WASHINGTON - Congressman John Culberson says legislation is needed to prevent religious rights violations like those reported last year at Houston National Cemetery.
At a House hearing, the Texas Republican said the cemetery's former director censored prayers and padlocked the chapel. A VFW official and a veteran's widow confirmed those complaints.
VA officials settled a federal lawsuit last year by agreeing that such abuses won't happen in the future.
But attorney Kelly Shackelford, president of Liberty Institute, told the House Committee on Veterans Affairs that a law could more effectively instruct officials to respect the religious rights of veterans' families.
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Cleveland-area churches gear up to help relief efforts in Moore, Oklahoma and they're looking for the community to help.
Leaders of an Oklahoma megachurch, with multiple campuses in the Oklahoma City area, say dozens of families who are members have lost their homes to Monday's massive tornado.
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