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Because No One Else Will

Dear Marriage Supporter, I don’t know if you have been following what has been going on in Oregon this week. Gay marriage activists have brought suit seeking to overturn Oregon’s duly enacted Constitutional Amendment defining marriage as the union of one man and one woman. And, as has happened in so many other places recently, […]

National Organization for Marriage Comments on Oregon Case

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: April 24, 2014 Contact: Elizabeth Ray or Matille Thebolt (703-683-5004) Washington, D.C. — The following statement may be attributed to John Eastman, Chairman of the National Organization for Marriage (NOM), Director of the Center for Constitutional Jurisprudence at the Claremont Institute and Professor of Law and former Dean at Chapman University School […]

GOP Elites Out of Touch with Rank and File

A recent poll pushes back strongly against a recent ‘wave’ of mainstream media stories about how the GOP is supposedly abandoning its historical support for marriage between one man and one woman and that same-sex marriage is inevitable. Maggie Haberman of Politico writes that the survey of 801 Republicans and republican-leaning independents showed: 82 percent […]

Why We March!

Dear Marriage Supporter, In response to last week’s appeal, over 100 of you donated more than $10,000! Thank you so much to each and every one for your generosity. But we still have a long way to go to reach our goal of $100,000 by the end of the month. If you haven’t donated to […]

National Organization for Marriage Files Motion Seeking to Intervene in Oregon Marriage Case

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: April 21, 2014 Contact: Elizabeth Ray or Matille Thebolt (703-683-5004) “We are acting to protect the interests of our members in Oregon who support traditional marriage, including government officials, voters and those in the wedding industry, who will be directly impacted by this collusive lawsuit which the state has refused to defend.” […]

National Organization for Marriage Condemns New York City Councilman’s “Outrageous, Intolerant” Remarks, Demands an Apology and Retraction from Entire Council

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: April 14, 2014 Contact: Elizabeth Ray or Matille Thebolt (703-683-5004) “What Councilman Dromm has effectively said here is that anyone who believes in marriage as the union of a man and a woman is unwelcome in New York City. Mr. Dromm has alienated and insulted millions of New Yorkers.” — Brian Brown, […]

National Organization for Marriage: 2014 March for Marriage Promises to be "Greatly Successful," Early Responses Enthusiastic

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: April 8, 2014 Contact: Elizabeth Ray or Matille Thebolt (703-683-5004) “The March for Marriage is our way of showing that there still exists in this country deep and wide support for the definition of marriage as the union of one man and one woman. Our nation’s youth, in particular, need to see […]

National Organization for Marriage Calls On Consumers to Remove Mozilla Firefox Browser in Protest of Removal of Mozilla’s CEO For Supporting Marriage

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: April 4, 2014 Contact: Elizabeth Ray or Matille Thebolt (703-683-5004) This is a McCarthyesque witch hunt that makes the term ‘thought police’ seem modest. We urge all consumers to remove Mozilla’s Firefox web browser from their computers as a sign of protest.” — Brian Brown, NOM president — Washington, D.C. — The […]

The National Organization for Marriage Condemns Judge's Indication to Recognize Same-Sex Marriages in Ohio

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: April 4, 2014 Contact: Elizabeth Ray or Matille Thebolt (703-683-5004) The following statement should be attributed to Brian Brown, president of the National Organization for Marriage(NOM). Washington, D.C. — “We condemn the indication from Judge Timothy Black that he will order the state of Ohio to recognize same-sex marriages performed elsewhere in […]

National Organization for Marriage Expresses Gratitude for World Vision’s Reaffirmation of the Sanctity of Marriage

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: March 26, 2014 Contact: Elizabeth Ray or Matille Thebolt (703-683-5004) “Today’s reversal is cause for celebration and congratulation. World Vision has listened to their supporters and congregations worldwide and chosen to stand by the Christian truth of marriage in spite of what must be immense pressure from the radical same-sex ‘marriage’ lobby.” […]

National Organization for Marriage Calls On Indiana Attorney General To Investigate Reported Offer From Former State Republican Chairman Of Campaign Funding To Make Marriage Amendment 'Go Away'

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: March 4, 2014 Contact: Elizabeth Ray or Matille Thebolt (703-683-5004) “The promise of money in exchange for official action is a serious felony that undermines the very integrity of the legislative process itself.” — John Eastman, Chairman of NOM — Washington, D.C. — The National Organization for Marriage (NOM) today called on […]

The National Organization for Marriage applauds Kentucky Governor Steve Beshear for defending the rule of law and Kentucky's marriage amendment

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: March 4, 2014 Contact: Elizabeth Ray or Matille Thebolt (703-683-5004) The following statement should be attributed to Brian Brown, president of the National Organization for Marriage (NOM). Washington, D.C. — “We applaud Governor Steve Beshear’s commitment to the rule of law and the people’s definition of marriage. He is doing what every […]

National Organization for Marriage Laments Today's Ruling in Texas, Says Citizens' Values Are Being "Trampled"

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: February 26, 2014 Contact: Elizabeth Ray or Matille Thebolt (703-683-5004) “Ordinary citizens’ voices and values are being trampled in a headlong rush by activist federal judges to redefine marriage in defiance of thousands of years of human experience. The American people, and our leaders in Congress, need to step up and restore […]

Just the Facts: What Arizona's Religious Liberty Bill Actually Says

With the media buzz surrounding Arizona’s SB1062, it’s no wonder there is so much confusion and misinformation about the contents of the bill. Time for a quick fact check… As Ed Whelen points out today in the National Review Online, SB1062 does NOT mention, much less single out, gays or same-sex ceremonies. Rather, the bill would simply amend […]

Want free tickets to see "Son of God" on Friday? HERE'S HOW TO WIN!

 UPDATE [2/27/2014 @ 12:15 PM EST]: Our raffle has ended and one lucky winner has been selected! Thanks to everyone who participated. A generous friend has given NOM the opportunity to give away two free tickets to the greatly-talked about movie Son of God opening in theaters this Friday, February 28! You can join the raffle […]