Values Action Team
Values Action Team Posts Archive
SUBMITTED BY: Kyle Mantyla, Tuesday 03/10/2009, 12:05pm
It has been a rough couple of weeks for Sen. Sam Brownback.Since he announced that he was supporting Kansas Gov. Kathleen Sebelius' nomination to be Secretary of Health and Human Services, he has watched the Family Research Council pull out of the Values Action Team meetings he oversees and his reputation as a pro-life champion has taken a beating.And now, to make matters worse, his home has been reportedly burglarized:Burglars made off with thousands of dollars worth of property stolen from the Topeka home of U.S. Senator Sam Brownback last week ... The Senator's wife Mary Brownback returned... MORE >
SUBMITTED BY: Kyle Mantyla, Thursday 03/05/2009, 6:09pm
Yesterday we noted that Sen. Sam Brownback was losing his pro-life credentials because of his support of Kathleen Sebelius' nomination to become Secretary of Health and Human Services.It was pretty obvious that this is going to become a contentious issue for the Religious Right ... but we never would have predicted that it would get this bad this quickly:While Brownback’s decision to back Sebelius may prove advantageous for Republicans in the Senate chamber, he frustrated some of his closest allies among Washington’s pro-life groups, such as the Family Research Council and... MORE >
SUBMITTED BY: Kyle Mantyla, Thursday 07/17/2008, 3:31pm
The last time we wrote about the House Values Action Team it was to note that its right-wing agenda had been gutted in the House Republicans’ 2008 campaign agenda for American families. At the time, House VAT chairman Joe Pitts dismissed the obvious implication that House Republicans were trying to distance themselves from the GOP's right-wing base, saying that "when we come out with the whole big picture," the social issues the Right cares about will be front and center. But it looks like Pitts has realized that vague assurances are not going to cut it this time around and so the VAT is... MORE >
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