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WASHINGTON, D.C., Jan. 24, 2017—The Ethics & Religious Liberty Commission announced the deployment of the organization’s first national online advertising campaign today aimed at building support across the nation for the effort to defund Planned Parenthood, with a particular focus... Continue...

WASHINGTON, D.C., Jan. 23, 2017—Russell Moore, president of the Southern Baptist Convention’s Ethics & Religious Liberty Commission, commended President Trump on his decision to reinstate the Mexico City Policy today, that bans funds for international organizations that perform or promote... Continue...

NASHVILLE, Tenn., Jan. 19, 2017—The Ethics & Religious Liberty Commission of the Southern Baptist Convention announced members of its 2017 Leadership Council today. This year’s Leadership Council, comprised of 73 Southern Baptist pastors, ministry leaders and church members across the... Continue...

WASHINGTON, D.C, Jan. 18, 2017—The Ethics & Religious Liberty Commission of the Southern Baptist Convention announced its 2017 Legislative Agenda today, outlining various legislative and policy initiatives the organization plans to engage in the coming year. At the top of... Continue...

WASHINGTON, D.C, September 20, 2016—The second annual Evangelicals for Life conference will be held January 26-28, 2017 at the JW Marriott in Washington, D.C., where more than 20 leading evangelical speakers will convene to address issues regarding the dignity of human life, such... Continue...

WASHINGTON, D.C, September 19, 2016—Russell Moore, president of The Ethics & Religious Liberty Commission of the Southern Baptist Convention, has appointed Travis Wussow as the new vice president for public policy and general counsel. In this position, Wussow will direct the ERLC’s Washington office, coordinating all its legislative, coalition... Continue...

WASHINGTON D.C.—Russell Moore, president of the Southern Baptist Convention’s Ethics & Religious Liberty Commission, announced a multi-faith statement calling on the California Assembly to abandon Senate Bill 1146, a bill that takes drastic measures against the free exercise of religion... Continue...

NASHVILLE, Tenn.—The Ethics & Religious Liberty Commission will partner with Alliance Defending Freedom to offer a free post-conference, “The 2016 Presidential Race, Religious Liberty and the Future of the Church,” Saturday, Aug. 27, from 8:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. CDT for... Continue...

WASHINGTON, D.C.—Russell Moore, president of the Ethics & Religious Liberty Commission of the Southern Baptist Convention, commented today on the U.S. Supreme Court decision denying the rights of states to enact common sense regulations on abortion in Whole Woman’s Health... Continue...