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First Amendment Under Fire: East Lansing blocks family farm from market because of faith

May 31, 2017

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For six years, the City of East Lansing extended an invitation to Steve and Bridget Tennes to participate in the City’s farmer’s market. This summer, however, customers won’t have the chance to enjoy organic apples and cider from Country Mill Farms of Charlotte at the East Lansing Farmer’s Market – because the City has enacted […]

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CTV Opposes Internet Gambling Expansion in Michigan

March 17, 2017

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For more than 20 years, CTV has worked to oppose the expansion of all forms of gambling in Michigan. That includes the Detroit casinos, Indian casinos, racinos at horse tracks and expanding the lottery to allow casino-style gaming. It is our firm conviction that a state or locality cannot gamble their way to prosperity, and […]

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CTV presents Leadership Award

May 26, 2016

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Senator Patrick Colbeck received the annual Leadership Award presented by CTV President James Muffett at the Annual INCH Conference in Lansing, May 21st. “Truly honored this morning to have received the 2016 Leadership Award from Citizens for Traditional Values and Information Network for Christian Homes (INCH) in Lansing today. They are both great organizations that actively defend […]

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CTV Executive Director Amy Hawkins Stepping Down

February 27, 2015

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“He has made everything beautiful in its time. He has also set eternity in the human heart; yet no one can fathom what God has done from beginning to end.” (Ecclesiastes 3:11) After eleven fruitful and successful years, CTV Executive Director Amy Hawkins will be departing at the end of March. We could not be more […]

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CTV Joins Michigan Catholic Conference and Michigan Family Forum to Support Conscience Rights for Adoption Agencies

February 26, 2015

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Urgent Legislative Action Needed Now! The House Families, Children and Seniors Committee is considering a package of three important bills that will benefit children and ensure diversity among adoption agencies in Michigan. The bi-partisan House Bills 4188–4190 (more information below) ensure that child placement agencies that operate within a faith tradition are legally allowed to […]

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A Challenge To Delegates

February 3, 2015

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By James Muffett, President of CTV Dear Michigan Delegates: Among the great responsibilities you now carry as a Precinct Delegate is the great privilege of selecting the next group of county, district, and state leaders for your political party. I urge all citizens when advocating for your candidate to foster a culture of respect and […]

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