Press Releases

Assembly Seeks To Censor State-Licensed Mental Health Professionals

By NYCF | May 17, 2016

Albany, NY – On Monday, May 16, 2016, the New York State Assembly passed the Counselor Coercion Bill (Ban on Change Therapy for Minors) (A.4958 – Glick) by a vote of 117-27. Mr. Stephen P. Hayford, Esq., Legislative Director of New Yorkers for Constitutional Freedoms, made the following remarks:

The Obama Administration’s Friday the 13th Letter Is A Nightmare for Families and Kids

By NYCF | May 13, 2016

Albany, NY – On Friday, May 13, 2016, under the leadership of President Barack Obama, the U.S. Department of Justice and the U.S. Department of Education sent correspondence regarding “transgender” issues to every school district in the United States. Rev. Jason J. McGuire, Executive Director of New Yorkers for Constitutional Freedoms, made the following remarks:

New York Appellate Division Court Rules Assisted Suicide Is Still Suicide

By NYCF | May 5, 2016

On May 3, 2016, the New York Supreme Court, Appellate Division, First Department released a decision in the case of Myers v. Schneiderman. In this case, advocates of physician-assisted suicide argued that New York’s existing ban on assisted suicide violated the New York State Constitution; alternatively, the plaintiffs argued that the ban did not apply…

Tar Heel Order Exposes Cuomo's Hypocrisy

By NYCF | Mar 29, 2016

Albany, NY – On March 28, Gov. Andrew Cuomo issued Executive Order No. 155, which bans non-essential state-sponsored travel to the State of North Carolina. Gov. Cuomo issued this Order in response to the recent passage of H.B. 2, an innovative North Carolina law that created statewide protections against opposite-sex bathroom use in schools and…

Tough Questions For Donald Trump

By NYCF | Feb 17, 2016

Rochester, NY – New Yorkers for Constitutional Freedoms, along with CitizenLink and its national alliance of nearly 40 state-based family policy councils representing millions of Evangelicals nationwide, today released an open letter to presidential candidate Donald Trump calling on him to answer direct questions on his policy positions.