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BREAKING: Campaign to repeal Bathroom Bill announced

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I just got back a few hours ago from the bathroom bill repeal campaign launch.  We had a good crowd gathered in front of the statehouse, with the media in tow.  On behalf of a diverse group of community leaders, I was excited to announce the formation of “Keep MA Safe,” as a ballot question committee.  Keep […]

Mass Family Announces Bathroom Bill Repeal Effort

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Petition filed with Secretary of State to repeal transgender bathroom law that endangers privacy and safety of women and children Monday, July 18, 2016 WOBURN — Massachusetts Family Institute is excited to announce the launch of a ballot referendum initiative to repeal the transgender bathroom, locker room and shower law.  Today, 21 courageous nd dedicated […]

Battle for Bathrooms and Showers Continues

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MA Family Institute assesses options concerning newly passed Transgender Bathroom Law Thursday, July 14, 2016 The bathroom bill signed into last Friday by Governor Baker puts millions of women and children in our Commonwealth at risk.  Despite the thousands of calls and emails from concerned citizens to their legislators and our governor, our elected officials on […]

Governor Fails to Protect MA Women and Children

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Massachusetts Family Institute | News Release FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT:   Lena Wakim | lena@mafamily.org | 781.569.0400   Governor Fails to Protect MA Women and Children In his decision to sign the Bathroom Bill, Governor Charlie Baker has opened the door for predators to enter public bathrooms, locker rooms and showers and to abuse this vague legislation.  Even in […]

Bathroom Bill could be in effect THIS WEEKEND!

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We learned yesterday that the bathroom bill is out of conference committee and on its way to the Governor’s desk.  It could get there as early as tomorrow, and, because the committee has added an “emergency preamble” to it, the law would go into effect as soon as the governor signs it.  That means your wife […]

Transgenderism now promoted in the U.S. Military

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As we celebrate Indepence Day this weekend, we remember those who fight to preserve that independence, our military.  Unfortunately, their freedom is under renewed attack by the LGBT agenda. Just today, the Department of Defense has announced it is now officially promoting transgenderism in the armed services. The Daily Signal reports,   “Senior U.S. officials told AP that […]

National loss, but local victory for the pro-life movement

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The pro-life movement experienced mixed results this week on both ends of the life spectrum. Sadly, the abortion industry in Texas was placed above the law as the U.S. Supreme Court shot down a Texas requirement for abortion clinics to meet basic health and safety standards. The president of our counterpart in Texas, Jonthan Saez, eloquently […]

No Transparency on the Transgender Bill

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The six legislators charged with working out the differences between the House and Senate versions of the Transgender Bathroom / Locker room Bill met publically in conference committee today for all of 90 seconds before voting 5 – 1 to kick out the media and hold their negotiations in secret.  (Thank you, Senator Tarr, for […]

PULSE: Pro-life seminar for high school students

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MFI encourages pro-life high schoolers to be a part of PULSE this summer! Pro-life advocates will train high school students how to be the pro-life leaders of their generation.  The day will include: Small group discussion Hearing testimonies of women who decided against abortion Training on how to speak persuasively about pro-life issues Pro-Life 101: […]

Call2Fall – Praying for our nation Sunday July 3rd

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Our friends at the Family Research Council are once again sponsoring the Call2Fall initiative, where churches set aside a definite time during worship on July 3, 2016 for people to get on their knees and faces before the Lord in repentant prayer for God to reshape our lives and renew our land. The key verse for […]