From the HSLDA E-lert Service:
< BACK TO ARCHIVE

Date:
From:
Subject:

5/28/2003 5:23:37 PM
Home School Legal Defense Association
HSLDA's Weekly Update--May 28, 2003

======================================================================
H S L D A ' s W E E K L Y U P D A T E
======================================================================

Topics for May 28, 2003

1. National Alert: Homeschoolers in Romania Need Your Help
2. House and Senate Reach Agreement on CAPTA
3. Congress Passes Pro-family Tax Cut
4. Home School Hearbeat: Advice from a Mom Just Like You

Plus: Homeschooling in the News


......................................................................
1. National Alert: Homeschoolers in Romania Need Your Help

We have another opportunity to help our homeschooling brothers and
sisters in another country. The movement in Romania is beginning to
grow, even though their law prohibits homeschooling.

Read more about it at:
http://www.hslda.org/elink.asp?ID=875

......................................................................
2. House and Senate Reach Agreement on CAPTA

Members of the U.S. House and Senate met in conference on May 22 and
approved the Keeping Children and Families Safe Act of 2003.
Amendments recommended by the Home School Legal Defense Association
remain intact.

Read more about it at:
http://www.hslda.org/elink.asp?ID=876

......................................................................
3. Congress Passes Pro-family Tax Cut

The bill's trip through Congress has been a tense one, fraught with
controversy among Senators and Representatives.

Read more about it at:
http://www.hslda.org/elink.asp?ID=877

......................................................................
4. Home School Hearbeat: Advice from a Mom Just Like You

Do you wish you had a sympathetic ear to listen to your struggles as
a homeschooling mom? Michael Farris has a special guest just for you
on this edition of Home School Heartbeat.

Read more about it at:
http://www.hslda.org/elink.asp?ID=878

......................................................................

Homeschooling in the News

Outside news items on home education.

May 27: Utica Observer Dispatch (New York)
Homeschooling Growing
http://www.hslda.org/elink.asp?ID=879

May 26: Eau Claire Leader Telegram (Wisconsin)
Homeschoolers Share Resources
http://www.hslda.org/elink.asp?ID=880

May 24: The Augusta Chronicle (Maine)
Parents Present Diplomas
http://www.hslda.org/elink.asp?ID=881

May 23: Scranton Times Tribune (Pennsylvania)
Homeschooled Student Wants to Graduate With Class
http://www.hslda.org/elink.asp?ID=882

May 21: CNN
Homeschooled Student Wins Geographic Bee
http://www.hslda.org/elink.asp?ID=883



F E A T U R E D M E M B E R D I S C O U N T
=====================================================================

Enjoy your next family vacation in spacious accommodations at
affordable pricing. Receive $50 off a 7-night stay from RCI Holiday
Network

For more information visit:
http://www.hslda.org/elink.asp?ID=884



Special Announcement
=====================================================================

A message from our friends at Eagle Forum... Eagle Forum invites you
to attend the 10th Annual Collegians Summit, June 12-14, 2003 in
Washington, D.C. The Summit is FREE to college students. Visit our
website for more information: http://www.hslda.org/elink.asp?ID=884

=====================================================================



{{JoinAd}}
----------------------------------------------------------------------
The HSLDA E-lert Service is a service of:

Home School Legal Defense Association
P.O. Box 3000
Purcellville, Virginia 20134
Phone: (540) 338-5600
Fax: (540) 338-2733
Email: info@hslda.org
Web: http://www.hslda.org

----------------------------------------------------------------------
How To Subscribe:

- Subscribe to the HSLDA E-lert Service at our website:

https://secure.hslda.org/hslda/elert/account.asp?Process=Subscribe

- Or send an email with name and complete mailing address to:

subscribe@hslda.org

----------------------------------------------------------------------
Subscription Information:

- You subscribed to the HSLDA E-lert Service as:

{{Email}}

- To unsubscribe from the HSLDA E-lert Service send an email from
the email address you want to unsubscribe to:

unsubscribe@hslda.org

- To change your email address or make other changes to your
subscription, visit the HSLDA E-lert Service account web page at:

https://secure.hslda.org/hslda/elert/account.asp

----------------------------------------------------------------------
POSTMASTERS: This message is being sent to the most recent address we
have for our subscribers. If this is an invalid email address or you
have other problems, please reply to webmaster@hslda.org.
----------------------------------------------------------------------
DISCLAIMER: This is considered a private and confidential message
from HSLDA to its bonafide HSLDA E-lert Service subscribers.
HSLDA cannot attest to the authenticity of copies posted, forwarded,
or sent by any party other than HSLDA.
----------------------------------------------------------------------
NOTE: Please do not reply or otherwise use this email address;
hslda@hslda.org is for broadcast purposes only and is not intended to
receive incoming messages. We cannot reply to any email sent to this
address. If you have comments or questions, please send email to
info@hslda.org or call HSLDA at 540-338-5600. HSLDA members can also
email staff directly through the Members website at
http://members.hslda.org/contact.asp. Thank you for your cooperation.
----------------------------------------------------------------------