Social Issues

We are a driving force in the battle to promote values that derive from the human dignity, entrusted to us by our Creator. We strive to promote the universal truth, that we are all “created equal, endowed by our Creator with certain unalienable rights, and among these are life, liberty, and the pursuit of happiness.”

We focus on social issues such as religious liberty, the integrity of marriage and the family, and the sanctity of human life. We believe that these issues all lie at the very heart of our society, and must be protected to ensure a thriving society.

Our focus includes:

  • Promoting traditional marriage and family life
  • Dignity of every human person, including unborn children
  • Defending religious liberty

PRESS RELEASE – PA Poll: Gov. Wolf Is Underwater, Weak With Democrats On Key Issues

Washington, D.C. – Today the Keystone Report published a new poll commissioned by American Principles Project suggesting that Gov. Tom Wolf (D-Pennsylvania) will likely struggle to win re-election in 2018. Less than 35 percent of Pennsylvania voters approve of Gov. Tom Wolf’s job performance, while … [Read more...]

PRESS RELEASE: Both Parties Are Facing Future-Defining Identity Crises

Cannon: A pro-life party that embraces economic populism would be virtually unbeatable Washington, D.C. – Frank Cannon, president at American Principles Project, commented today at The National Pulse on the mirror image identity crises facing both the Republican and Democratic parties: "The … [Read more...]

APP: The So-Called “Equality Act” Is Anti-Freedom

As Democrats reintroduce the so-called “Equality Act”, Republicans in Congress should double down on protecting religious freedom Washington, D.C. – Today House Democrats reintroduced the so-called “Equality Act”, a bill written by the radical LGBT lobby which would restrict religious freedom and … [Read more...]

National Pro-Life Leaders to Congress: ‘No Excuses’ for not Defunding Planned Parenthood

Via Breitbart: National pro-life leaders are calling on Congress to finally eliminate Planned Parenthood’s taxpayer funding and redirect it to other community health centers in another reconciliation bill. House Speaker Paul Ryan placed the provision to defund the abortion giant in the … [Read more...]

Cannon: “It would be a stunning betrayal” if Congress funded Planned Parenthood

Via Associated Press:   NEW YORK (AP) — The collapse of the Republican health care overhaul was a sharp setback for anti-abortion leaders, whose hopes of halting federal funding to Planned Parenthood were derailed. But they continue to pursue that goal and also are pushing for a federal ban … [Read more...]

PRESS RELEASE: The GOP Can Still Act on Planned Parenthood, But They Better Hurry

Washington, D.C. – The GOP health care bill, which would have repealed Obamacare and replaced it with the American Health Care Act (AHCA), was withdrawn from the House floor without a vote last Friday after Speaker Paul Ryan failed to achieve a consensus. As the New York Times reported prior to the … [Read more...]

PRESS RELEASE: Gorsuch’s Roe v. Wade Answer Was Absolutely Right

Washington, D.C. – Yesterday, President Trump’s nominee for the Supreme Court, Judge Neil Gorsuch, came under fire from some conservative thought leaders for his answer to a question about Roe v. Wade. Yesterday, at the confirmation hearing, Senator Lindsey Graham (R-South Carolina) asked … [Read more...]

Sean Fieler: How Trump became the pro-life leader Republicans always needed

Via The Hill: President Trump has transformed the Republican Party’s long-standing opposition to abortion from a moral imperative into a political winner. As a result, and to the consternation of many in the pro-life movement, President Trump, unlike his Republican predecessors, is actually … [Read more...]

Terry Schilling: “If Planned Parenthood is gonna get involved in politics, they shouldn’t get any taxpayer funds”

Via How do the voters feel about defunding Planned Parenthood? A new survey indicates that voters will reward GOP for defunding the nation’s largest abortion-provider. Conversely, voters will punish those who insist on continuing funding for the abortion-giant. Yet day after … [Read more...]

When It Comes to the School Bathroom Debate, Trump is Delivering on His Promises

Via The Stream: At the Grammy Awards Sunday night transgender actor and activist Laverne Cox took the opportunity while introducing Lady Gaga to tell America “Google Gavin Grimm” and “Hashtag I Stand With Gavin.” Who is Gavin Grimm? That would be the Grimm of Grimm v. Gloucester, a case headed to … [Read more...]