The Courts and the Obama Administration’s Hostility to Faith
Ken Klukowski, Director of the Center for Religious Liberty at the Family Research Council, and Dave Garrison, host of The Faith & Liberty Talk Show, discuss the federal courts and the Obama Administration’s hostility toward Christians and people of faith. Ken and Dave discuss particular U.S. Supreme Court cases, the Department of Defense’s shifting positions on Christians sharing their faith in the military, and the recent position of the Boy Scouts on gays participation in scouting. Ken Klukowski is a frequent guest on many major television and radio outlets and a bestselling author.
Ken Klukowski – Family Research Council Website: http://www.frc.org/biography/ken-klukowski-director-of-the-center-for-religious-liberty
59 Congress Members Demand Hagel Explain Meeting with Anti-Christian Extremist by Ken Klukowski: http://www.frc.org/op-eds/59-congress-members-demand-hagel-explain-meeting-with-anti-christian-extremist
Boy Scouts Adopt Contradictory Policy on Gay Scouts, Leaders by Ken Klukowski: http://www.frc.org/op-eds/boy-scouts-adopt-contradictory-policy-on-gay-scouts-leaders
Links to Supreme Court Cases mentioned in broadcast:
Town of Greece vs. Galloway: http://www.frc.org/op-eds/supreme-court-to-hear-historic-religious-liberty-case
HOSANNA-TABOR EVANGELICAL LUTHERAN CHURCH AND SCHOOL v. EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY COMMISSION ET AL
- The Obama Administration (EEOC) position was that churches do not have any special protection for deciding who their leaders will be anymore than any private organization will be. http://www.supremecourt.gov/opinions/11pdf/10-553.pdf
Ken Klukowski books:
The Blueprint: Obama’s Plan to Subvert the Constitution and Build and Imperial Presidency: http://www.amazon.com/The-Blueprint-Constitution-Imperial-Presidency/dp/0762761342/ref=tmm_hrd_title_0?ie=UTF8&qid=1369881497&sr=8-1
Resurgent: How Constitutional Conservatism Can Save America: http://www.amazon.com/Resurgent-Constitutional-Conservatism-Save-America/dp/B005X4D5A0/ref=tmm_hrd_title_0?ie=UTF8&qid=1369881497&sr=8-2
Ken Klukowski serves as Director of the Center for Religious Liberty at the Family Research Council. Klukowski is a contributor to many media outlets, including Fox Forum at FOXNews.com, BigGovernment.com and Townhall.com and is a fellow and senior legal analyst with the American Civil Rights Union.
He holds an undergraduate degree in business from the University of Notre Dame, studied history and political science at Arizona State University and earned his law degree from George Mason University.
Klukowski recently co-authored The Blueprint: Obama's Plan to Subvert the Constitution and Build an Imperial Presidency with FRC's Senior Fellow for Family Empowerment Ken Blackwell.
Klukowski has also been published in several law journals, including the Georgetown Journal of Law & Public Policy, the George Mason University Civil Rights Law Journal, the New Mexico Law Review and the Yale Law & Policy Review.