The Pols Are Out And So Are Their Grades: American Conservative Union Releases Virginia General Assembly Scorecard

May 16, 2013 | 2 comments

The General Assembly wrapped up its 2013 business, officially, April 3, at the conclusion of the “Veto” session. Since then, a flurry of scorecards have been released by several organizations, including the Family Foundation’s late last week. Usually released … Read more>

Is Public Prayer Unconstitutional?

May 13, 2011 | 1 comment

Quote Of The Day

April 21, 2010 | 1 comment

The House of Delegates just sustained Governor Bob McDonnell’s budget amendment to eliminate taxpayer funding of elective abortions, an amendment that puts Virginia in line with the majority of the states, the federal government’s Hyde Amendment and President Obama’s … Read more>

Pro-Life Bills Up Thursday In Senate Ed And Health

March 2, 2010 | 1 comment

This Thursday the Senate Education and Health Committee will vote on several pro-life bills that are priorities of The Family Foundation. Please contact the members of the Ed and Health committee (see here) and urge them to pass the Read more>

Spending Transparency: Close To Two Major Victories, Keep Contacting Lawmakers

February 19, 2009 | No comments

Spending transparency is one of our priority issues this session and the bills involved (SB 936 and HB 2285) have had a long and winding path thus far (as do most major reform efforts). Just as predicted, their paths are … Read more>

Another Hurdle For Spending Transparency

February 18, 2009 | No comments

Spending transparency (SB 936) cleared another hurdle today only to have another one thrown in its path — a trip to House Appropriations (click here for contact information), this Friday. However, things look positive.

It passed on … Read more>