By Joesph Backholm, Executive Director of Family Policy Institute
Editor’s note: Joseph Backholm is executive director of a pro-traditional marriage organization in Washington state, where citizens will vote on the definition of marriage in November.
According to the Declaration of Independence, our Founding Fathers held certain truths to be self-evident. By my understanding, that means there are some things we agree are true even if millions of dollars are not spent to study the subject.
For many of us, that list would include the idea that drugs are bad, nice people have more friends, and that it’s a good thing for kids to have a mom and dad.