PowerLinks – 02.20.13

February 20, 2013 • by Joe Carter

PowerLinks – 02.20.13

Michigan Representative Wants To Force Homeschool Parents to Report Attendance to The State Tom Gantert, Michigan Capitol Confidential With no evidence of a problem, Rep. Woodrow Stanley, D-Flint, wants to track homeschooled students for truancy Why We Can’t Just “Lighten Up” Over the HHS Mandate Daniel Philpott, Public Discourse Preserving the freedom to witness to the truths one believes, not merely avoiding cooperation with evil, is what’s primarily at stake in the HHS mandate debate. Continue Reading...

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