January 16, 2019 The Religious Freedom Restoration Act At 25: How It Fosters Peaceful Pluralism
It has been 25 years since Congress passed the Religious Freedom Restoration Act (RFRA) with near unanimous support.
Wednesday, Jan 16, 2019
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
The Heritage Foundation
Followed by a panel discussion with
It has been 25 years since Congress passed the Religious Freedom Restoration Act (RFRA) with near unanimous support. Since then it has prevented the government from infringing on the freedom of a wide variety of religious individuals and groups to exercise their religious beliefs. But with the new Congress, there could be legislative efforts to limit the application of RFRA. Join us for a keynote address from Acting Attorney General Whitaker followed by a panel discussion featuring Jewish, Muslim, and Christian perspectives on protecting religious freedom.
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