March 2015 Education Reporter

The Rush to Reauthorize NCLB Profiting From Charter Schools Parents Against the Common Core Enters the Fight Education Briefs Single-Sex Classrooms in Jeopardy Retired Supterintendent Is Still on the Job Book of the Month: The Test: Why Our Schools Are … Continue reading

The Many Costs of Obama’s Amnesty

The Many Costs of Obama’s Amnesty by Phyllis Schlafly March 25, 2015 Since the costs will come due only after Obama has left the White House, I guess he doesn’t care how high are those costs. But the costs are … Continue reading

Looking for the Next President

Looking for the Next President by Phyllis Schlafly March 18, 2015 It seems so early, but eager candidates are already lining up to become the Republican nominee for President in the important race of 2016. There has already been one … Continue reading

Schlafly To Participate In Naples Events This Weekend

Media Advisory: Schlafly To Participate In Naples Events This Weekend FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: March 13, 2015 CONTACT: Ryan Hite, Communications Director O 314.721.1213 / C 636.357.4292 / [email protected] Naples, FL: Phyllis Schlafly is in Naples, Florida this weekend to participate … Continue reading

February 2015 Phyllis Schlafly Report

February 2015 Sen. Sessions Advises About Immigration No one in Congress better understands the challenges facing American workers than Senator Jeff Sessions. This Alabama senator knows that the debate over immigration comes down to three simple questions: Does America have … Continue reading

How Democrats Plan to Win Elections

How Democrats Plan to Win Elections by Phyllis Schlafly March 4, 2015 The Obama Democrats have an audacious scheme for winning future elections. They just plan to import 5,000,000 non-citizens and credential them as voters who will, in gratitude, vote … Continue reading

Media Advisory: Schlafly Book Signing at CPAC

Media Advisory: Schlafly Book Signing at CPAC Phyllis Schlafly to Sign Expanded 2014 “A Choice Not An Echo”   FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: February 26, 2015 CONTACT: Ryan Hite, Communications Director O 314.721.1213 / C 636.357.4292 / [email protected] Washington, D.C.: Phyllis … Continue reading

“It Hit a Nerve”

“It Hit a Nerve” by Phyllis Schlafly February 25, 2015 “It hit a nerve,” Rudy Giuliani observed about his widely reported insight that President Obama does not love America. Amid the uproar from the liberal media that anyone would dare … Continue reading

Phyllis Schlafly to Receive Weyrich Award

Phyllis Schlafly to Receive Weyrich Award Who’s Who of Conservatives Gather to Honor the Sweetheart of the Conservative Movement   FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: February 23, 2015 CONTACT: Ryan Hite, Communications Director O 314.721.1213 / C 636.357.4292 / [email protected] St. Louis, … Continue reading

The Costly Asylum Racket

The Costly Asylum Racket by Phyllis Schlafly February 18, 2015 We’ve had a lot of media comment about the bad effects of Obama’s executive orders admitting millions (yes, millions) of illegal immigrants and giving them welfare, Social Security, driver’s licenses, … Continue reading

Eagle Forum’s 35th Annual Naples Luncheon!

Eagle Forum’s 35th Annual Naples Luncheon! Honoring Eagle Forum’s Founder and National Hero: Phyllis Schlafly March 13, 2015 Keynote Speaker: Michele Bachmann Honored Guest: Curt Clawson Remarks and Reflections: Phyllis Schlafly Proceeds from the luncheon are to benefit the Eagle … Continue reading

Obama Publicly Insults Christians

Obama Publicly Insults Christians by Phyllis Schlafly February 11, 2015 President Barack Obama inserted a jarring note in his speech to the annual Prayer Breakfast by insulting Christians with an inappropriate reference to the Crusades, and charging that people “committed … 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

January 2015 Education Reporter

Illegal Immigrants Strain Many School Districts The Common Core Pipeline Common Core Test Found Unconstitutional in Missouri Education Briefs Back Door Sex Education Permission to Carry Knives at School Book of the Month: The Great American College Tuition Rip-Off, Paul … 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

January 2015 Phyllis Schlafly Report

January 2015 What Parents Don’t Like About Common Core Common Core is replacing the teaching of traditional American history with a new left-leaning curriculum. Those who say that Common Core doesn’t prescribe curriculum but only spells out standards are playing … Continue reading

Marriage on the Chopping Block?

Marriage on the Chopping Block? by Phyllis Schlafly January 28, 2015 Within hours after the Supreme Court announced it would decide whether the Constitution requires every state to recognize marriages between persons of the same sex, the New York Times … Continue reading

Fuzzy Math in Unemployment Statistics

Fuzzy Math in Unemployment Statistics by Phyllis Schlafly January 14, 2015 The Department of Labor announced that 252,000 new jobs were added to the U.S. economy in December. The Obama Administration is trying to pander to voters by touting a … 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

New Math on College Campuses

New Math on College Campuses by Phyllis Schlafly January 7, 2015 The New York Times published a provocative news story called “The New Math on Campus.” No, it’s not about the failure of Common Core to teach arithmetic; it’s about … Continue reading

Schools Don’t Teach Kids to Read

Schools Don’t Teach Kids to Read by Phyllis Schlafly December 31, 2014 A high school English teacher at Rosemount High School in Minnesota, which was called a “top ranked school” by the Minnesota Department of Education, given the Blue Ribbon … Continue reading

December 2014 Education Reporter

Teachers Unions Lost Big on Nov. 4 The Scandal of African-American Studies ‘If You Like Your Stay-at-Home Mom, You May Keep Her!’ Education Briefs Common Core: An Uneven Playing Field Book of the Month: Who Killed the American Family?, Phyllis … Continue reading

Feds Banish Sex Stereotypes in Classrooms

Feds Banish Sex Stereotypes in Classrooms by Phyllis Schlafly December 17, 2014 The Obama Administration is now trying to outlaw single-sex classrooms, a practice that has been growing as parents and teachers see its good results. The Obama Administration is … Continue reading

America’s Marriage Miasma, Part 7

VOL. 16, NO. 6 Dec. 15, 2014 Back to the Basics: Straightening Up America, XIV America’s Marriage Miasma, Part 7 By Virginia Armstrong, Ph.D., National Chairman “How far can you make a man bend over backwards before he breaks?” is the … Continue reading

December 2014 Phyllis Schlafly Report

December 2014 Getting Prepared for the 2016 Election Open Letter to Senator McConnell and Speaker Boehner: President Barack Obama proudly announced that his policies would be on the ballot in the November 4 midterm elections. He got his answer loud … Continue reading

The High Cost of Fast Track

The High Cost of Fast Track by Phyllis Schlafly December 10, 2014 Obama received a thundering rejection to his attempt to make the November Congressional election a referendum on his policies. And the biggest Republican majority elected in more than … Continue reading

Elitists vs. Youth

Elitists vs. Youth By Pat Carlson Eagle Forum Environmental Chairman December 9, 2014 The United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change UNFCCC Conference of the Parties (COP20) began it’s second week of talks in Lima, Peru with enthusiasm followed by … Continue reading

November 2014 Phyllis Schlafly Report

November 2014 Who Will Be Nominated for President in 2016? The media are already speculating about who will be the Republican candidate for President in 2016. Maureen Dowd predicted that the Democratic nominee for President will be Hillary Clinton and … 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

Grubergate Should Spark Hearings by Congress

Grubergate Should Spark Hearings by Congress by Phyllis Schlafly November 19, 2014 “Grubergate” is the name for the embarrassing revelations about Obamacare by its chief architect, MIT Professor Jonathan Gruber. Congressman Jim Jordan (R-OH) predicted that the House Oversight Committee … Continue reading

Lies, Lies, and More Lies

Lies, Lies, and More Lies By Pat Carlson Eagle Forum Environmental Chairman November 12, 2014 The world has been experiencing extreme cooling trends for years and there has been no warming of the earth since 1997. Yet global warming advocates … Continue reading

Obama Starts Democrats’ War Against Women

Obama Starts Democrats’ War Against Women by Phyllis Schlafly November 5, 2014 Barack Obama has suddenly made himself the leader of a new war on women. In a Rhode Island pre-election campaign speech, he repudiated the principle of giving choices … Continue reading

October 2014 Phyllis Schlafly Report

October 2014 Who Killed the American Family? A great deal has been written about the decline in the percenftage of Americans who are living in a traditional nuclear family. It was 21 years ago that the famous scholar Charles Murray … Continue reading

Republicans Need Tools for 2014 Victory

Republicans Need Tools for 2014 Victory by Phyllis Schlafly October 22, 2014 Although the midterm elections are still two weeks away, about two million Americans have already voted. The circus of early and mail-in voting undermines the federal law which … Continue reading

October 2014 Education Reporter

Radical APUSH Course Fails Students and U.S. Students Agitating for Union Politics NCLB Waivers Used As Weapons Against States Education Briefs L.A. Computer Rollout: Something is Fishy My Brother’s Keeper Book of the Month: Rush Revere and the First Patriots: … Continue reading

Stop Disease at the Border

Stop Disease at the Border by Phyllis Schlafly October 15, 2014 Americans against amnesty are not only worried about unemployed Mexicans crossing our southern border illegally to take U.S. jobs. More than ever, we need the fence that Congress voted … Continue reading

Schlafly Endorses Babin in Texas’ 36th District

Schlafly Endorses Babin in Texas’ 36th District FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: October 14, 2014 CONTACT: Glyn Wright, (202) 544-0353 Washington, D.C. — Eagle Forum PAC, a conservative public policy organization founded by pro-family leader Phyllis Schlafly, is proud to endorse Brian Babin for … Continue reading

Obama Fails to Protect Us, Again

Obama Fails to Protect Us, Again by Phyllis Schlafly October 8, 2014 Of all the examples of incompetence and failure to protect Americans that the Obama Administration has displayed, its failure to keep Ebola out of our country may be … Continue reading

Eagle Council 2014 DVDs and CDs

Council 2014 DVDs/CDs: If you attended Eagle Council 2014 or watch the DVDs, you will see the powerhouse of talent, dedication, and good judgment we have brought together in Eagle Forum. Please help us to empower our volunteers to lead … Continue reading

September 2014 Phyllis Schlafly Report

September 2014 Faulty Ideas About Marriage, Pre-K, and Feminism Political junkies will remember how former Indiana Governor Mitch Daniels was being groomed to run for president in 2012 before he made his foolish statement that the next president should “call … Continue reading

Schlafly Endorses Oberweis for U.S. Senate in Illinois

Schlafly Endorses Oberweis for U.S. Senate in Illinois FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: October 2, 2014 CONTACT: Glyn Wright, (202) 544-0353 Washington, D.C. — Eagle Forum PAC, a conservative public policy organization founded by pro-family leader Phyllis Schlafly, is proud to endorse Jim Oberweis … Continue reading

The Best Interest of the Dog

The Best Interest of the Dog by Phyllis Schlafly October 1, 2014 The supposed standard for child custody in family courts is the “best interest of the child.” The Vermont supreme court has now extended that to the best interest … Continue reading

September 2014 Education Reporter

NEA: Testing Is “Stupid” Vassar Student Group Pro-Palestinian, Anti-Israeli $10K To See Children’s Records Education Briefs Planned Parenthood Sex Ed Book of the Month: Top Dog: The Science of Winning and Losing, Po Bronson and Ashley Merryman, Twelve Publishing, 2014, … Continue reading

Who Killed the American Family?

Who Killed the American Family? by Phyllis Schlafly September 24, 2014 The British press just reported the result of a new study by academics from Oxford and the University of London that children raised in stable marital homes are better … Continue reading

Immigration Chicanery

Immigration Chicanery by Phyllis Schlafly September 17, 2014 The strategists who base their political advice on public opinion polls have just had a surprise. A new poll reports that the American people are now more likely to trust Republicans to … Continue reading

America’s Marriage Miasma, Part 6

VOL. 16, NO. 5 Sept. 10, 2014 Back to the Basics: Straightening Up America, XIII America’s Marriage Miasma, Part 6 By Virginia Armstrong, Ph.D., National Chairman In this Briefing, we continue asking the question, has America bent over backwards so … Continue reading

Where’s the Payoff in Gambling?

Where’s the Payoff in Gambling? by Phyllis Schlafly September 10, 2014 For those who promote legalized gambling as a means of economic development or revitalization, or as a painless way to pay for public schools, the recent news from Atlantic … Continue reading

Schlafly Endorses Lankford in Oklahoma U.S. Senate Race

Schlafly Endorses Lankford in Oklahoma U.S. Senate Race FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: September 8, 2014 CONTACT: Glyn Wright, (202) 544-0353 Washington, D.C. – Eagle Forum PAC, a conservative public policy organization founded by pro-family leader Phyllis Schlafly, is proud to endorse Congressman James … Continue reading

Schlafly Endorses Cotton for Senate in Arkansas

Schlafly Endorses Cotton for Senate in Arkansas FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: September 5, 2014 CONTACT: Glyn Wright, (202) 544-0353 Washington, D.C. — Eagle Forum PAC, a conservative public policy organization founded by pro-family leader Phyllis Schlafly, is proud to endorse U.S. … Continue reading

Putin Pushes the Envelope

Putin Pushes the Envelope by Phyllis Schlafly September 3, 2014 While the world’s attention was distracted by his incursions into eastern Ukraine, Russian President Vladimir Putin quietly made another provocative move that could lead to a direct confrontation with the … Continue reading

August 2014 Phyllis Schlafly Report

August 2014 Common Core’s Growing Unpopularity The highly acclaimed school standards called Common Core are becoming so unpopular that they may soon be politically untouchable. The critics are piling on from Glenn Beck to the Wall Street Journal, with senior … Continue reading

The Dead-End Road Called Pre-K

The Dead-End Road Called Pre-K by Phyllis Schlafly August 27, 2014 After President Obama in his 2013 State of the Union address called for a new federal entitlement for taxpayer-funded free preschool or pre-K for all 4-year-olds, we thought his … Continue reading

August 2014 Education Reporter

NEA Continues March to Fulfill LGBTQQ Agenda Abortion? Yes! Illegal Immigration? Yes, Please! Education Briefs Unions: Let’s Dump Duncan Book of the Month: Conform: Exposing the Truth About Common Core and Public Education, Glenn Beck and Kyle Olson, Threshold Editions, … Continue reading

Faulty Ideas about Marriage

Faulty Ideas about Marriage by Phyllis Schlafly August 20, 2014 Political junkies will remember how former Indiana Governor Mitch Daniels was being groomed to run for president in 2012 before he made his foolish statement that the next president should … 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

Common Core’s Growing Unpopularity

Common Core’s Growing Unpopularity by Phyllis Schlafly August 13, 2014 The highly acclaimed school standards called Common Core are becoming so unpopular that they may soon be politically untouchable. The critics are piling on from Glenn Beck to the Wall … Continue reading

Feminists Get Obama to Sue Pennsylvania

Feminists Get Obama to Sue Pennsylvania by Phyllis Schlafly August 6, 2014 A slightly lower pass rate for women on a physical fitness test has prompted the Obama administration to sue the Pennsylvania State Police. This lawsuit is obviously demanded … Continue reading

Stunning Setback to Obamacare

Stunning Setback to Obamacare by Phyllis Schlafly July 30, 2014 Obamacare has proven again to be the biggest legislative failure in history, with last week’s ruling that its subsidies are illegal. These subsidies induced some 5 million Americans to sign … Continue reading

July 2014 Phyllis Schlafly Report

July 2014 Americans Lose While Immigrants Gain American-born workers have had a net loss in jobs since 2000, while all of the job growth since then has gone to immigrants, according to a remarkable new study by the Center for … Continue reading

Layoffs Prove the Deceit of Amnesty

Layoffs Prove the Deceit of Amnesty by Phyllis Schlafly July 23, 2014 The shocking announcement that Microsoft is cutting 18,000 jobs is still sinking in. Most of those employees do not have a realistic chance of obtaining as good a … Continue reading

July 2014 Education Reporter

Obama’s Scary Plan for Preschoolers An Opportunity to Fight Common Core Common Core Rejected by States Education Briefs Life and Death of Vocational Education Sluggish Cognitive Tempo Disorder Book of the Month: Shop Class as Soulcraft: An Inquiry into the … 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

Common Core Becomes a Nightmare

Common Core Becomes a Nightmare by Phyllis Schlafly July 9, 2014 Americans are waking up to how bad Common Core really is for education, but its nightmare does not go away quickly. Liberal education bureaucrats (“educrats”) are now trying to … Continue reading

Americans Lose While Immigrants Gain

Americans Lose While Immigrants Gain by Phyllis Schlafly July 2, 2014 American-born workers have had a net loss in jobs since 2000, while all of the job growth since then has gone to immigrants, according to a remarkable new study … 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

Growing Rejection of Common Core

June 2014 Growing Rejection of Common Core The most controversial current issue in education today is clearly Common Core. It’s being more hotly debated than bullying, zero tolerance, sex ed, abortion, or even school lunches. Common Core is the title … Continue reading