Aug 30, 2018“President Trump has granted leaders of a narrow segment of one religion unprecedented influence on policy decisions that affect all of us,” said Rachel Laser, president and CEO of Americans United. “Americans have a right to know that – and to have a government that works for everyone, not just some.”
Aug 29, 2018“Government’s first duty is to treat all citizens equally, regardless of what they may believe or not believe about religion,” said Rachel Laser, president and CEO of Americans United. “Pennsylvania’s House of Representatives failed in that task, and we’re glad the court has set them straight.”
Aug 10, 2018“Given all that hangs in the balance, we must not rush this process,” said Americans United President and CEO Rachel Laser. “The Senate, and the American people, deserve to see all relevant material relating to Kavanaugh.”
Aug 08, 2018“Col. Huser did the right thing. Our military is diverse, and Col. Huser’s decision to replace the Bible with a book that respects all faiths and the nonreligious was an elegant solution. She deserves to be applauded, not assailed," said AU President and CEO Rachel Laser.
Jul 30, 2018“Today’s event by the Justice Department offends the true meaning of religious freedom,” said Rachel Laser, president and CEO of AU. “The event was clearly designed to advance the Trump administration’s twisted and dangerous view of religious freedom, one that uses religion to discriminate and harm others. This event exposed the administration’s real agenda: to preserve the power of Christian fundamentalists.”