On abortion rules, DHHS fell short

December 12, 2014 at 3:55 pm | Featured, Protecting Life | No comment

Last year we rejoiced together when, after months of praying and lobbying, the NC General Assembly passed historic pro-life reforms meant to reduce the number of abortions in North Carolina, prohibit using tax dollars to fund abortions, and improve the health and safety of women by increasing safety standards imposed on abortion clinics. The passage of SB 353 was a great victory for our pro-life community! While abortion is a despicable… Read the full article…

At the forefront of the battle for marriage

November 21, 2014 at 8:47 pm | Defending Marriage, Featured | No comment

The NC Values Coalition has stayed at the forefront of the battle over marriage re-definition in North Carolina.  First, we led the fight in the legislature to get the Marriage Amendment on the ballot in 2012.  Next, we led the public referendum campaign—Vote VOR Marriage NC—that resulted in successfully passing the Marriage Amendment by 61%.  We did everything in our power to keep the Marriage Amendment from being overturned, and… Read the full article…

RELEASE | Fitzgerald: Where was McCrory’s concern for Constitution when Marriage was under attack?

November 14, 2014 at 7:26 pm | Defending Marriage, Featured | No comment

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE November 14, 2014 Fitzgerald: Where was McCrory’s concern for Constitution when Marriage was under attack? Raleigh, NC - Yesterday, in an attempt to secure more executive power, Governor Pat McCrory issued a press release announcing that he is filing suit against the General Assembly in order to strip them of the ability to appoint members of independent State Commissions. In his press statement, Governor McCrory stated:  ”Upon taking office,… Read the full article…

6th Circuit Court of Appeals Finally Brings Sanity to the Marriage Debate

November 7, 2014 at 8:07 pm | Defending Marriage | No comment

Yesterday, the Sixth Circuit Court of Appeals issued a decision upholding marriage amendments in four states that define marriage solely as the union of one man and one woman. This is the first appellate decision that has gone in favor of state marriage amendments, and it is a huge victory for the 31 states who have passed state marriage amendments in order to insure that marriage was not re-defined to include… Read the full article…

Fitzgerald: Social Conservatives Formidable Voting Bloc in NC

November 7, 2014 at 4:24 pm | Featured | No comment

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE November 7, 2014 Fitzgerald: Social Conservatives Formidable Voting Bloc in NC   Raleigh, NC – The North Carolina Values Coalition congratulates U.S Senator-elect Thom Tillis on a hard-fought victory and all the other candidates that stand up for pro-family, pro-marriage values who prevailed in Tuesday’s election. The NC Values Coalition played a crucial role during the election cycle by educating voters about those candidates who stood for… Read the full article…

Pro-life volunteers needed URGENTLY

October 28, 2014 at 4:25 pm | Featured, Protecting Life | No comment

This year’s Senate election is a critical opportunity to replace a radically pro-abortion Senator with a Senator who will champion our pro-life values.   The race between pro-abortion Kay Hagan and pro-life Thom Tillis is extremely close and it will all come down to the voters that are reached and encouraged to go to the polls in the next 7 days.   Women Speak Out PAC, a partner of pro-life… Read the full article…

It’s time to vote

October 23, 2014 at 9:43 pm | Defending Marriage, Featured, Protecting Life | No comment

Early Voting starts today! Have you voted?   I have!   I encourage you to go vote today, or at least as early as you can.  Early Voting is going on from today until November 1st.   Voting early will make sure your vote gets counted and will free you up to work polls on Election Day!   Find your early voting locations here.   This year’s election is extremely important… Read the full article…

In a state of chaos

October 15, 2014 at 6:55 pm | Defending Marriage, Featured | No comment

The State we live in today is very different from the North Carolina we lived in this time last week.   On Friday, when Judge Max O. Cogburn of Asheville ruled our Marriage Amendment unconstitutional and Registers of Deeds in Wake, Guilford, and Buncombe Counties began giving marriage licenses to same-sex couples within less than an hour, it changed the culture of our state forever.  We watched with great sadness… Read the full article…

URGENT: Act now to save our Marriage Amendment

October 13, 2014 at 12:31 am | Defending Marriage, Featured | No comment

I know you must be as disheartened as I am after a federal judge in Asheville declared our marriage laws unconstitutional and ushered in gay marriage to the Tarheel state.  It was a blow to all of us who hold God’s Word as sacred and supreme over all.   But I am writing to you to ask you not to give up!  As defeated as we may feel, we are… Read the full article…

Statement from NC Values Coalition on Same-Sex Marriages

October 11, 2014 at 1:10 am | Defending Marriage, Featured | No comment

“Today over 60% of the voters in North Carolina are disheartened to learn that the actions of an activist judge who was appointed by Obama and confirmed by Kay Hagan could so easily override the will of the people, but we take heart in knowing that marriage – that defined by God – can never truly be redefined.   “This is why our US Senate election is so important. The… Read the full article…

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