AFA Available for Comment on DOMA, Prop 8 to Represent Voice of Millions of Conservative Christian Americans
Spokespersons from the American Family
www.afa.net) will be immediately available for
comment upon the announcement of The Supreme Court of the United States'
decision to either uphold or overturn the voter-approved Proposition 8 in
Additionally, AFA will
be available for comment when the Supreme Court hands down its decision to
either keep or overturn the Defense of Marriage Act (DOMA).
American Family Association, a non-profit 501(c3) organization was founded in 1977
by Donald E. Wildmon, who was pastoring First United Methodist Church in
Southaven, Mississippi, at the time. Since 1977, AFA has
been on the frontlines of America’s culture war. The original name of the
ministry was National Federation for Decency but was changed to American
Family Association in 1988.
Today, AFA is one
of the largest and most effective pro-family organizations in the country with
over two million online supporters and approximately 180,000 paid subscribers
to the AFA Journal, the ministry's monthly magazine.
In addition, AFA owns and operates nearly 200
radio stations across the country under the American Family Radio (AFR)
Other divisions of AFA include American Family Radio, the AFA
Foundation and OneNewsNow.com, an online news provider that is
syndicated around the world. AFA maintains
activist web sites such as OneMillionMoms.com and OneMillionDads.com that rally Christian
activists to contact companies asking them to drop their advertising from
objectionable TV shows. AFA web sites average
over 40 million hits and five million visitors each month.
AFA uses all these means to communicate an
outspoken, resolute, Christian voice throughout America.
For more information on American
Family Association, visit www.afa.net.
To interview a representative from
American Family Association, contact Deborah Hamilton at firstname.lastname@example.org,
215-815-7716 or 610-584-1096.