just unilaterally declared a mass amnesty affecting up to five million illegal immigrants in an emotionally-driven speech that shockingly invoked scripture … Continue reading

Every Vote Counts!

Re: Every Vote Counts! November 2014 We hope you saw this email last Thursday and have passed it on! The future of our nation rests on the decisions made at the polls tomorrow. In order to stop Barack Obama from … Continue reading

Force Harry Reid to Act – End DACA!

Force Harry Reid to Act – End DACA! August 15, 2014 While the House of Representatives has tried to clean up the mess created by the Administration’s non-enforcement immigration policies, President Obama and his friends in the Senate are refusing … Continue reading

Tell Congress – Obama Must Enforce the Law!

Tell Congress – Obama Must Enforce the Law! July 28, 2014 Amnesty’s appeal dims each day, as Americans see an out-of-control southern border and witness the hypocrisy of big tech companies demanding more workers. Yet President Obama refuses to back … Continue reading

Common Core: Victory in Oklahoma!

July 15, 2014 Common Core: Victory in Oklahoma! For several years, Eagle Forum leaders across the nation have led the fight against the massive federal takeover of our schools known as Common Core. In Oklahoma, several dedicated organizations successfully worked … Continue reading

Obama Requests $3.7 BILLION in Emergency Funding

July 8, 2014 Obama Requests $3.7 BILLION in Emergency Funding Following criticism from the amnesty crowd, President Obama has retreated on sending unaccompanied illegal children back to their home country. However, the President is making a $3.8 billion emergency supplemental … Continue reading

Supreme Court Update

June 30, 2014 Supreme Court Update The Supreme Court has ended its term by handing conservatives several qualified but important victories. In the areas of religious freedom, public-sector unionism, the pro-life movement, and executive overreach, the court dealt significant blows … Continue reading

Obamacare is Killing America!

Obamacare is Killing America! Barack Obama has created an Imperial Presidency and his Obamacare is destroying our economy! But Barack Obama and his cronies refuse to admit it. They are now attacking anyone — even Americans suffering from terrible diseases … Continue reading

URGENT: Need Calls to Stop Barron!

May 21, 2014 Update: Cloture was invoked on the judicial nomination of David Barron today, but the vote was tight – only 52 senators voted to close debate. All Republicans voted no, as did Democratic Senators Joe Manchin and Mary … Continue reading

Amnesty in NDAA Still A Threat!

Amnesty in NDAA Still A Threat! May 9, 2014 Update: This week, the House Armed Services Committee (HASC) passed the National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) out of committee, referring it favorably to the House floor. At this point, the bill … Continue reading

Stop Amnesty for Enlistees!

April 22, 2014   In recent weeks, House leaders have been looking for ways to include part of the amnesty agenda in must-pass legislation like the National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA), which funds the Department of Defense. Their original plan would … Continue reading

CALLS NEEDED – Stop Friedland!

April 28, 2014 UPDATE: On Monday evening, April 28th, Michelle T. Friedland was confirmed to the 9th Circuit by a vote of 50-40 with 9 not voting.  April 25, 2014 UPDATE: The final Senate confirmation vote on Michelle T. Friedland’s … Continue reading

WYOMING: Common Core Calls Needed Today!

WYOMING: Common Core Calls Needed Today! HB97 Passes Introduction! Contact Ed Committee! February 17, 2014 Great news! Thanks to the hard work of so many activists, especially our friends at Wyoming Citizens Opposing Common Core, House Bill 97 has been … Continue reading

Michigan: Vote No on HJR CC

February 4, 2014   Please forward to everyone you know!   Alert: Article V Constitutional Convention (Convention of the States) HJR CC   HEARING: Thursday, Feb. 6, 9 a.m., Room 519, House Office Bldg., Lansing, MI, Committee for Financial Liability … Continue reading

2014 Eagle Forum ALERTS

12-13-14 House Funds Amnesty – Call Senators NOW! 12-11-14 Call Congress NOW: NO on CRomnibus 12-05-14 ACTION: What Does Pete Sessions Really Think? 12-04-14 Boehner To Use Democrats to Fund Amnesty! 12-03-14 URGENT: Tell Congress – Defund Amnesty NOW! 12-02-14 … Continue reading

August Recess Update: Action Needed!

August Recess Update: Action Needed! August 27, 2013 August recess is in full swing, and your legislators are in their home districts. We need to keep up the pressure on them to defund ObamaCare and to stop amnesty. Defund ObamaCare! … Continue reading

Stop Amnesty Fig Leaf Amendment!

Stop Amnesty Fig Leaf Amendment! June 22, 2013 Friday afternoon, as Senators were leaving town, Harry Reid filed Cloture on a 1,190-page amendment that completely changes the substance of the Gang of Eight immigration bill.  Your Senators will be voting … Continue reading

Amnesty Vote Tuesday Call Senators!

Amnesty Vote Tuesday Call Senators! June 10, 2013 Harry Reid filed a Motion to Proceed on S. 744, the Chuck Schumer — Marco Rubio Amnesty bill. This means there will be votes on the bill on Tuesday afternoon. Your Senators need … Continue reading

Keep Calling Your Senators!

Keep Calling Your Senators! June 10, 2013 The Capitol Switchboard has been overloaded by people calling to express their opposition to the Senate Amnesty bill, but your Senators still need to hear from YOU!  Please take a moment to e-mail … Continue reading

Gang of Eight Bill is Amnesty

Gang of Eight Bill is Amnesty May 9, 2013 Today the Senate Judiciary Committee will begin the process of marking up the Gang of Eight’s proposal that will grant amnesty to 11 million illegal immigrants living in the United States.  … Continue reading

Amnesty Will Cost $6.3 Trillion!

Amnesty Will Cost $6.3 Trillion! Tell your Senators to Vote NO on Gang of Eight’s Amnesty Bill May 6, 2013 Senators return to Washington this week, and the Gang of Eight is hard at work lobbying your Senators to vote … Continue reading

People of Faith Oppose Amnesty!

People of Faith Oppose Amnesty! May 1, 2013 We have had an overwhelming response to our petition allowing people of faith to register their opposition to Amnesty, but we need you! We plan to present the petition to legislators on … Continue reading

Join the Fight Against Amnesty

April 23, 2013   As you know, the immigration debate in Washington is in full swing. We know you are being inundated with information that is most likely hard to sift through, understand, and discern.   For your convenience, we … Continue reading

Fight Amnesty Now!

Fight Amnesty Now! Call your Senators While they are Home! March 26, 2013 Harry Reid announced that the Senate will start debating immigration legislation after Easter, when it returns to Washington on April 6th. Senators are in their home states … Continue reading

Wisconsin: Calls Needed to Oppose Common Core

Wisconsin: Calls Needed to Oppose “Common Core” March 26, 2013   Dear Wisconsin Friend,   Our representatives in Madison need to hear your concerns about nationalizing education standards in the United States by states adopting the “Common Core” standards. We … Continue reading

Illinois: Tell your Rep. to vote NO on SB-10!

March 12, 2013 Illinois: Tell your Rep. to vote NO on SB-10! Militant homosexual activists from around the country have descended upon Springfield, Illinois in an attempt to pass Senate Bill 10, which would legalize so-called “same-sex marriage.”  They got … Continue reading

Block Hagel!

February 25, 2013 Attention Alabama Friends:   As you might have read, Senator Richard Shelby announced last week that he will vote to confirm former Senator Chuck Hagel as Secretary of Defense. We need you to call his office and … Continue reading

2013 Eagle Forum ALERTS

12-06-13 New Threat of Constitutional Convention 12-04-13 Call Your Rep. NOW: NO on HR 3309! 11-22-13 Reid Detonates Nuclear Option 11-12-13 Eagle Forum on Fox News – Defeat Common Core! 11-04-13 Call Your Senators: Stop ENDA! 10-25-13 Ground Zero: Virginia … Continue reading

ObamaCare Repeal Vote This Week!

ObamaCare Repeal Vote This Week! July 10, 2012 Conservatives in the House of Representatives are making good on their promise to keep fighting to repeal ObamaCare.  A repeal vote is expected as early as tomorrow. This will be the 31st … Continue reading