April 10, 2013 | Posted in Legislation, Legislature, Religious Freedom | By

SB1119, the Religious Freedom Restoration Act, failed to make it out of the House Judiciary Committee yesterday. The bill needed 11 votes to pass, but only received 7.

Rep. Ballinger can run the bill a second time. Read what we wrote about SB1119 yesterday.

Jerry is the founder and president of Family Council. He began Family Council in 1989 after a successful effort to amend the Arkansas Constitution to prevent the use of public funds for abortions. He and his wife reside in Little Rock. They have four sons.