Tag Archives: Tony Perkins

S.E. Cupp To CNN: Stop Calling The FRC’s Values Voter Summit “Anti-Gay”

Mediaite‘s Andrew Kirell writes: The banner was referring to the event’s host: The Family Research Council. Headed up by frequent cable pundit Tony Perkins, FRC is literally anti-gay and anti-abortion. So the banner is certainly not inaccurate. FRC is quite outspoken about its opposition to homosexual acts, and makes plenty of cable news appearances to decry the oncoming wave of ...

Read More »

Quote Of The Day – Tony Perkins

“I know a lot about the Southern Poverty Law Center, and I’m sure it’s not comforting for them to know that I can share that information with the law enforcement community. This is a very dangerous group. We are not advocating that homosexuality be illegal. What we have advocated is that marriage should be preserved in our laws as the ...

Read More »

FRC: Here’s What We Hate

The Family Research Council today posted the below money beg which lists the items that they hate so very much: LGBT rights, equal marriage, reproductive freedom, and basically anybody that isn’t an evangelical Christian. “We are standing for God’s design for natural marriage.” Etc, etc, etc.

Read More »

Wingnut Backscratching In Louisiana

Earlier this week I reported that Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal had appointed hate group leader Tony Perkins to the state Law Enforcement Commission. The SPLC has more on the Perkins-Jindal relationship. Jindal named Perkins to the Louisiana Commission on Marriage and Family in 2008, supposedly on the basis of “expertise in community programs and assistance.” The Commission on Marriage and ...

Read More »

LOUISIANA: Gov. Jindal Appoints Tony Perkins To Law Enforcement Commission

Via Baton Rouge’s Capital City News: Gov. Bobby Jindal has appointed former Rep. Tony Perkins to the Louisiana Commission on Law Enforcement, and the Senate has confirmed his nomination. The commission awards grants and governs practices of State Police and local law enforcement agencies. Perkins said he is happy to be working to fight the crime problem. The appointment is ...

Read More »

Tony Perkins Lies Again About The SPLC

“As the Court knows, Mr. Corkins’ stated intention was to kill as many FRC staff as possible to send a political message. But for Leo’s heroic conduct, and the protective hand of the Lord, this crime might have ended as one of the worst acts of domestic terrorism the District of Columbia has ever seen. He was clearly inspired by ...

Read More »

Tony Perkins Cheers Pennsylvania

“Isn’t it amazing that we live in a time when doing the right thing and upholding the law makes news? Yet that’s exactly what happened inPennsylvaniawhen a district judge fought to restore order in a local clerk’s office. For the past several weeks, Montgomery County Register Bruce Hanes, has been exercising a power he doesn’t have: issuing same-sex ‘marriage’ licenses. ...

Read More »

Facebook Graphic Of The Day

Source.

Read More »

Tony Perkins: Boycott Betty Crocker

During his daily show on Christian radio, today hate group leader Tony Perkins asked his listeners to join NOM’s hilariously failed boycott of General Mills.  Because Betty Crocker is a homo-loving purveyor of anti-Christian cake mix. At Betty Crocker, the only thing they’re mixing up is their priorities. Hi, I’m Tony Perkins of the Family Research Council in Washington, D.C. ...

Read More »

Perkins Cheers Texas National Guard

“Major General John Nichols, the commanding general of Texas Military Forces, made it clear that the state’s marriage law came first. If Guardsmen want to take advantage of the Pentagon’s directive, Nichols said they’d have to enroll at a federal installation. In a letter to local service members, he stood his ground on the Texas Constitution, which only recognizes man-woman ...

Read More »

Today’s Money Beg From The FRC

“Dear Joe, This month, tens of millions of American young people will head back to government-run schools. And many will receive mediocre education. Yes, there are many dedicated teachers who want to do the right thing, but the system works against them. And worse, leftist political and spiritual indoctrination is the norm in most school systems. Your donation is especially ...

Read More »

Perkins: Obamacare Is A Flesh-Eating Bacteria That Threatens America’s Future

Backed by nutcase Rep. Louie Gohmert and a cavalcade of crackpottery, yesterday hate group leader Tony Perkins held a press conference in Washington DC to declare that Obamacare is a “rare strain of flesh-eating bacteria that if not stopped and stopped now threatens the very life of our Republic.”

Read More »

Tony Perkins On That Rasmussen Poll

“Rasmussen Reports found a shocking amount of consensus on the question of businesses’ rights in the marriage debate. ‘If a Christian wedding photographer who has deeply held religious beliefs opposing same-sex marriage is asked to work a same-sex wedding ceremony, 85% of Americans believe he has the right to say no.’ Only 8% disagree. That’s as unanimous as it gets ...

Read More »

Petition Of The Day

Carlos Maza writes at Equality Matters: More than 32,000 people have signed a petition asking CNN to stop hosting anti-gay hate group leader Tony Perkins to speak on behalf of America’s Christians following Perkins’ appearance on the network to discuss the Supreme Court’s recent marriage equality decisions.  Just minutes after the Supreme Court struck down Section 3 of the Defense ...

Read More »

Tony Perkins Slams ENDA Backers

“How many of you would feel comfortable dropping off your kids in a school that encouraged faculty cross-dressing? At least three Senate Republicans would. Today, those leaders — Sens. Mark Kirk (R-Ill.), Orrin Hatch (R-Utah), and Lisa Murkowski (R-Ak.) — threw their support behind a bill that would force sexual confusion on almost every classroom, day care, and summer camp ...

Read More »

FRC Holds DC Presser In Support Of Anti-Gay “Religious Liberty” Military Bill

Yesterday, flanked by several of the most anti-gay members of Congress, hate group leader Tony Perkins held a press conference to launch a new website in support of Rep. John Fleming’s defense spending bill that would prohibit punishing soldiers for harassing gay troops on the basis of “sincerely held religious beliefs.”  No actual mention of gay military members was made ...

Read More »

Tony Perkins Vs Politifact

Politifact ripped to shreds Tony Perkins’ claim on Face The Nation that business are being forced to serve gay customers. We didn’t find cases where people were forced to participate against their will. However, if vendors refuse service, there are consequences. There are 21 states that forbid discrimination based on sexual orientation. Vendors who refuse service there could face legal ...

Read More »

Tony Perkins On Seattle Pride Incident

“The ugly side of ‘tolerance’ was on full display last weekend in Seattle when a mob at the city’s ‘gay pride’ event ganged up on two Christian street preachers and brutally attacked them. As FRC knows all too well, this isn’t the first time homosexual activists have used violence to try to silence and intimidate Christians. Apart from the August ...

Read More »

Tony Perkins: It Might Takes Years Of Litigation Before Prop 8 Is Settled

This morning Yes On 8 seemed resigned to Prop 8’s demise. The Family Research Council, however, is clinging to the belief that its repeal will be tied up in the courts for years.

Read More »

FRC: Our Marriage Fight Has Just Begun

“By a single vote, five unelected justices determined that they know better than God and struck at the heart of marriage in America. It was a powerful rebuke of a law FRC helped develop, the Defense of Marriage Act, but not the final blow. Fortunately, conservative leaders across our country aren’t about to let that happen. In interview after interview, ...

Read More »