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Prayer’s Place in U.S. Football Gets High School Test

Reuters
November 9, 2015 • In the News

“It’s my constitutional right to do this,” he [Coach Kennedy] told Reuters, invoking the freedom of speech afforded by the First Amendment. “It’s part of me, it’s who I am. I am not going to hide my faith.”

Military High Court to Hear Marine Vet’s Religious Freedom Case

Marine Corps Times
November 9, 2015 • In the News

A Marine veteran court-martialed for failing to remove a Bible verse at work when ordered her to do so by a superior is on track to plead her case at the military’s highest court. Read full article »

Houston Drops Eminent Domain Effort Against Churches

One News Now
November 4, 2015 • In the News

Two small Texas churches have fought their Goliath – the City of Houston – and can now claim a legal victory. Read full article »

Steve Largent: Coaches Like Joe Kennedy Are Why I Made It In The NFL

Seattle Times
November 4, 2015 • In the News

“If it weren’t for the Joe Kennedys of the coaching world, I wouldn’t have become the man I am today, played for the Seahawks, and certainly would not have made it to the Pro Football Hall of Fame.” Read full article »

Navy Chaplain Resumes Ministry After Fight Over Beliefs

Washington Times
November 4, 2015 • In the News

“Federal courts have made it clear that ‘religious freedom doesn’t stop just because you join the military,’ said Michael Berry, a lawyer with Liberty Institute, which assisted in Chaplain Modder’s case.” Read full article »

Congressman Forbes’ Defends Coach Kennedy on House Floor

Congressional Speech on House Floor
November 4, 2015 • In the News

“As a member of congress, my faith is not some kind of coat that I take off when I walk into the capitol building to perform my legislative duties, and as a coach, Coach Kennedy’s faith is not something he sheds when he walks onto the field.” Watch Video »

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To The American Legion:

As a grateful citizen, I support your effort to honor those who have fallen in battle and to keep the Bladensburg WWI Veterans Memorial standing as a visible reminder of valor, sacrifice, endurance, and devotion.

Veterans memorials like the one in Bladensburg, MD are symbols reminding us of the sacrifice of our service members and the cost of war. Tearing down the Bladensburg Memorial would erase the memory of the 49 fallen heroes of Prince George’s County—like they never even existed.

We cannot allow the Bladensburg Memorial to be bulldozed.

Please know that you have my support and backing in your petition to the U.S. Supreme Court.