The Latest from Americans United
- Blog PostBetsy DeVos and her allies want to exchange a proven system of success for one our founders rejected more than 230 years ago because it violates the right of conscience and doesn’t work. They want to impose a modern-day version of a church tax on the American people.
- Blog PostThe introduction of the Congressional Freethought Caucus is a great step forward to amplify the voices of nonreligious Americans on Capitol Hill. This group of lawmakers intends to promote sound public policy based on reason, protect the secular character of our government and oppose discrimination against nontheists.
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Congress Had Questions For Betsy DeVos. She Didn’t Have Any Good Answers, Especially On School Vouchers.During Education Secretary Betsy DeVos' testimony in front of the House Education and Workforce Committee, she doubled down on her support for vouchers and her lack of concern about the growing trend of using religion to discriminate.
- Blog PostGavin Grimm, the transgender teenager challenging his Virginia high school’s discriminatory bathroom policy, received a bittersweet victory on Tuesday when a federal court said the school’s policy violated his constitutional rights.