Tag Archives: Policy

Tell the MI Civil Rights Commission: Don’t Redefine Sex

August 9, 2017

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Here we go again! Those who advocate for so-called “equal rights” related to sexual orientation and gender identity (SOGI) laws are pushing their agenda in Michigan once again. For years now, they have worked to implement similar policies at the local level (with varied responses) and last year, the Michigan State School Board adopted a […]

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Trial on Marriage Update: Response Brief Filed

December 1, 2014

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We applaud Michigan Attorney General Bill Schuette for his bold defense of the 2004 Marriage Amendment in the 6th Circuit Court of Appeals. For now, that decision has affirmed the historic definition of marriage as between a man and a woman by declaring that states have the right to decide the issue. Yesterday, the Attorney […]

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Marriage – Who Decides?

November 24, 2014

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By Jeff Johnson On November 6, 2014, the United States Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit issued its long-awaited opinion in six cases from the states of Michigan, Ohio, Tennessee and Kentucky.  The cases involved the issue of same-sex “marriage”, and attempts by same-sex “couples” to force same-sex “marriage” on those states.  More specifically, […]

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Stop Elliott-Larsen “Sexual Orientation” Expansion

November 18, 2014

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For many years, CTV has been working with lawmakers and other concerned citizens to oppose amending the Michigan Elliott-Larsen Civil Rights Act (MCL 37.2102) to include “sexual orientation” as a special protected class. Unfortunately, Republican State Representative Frank Foster has introduced House Bill 5959 which would do just that. All one needs to do is look at […]

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Congrats to the 2015-2016 Legislature!

November 10, 2014

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Following is a list of both the House, and Senate chambers starting in January. State Representative Kevin Cotter was named Speaker of the House. Senator Arlan Meekhof was named Senate Majority Leader. Legislative committees will be named possibly not until January. Start now to pray for these leaders. And to those of you who were […]

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Guest Column: Government Power and Christian Pastors – Good Governance at the Precipice

November 10, 2014

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By Professor William Wagner Government authorities in Houston, Texas last month issued subpoenas to Christian pastors. The subpoenas ordered the pastors to give copies of their speeches and sermons related to “homosexuality, or gender identity” to the government for their review. The subpoenas further demanded the pastors produce their e-mails, instant messages, text messages, and […]

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