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Statement on Lawsuit to Redefine Marriage in Tennessee

FRANKLIN, Tenn. (October 21, 2013) —David Fowler, President of The Family Action Council of Tennessee, issued a statement today in response to a lawsuit by the National Center for Lesbian Rights against the definition of marriage found in Tennessee’s legal … Continue reading

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Statement on Davidson County Same-Sex Marriage Application

FRANKLIN, Tenn. (August 7, 2013) —David Fowler, President of The Family Action Council of Tennessee, issued a statement in response to an application for a marriage license in Davidson County by a same-sex couple. Earlier today, Will Peyton and Jef … Continue reading

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Statement on U.S. Supreme Court Marriage/DOMA Decisions

FRANKLIN, Tenn. (June 26, 2013) —David Fowler, President of The Family Action Council of Tennessee, made the following statement in response to the decisions of the United States Supreme Court protecting marriage: The Supreme Court today essentially preserved the status … Continue reading

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Statement on Columbia State’s Violation of First Amendment

FRANKLIN, Tenn. (June 20, 2013) —David Fowler, President of The Family Action Council of Tennessee, made the following statement in response to an incident at Columbia State Community College and the implications on First Amendment rights: The recent letter from … Continue reading

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Statement on Boy Scout Vote

FRANKLIN, Tenn. (May 23, 2013) —David Fowler, President of The Family Action Council of Tennessee, made the following statement in response to the decision of the vote of the Boy Scouts of America to forsake its long-stand policy on sexuality: … Continue reading

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Statement on Kermit Gosnell Verdict

FRANKLIN, Tenn. (April 13, 2013) —David Fowler, President of The Family Action Council of Tennessee and original state Senate sponsor of Amendment 1 on next year’s November ballot related to abortion in Tennessee, made the following statement in response to … Continue reading

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Statement on Federal Judge Granting Minors Access to ‘Morning-After’ Pill without Prescription

FRANKLIN, Tenn. (April 5, 2013) —David Fowler, President of The Family Action Council of Tennessee, made the following statement in response to U.S. District Judge Edward Korman in Brooklyn, N.Y., ordering the U.S. Food and Drug Administration to make the … Continue reading

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Statement on American Academy of Pediatric’s Support of Same‐Sex Marriage

FRANKLIN, Tenn. (March 21, 2013) —The recent announcement that the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) has come out in favor of same-sex marriage is the final destination on a journey begun in 2001 by a small group within the AAP … Continue reading