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Minimum Standards for Licensed Private Child-Placing Agencies [22 VAC 40 ‑ 131]
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Adopt new standards for licensed private child-placing agencies.
 
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CLOSED     Opened on 9/12/2011 and Ended on 10/11/2011

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 Comment Title  Commenter
Support Antidiscriination Protection for proposed list Roland Winston  9/12/11  1:11 am
Anti Discrimination Protections Mothers and Others Va  9/12/11  1:24 am
I support Anti Discrimination protections for prospective parents Soomie Ahn, Virginia resident  9/12/11  7:53 am
Adoption Rules Reform Candace Graham, Virginia Organizing  9/12/11  9:18 am
The Children Should Come First Rob Krupicka, MeCity Council Member in Alexandria VA and VA BOE  9/12/11  12:00 pm
I Support Anti-Discrimination Protections Jonathan Moore  9/12/11  12:04 pm
Gay Marriage and Adoption Patricia J. Lewis  9/12/11  12:33 pm
Please Adopt the proposed regulations Peggy Sterling  9/12/11  1:10 pm
Use the Original Regulations Amber McNeal, QA  9/12/11  1:20 pm
LGBT adoptions Laura Wilson  9/12/11  1:38 pm
NEW ADOPTION RULES MARIANNE DIPERSIO  9/12/11  1:46 pm
No Discrimination in Adoptions or Foster Care Daniel A. Pavsek  9/12/11  1:47 pm
LGBT Adoption Jeremy Ruark  9/12/11  1:47 pm
comment Wanda Fears  9/12/11  1:48 pm
transgender healthcare progams / international model agencies ms diane nero  9/12/11  1:50 pm
Put Children First - support anti-discrimination Betsy Parkins, Roanoke LGBT Professional Networking Group  9/12/11  1:50 pm
Support Anti-Discrimination in Adoption Michele Mattioli  9/12/11  1:51 pm
Don't permit discrimination in state adoption regulations Constance Sisk  9/12/11  1:56 pm
yes!!! dena  9/12/11  1:57 pm
Please adopt the original proposal C Buttram  9/12/11  1:57 pm
Antidiscrimination Protections Daniel Jason  9/12/11  1:57 pm
Support Anti-discrimination Melanie Martin  9/12/11  1:58 pm
Children and their best interests. Carol Cornish  9/12/11  1:59 pm
Prohibit Discrimination in Child Placement Troy K. Schneider  9/12/11  1:59 pm
Children Deserve Loving Homes Christopher J. Hinkle  9/12/11  2:01 pm
Good homes come in all shapes and sizes Julie M. Sibbing  9/12/11  2:03 pm
prohibiting discrimination - Give all children a chance to have a loving family Lorie Cannon  9/12/11  2:04 pm
Gay Rights Chris Walsh  9/12/11  2:04 pm
support anti-discrimination policy for adoption agencies John Rohrs  9/12/11  2:06 pm
discrimination protections K S  9/12/11  2:07 pm
I also support Anti Discrimination protections for prospective parents Lucas  9/12/11  2:12 pm
Loving Homes Seth Kaye, UVA  9/12/11  2:12 pm
For the child's sake, equal protection under the law John Ashley  9/12/11  2:14 pm
Support anti-discrimiation in adoption/ foster care Margaret Moran  9/12/11  2:16 pm
Support Antidiscrimination in Adoption Placement Lynn Murray  9/12/11  2:17 pm
Replace the bad paradigm! Fred Krohn, Vanishing Tower  9/12/11  2:18 pm
Adoption CS  9/12/11  2:18 pm
Do not allow any form of discrimination in VA adoptions or foster care Zell Murphy  9/12/11  2:22 pm
Prohibit discrimination Laura  9/12/11  2:23 pm
Don't deny children good homes Chanda Brown, Virginia Resident  9/12/11  2:27 pm
Anti-Discrimination Melissa Lowe  9/12/11  2:30 pm
Approve the original regulations Regina Elbert  9/12/11  2:32 pm
Nondiscrimination/Best Interests of Child in Placement Decisions Pat - Richmond, VA  9/12/11  2:33 pm
Prohibit Discrimination for adoption and fostering children Sarah Murphy, Virginia Resident  9/12/11  2:34 pm
What's best for the waiting child.... is no discrimination towards the child or the wanting family. Robert Oliver, private citizen, tax payer  9/12/11  2:34 pm
Please Do Not Allow Discrimiation in VA State Policies Melissa  9/12/11  2:35 pm
Anti-discrimination amendments Leslie Anderson  9/12/11  2:42 pm
nondiscrimination - board of social services mark cooley  9/12/11  2:43 pm
no discrimination Marvin Grubbs  9/12/11  2:44 pm
Loving homes for children Nellwyn Beamon  9/12/11  2:48 pm
Proposed rules that will govern Virginia-licensed adoption and foster care agencies. Richard Brodmann  9/12/11  2:49 pm
Regulatory Discrimination Harms Children Tom Field, Georgetown University Law Center  9/12/11  2:49 pm
Proposed rules that will govern Virginia-licensed adoption and foster care agencies. Richard Brodmann  9/12/11  2:49 pm
Keep our children's options as widely open as possible! Lynn Heath  9/12/11  2:51 pm
Anti-Discrimination student  9/12/11  2:52 pm
Virginia needs to look forward not behind. David Anderton  9/12/11  2:52 pm
Restore protections against discrimination Carol T. Cox  9/12/11  2:53 pm
What's best for children. Niti Patel  9/12/11  2:53 pm
Anti-Descrimination Protections Rebecca Dupont  9/12/11  2:53 pm
I approve of the new Non-discrimination rules Lisa Morgan  9/12/11  2:57 pm
prohibit state-licensed child placing agencies from discriminating James Taylor Beard  9/12/11  2:58 pm
You break our hearts Morgan Britt, VCU Queer Action  9/12/11  3:12 pm
child placement services Donna Williams  9/12/11  3:14 pm
Kids should be welcome into all stable homes Jessica Bennett  9/12/11  3:14 pm
Children deserve the best home, with the love and attention Beth Elliott  9/12/11  3:16 pm
factors to consider M Page  9/12/11  3:19 pm
Eliminate Discrimination Retired Commonwealth of Virginia Employee  9/12/11  3:23 pm
GROW UP VIRGINIA Lawrence C. Hill,jr.  9/12/11  3:32 pm
I support anti-discrimination protections Dana Heller, Old Dominion University  9/12/11  3:36 pm
State licensing child placement agencies. Viola Osborne Baskerville  9/12/11  3:50 pm
The Interests of the Child Should Be Paramount JS Mosby  9/12/11  3:51 pm
NO Discrimation James M. Scott, Taxpaying working Citizen of Virginia  9/12/11  3:52 pm
Gay Adoption Rights Susan Wattier  9/12/11  3:59 pm
Please adopt anti-discrimination protections Emma Brown, Virginia Resident  9/12/11  4:07 pm
Adoption regulations Alyssa Freeman  9/12/11  4:15 pm
State Board of Social Services action on foster and adoptive parent regulations Miriam Heyer  9/12/11  4:29 pm
VA regulatory actions on child placement Michael Heilman  9/12/11  4:30 pm
No discrimination in adoption Terrance L. Schwartz, D.D.S.  9/12/11  4:31 pm
Discrimination has no place in finding loving homes. Victoria Wilson Price  9/12/11  4:31 pm
Preserve religious freedom Jeff Caruso, Virginia Catholic Conference  9/12/11  4:40 pm
Support the rights of all familiesR Miriam A. Goldin  9/12/11  4:40 pm
In suport of protecting all prospective parents from discimination Mary Moore  9/12/11  4:50 pm
Non-discrimination in foster care and adoption Elizabeth Massie  9/12/11  5:50 pm
A child does not benefit when possible parents are discriminated against in the adoption process. William J. Griggs, Jr.  9/12/11  5:57 pm
anti-discrimination Tom Wilson  9/12/11  5:57 pm
Please restore the anti-discrimination rules Robert W. Morrow  9/12/11  5:58 pm
Anti Discrimination Christopher Kunkel  9/12/11  6:00 pm
Fair Consideration Harold l. Keel, JR.  9/12/11  6:05 pm
Please don't discriminate Karen Sabo, private citizen  9/12/11  6:08 pm
Maintain Anti-discrimination Policy Language Vincent Worthington  9/12/11  6:38 pm
Non-discriminatory adoption Alison Ludwig  9/12/11  6:39 pm
Children deserve loving homes Annette calhoun  9/12/11  6:48 pm
I support anti discrimination Jenine Kaznowski  9/12/11  7:27 pm
Cruel Decisions Ellen Shelton  9/12/11  7:29 pm
Abolish discrimination from child placing agencies. Michael Croft  9/12/11  7:33 pm
Discrimination is never acceptable. Matthew French  9/12/11  7:48 pm
Children deserved to be loved Jim Ebbitt  9/12/11  8:14 pm
Please expand the language of non-discrimination in adoption services Eric Stansbury  9/12/11  8:21 pm
Adoption Rules Reform Anita Kozakewicz  9/12/11  8:25 pm
We support anti-discrimination and loving families Lyndele von Schill, PFLAG Blue Ridge  9/12/11  8:40 pm
Best interest of children and anti-discrimination. Sharon Lawler  9/12/11  8:41 pm
Proposed Regulations Robert E. Winsor  9/12/11  8:42 pm
All children deserve loving parents Julia Brown, Mothers and Others Virginia  9/12/11  8:53 pm
please don't discriminate, we owe all kids the chance at a loving home! Kate W. Hall, Richmondmom.com  9/12/11  9:02 pm
eliminate discrimination from the adoption process Michael Gaw  9/12/11  9:05 pm
virginias for happy children joseph rhymer  9/12/11  9:07 pm
Discriminate only between fit guardians and unfit guardians Kathryn C. McNeal, Queer Action and United Secular Alliance of VCU  9/12/11  9:18 pm
Civil Rights Sandra M. Delano  9/12/11  9:24 pm
I Support Adoption Rights for Jay White, Rainbow Over Richmond  9/12/11  9:28 pm
Seriously? This is an issue? Really, guys? Brian Pace  9/12/11  9:30 pm
Seriously? This is an issue? Really, guys? Brian Pace  9/12/11  9:31 pm
Prohibit Discrimination Chris Catanzaro  9/12/11  9:31 pm
children need people who care and CHOOSE to parent !! Donna Richardson, taxpayer in the Commonwealth of VA  9/12/11  9:36 pm
I am anti-discrimination and for allowing all couples to have the opportunity to adopt Ryan Smith, UVA  9/12/11  9:39 pm
No Discrimination of Potential Adoptive Parents Michael Recant, LGBTQ-Straight Alliance, First UU Church of Richmond  9/12/11  9:51 pm
Discriminate only between fit guardians and unfit guardians Kathryn C. McNeal, Queer Action and United Secular Alliance of VCU  9/12/11  9:53 pm
Don't discriminate. Kathy Hertz Kinter  9/12/11  9:58 pm
Children need parents who love them Mary Gay Hutcherson, Retired School Social Worker  9/12/11  10:06 pm
Broad Anti-Discrimination Policy Is in Best Interest of Children Janice Dean  9/12/11  10:26 pm
Please vote case based discernment not generalized discrimination Penny A. Norford, Ph.D., L.P.C. CSA Service Provider  9/12/11  10:28 pm
Adoptions in Virginia Holly Dawn Hewlett  9/12/11  10:33 pm
Favors adding the anti-discrimination rules. Jeffrey Fielo, private citizen  9/12/11  10:34 pm
Place children in loving, stable homes...period. Jackie Funk, Northern Virginia Resident  9/12/11  11:03 pm
Create families + end descrimination = community Lisa A. Rogers  9/12/11  11:04 pm
No discrimination in adoption. Give children loving homes. James Shelton  9/12/11  11:17 pm
All childred need a home too Chesterfield NAACP  9/12/11  11:37 pm
Adoption Rules Changes Claire Kaplan, Adoptive Prent  9/13/11  3:15 am
Place children in loving homes Kathryn Smerke, private citizen  9/13/11  6:23 am
Discrimination punishes children Karen Gautney  9/13/11  7:26 am
Anti-discrimination protection in adoptions Carl Genthner  9/13/11  7:50 am
Equality for All! Keith Combs  9/13/11  8:17 am
Adoption regulations Mary R. Venn  9/13/11  8:41 am
cynthianeff@gmail.com Cynthia Neff, Ally  9/13/11  8:59 am
Adoption Equality Ashley P, not affiliated with any organization  9/13/11  9:03 am
Support anti-discrimination in adoption/foster care Irene Peterson  9/13/11  9:16 am
Children should be placed in loving homes Kelly Schlageter  9/13/11  9:17 am
Nondiscriminary adoption in virginia Helen Eano Miller  9/13/11  9:18 am
Loving Parents for Virginia Children The Rev Mary Katherine Morn, Unitarian Universalist Congregation, Fairfax  9/13/11  9:22 am
discriminating against children or prospective parents Virginia Commonwealth University  9/13/11  9:27 am
no discrimination in Virginia adoption and foster care Sheila Crane  9/13/11  9:42 am
Children need loving homes Mary Beth Murray, social worker  9/13/11  10:00 am
Love Makes a Family Amy Marshall  9/13/11  10:17 am
Support for Non-Discrimination Tom Suydam  9/13/11  10:38 am
Adoption ~ No Discrimination Bob Rodgers  9/13/11  10:48 am
families are made in different ways Meg Bowley  9/13/11  10:53 am
Minimum Placement Requirements for Adoption Dawn Storrud, retired Lutheran pastor  9/13/11  10:58 am
Adoption Discrimination Donna V. Brewer UU Congregation of Fairfax, VA  9/13/11  11:00 am
Support Antidiscrimination Mark S  9/13/11  11:07 am
Antidiscrimation language is necessary Elizabeth Schreffler-VA Resident  9/13/11  11:15 am
Loving adults make good parents Margaret Tinsley  9/13/11  11:15 am
I Support Anti-Discrimination Protections Jeff Yake  9/13/11  11:16 am
Support Non-Discrimination Brandon Cline-Taskey, Virginia Resident  9/13/11  11:26 am
end discrimination against adoptive parents Susan Bennett  9/13/11  11:29 am
Children are best served in loving homes Elizabeth Anderson, private citizen  9/13/11  11:51 am
I support anti discrimination in adoption. Fredricka Raycroft  9/13/11  11:58 am
A loving home is the only thing that matters Mackenzie Ellis  9/13/11  12:02 pm
Think of the Children and Do the right thing! Bill E. Davis  9/13/11  12:04 pm
End discrimination, support children Karen Solon, retired social worker and pre-school teacher  9/13/11  12:16 pm
Non-discrimination in adoptions Pat Ruble  9/13/11  12:19 pm
Kids first. Richard West  9/13/11  12:29 pm
Support parents and children Roberta Williamson  9/13/11  12:32 pm
Support LGBT Adoption Matthew Cline-Taskey  9/13/11  12:38 pm
No discrimination in child placement Alexa Hutchins  9/13/11  12:53 pm
Do not roll back civil rights that prohibit discrimination Joseph Lawson, Citizen  9/13/11  12:54 pm
Object to removal of protections against state discriminatory practices Kevin Scott  9/13/11  1:00 pm
I support Anti-Discrimination Regulations As They Relate To Adoptions Megan Northworthy  9/13/11  1:10 pm
I support Anti-Discrimination Regulations As They Relate To Adoptions Megan Northworthy  9/13/11  1:14 pm
End discrimination and create loving, nurturing families. Jremiah Lynn  9/13/11  1:22 pm
Do No Harm Chris  9/13/11  1:27 pm
Child Placement and State Board of Social Services Christine Stencel, a resident of Arlington, VA  9/13/11  1:30 pm
VA Adoption Laws Ana Rivera-Poland  9/13/11  1:33 pm
Support children not discriminatory practices Karen s. Way  9/13/11  1:38 pm
No Discrimination Jamilah D. LeCruise, J.D.  9/13/11  1:39 pm
Choose adoptive parents based on ability to parent not on race, age, gender, sexual orientation, dis Alice Mason, Senior Citizen, Virginia resident and voter  9/13/11  2:14 pm
Stop Discrimination in the VA Adoption/Foster Care Programs John Kramer  9/13/11  2:20 pm
No Discrimintion in Adoptions! Susan Smoot, LPC  9/13/11  2:20 pm
Gay Adoptions Betty S. Willilams  9/13/11  2:22 pm
Support anti-discrimination protections Elisabeth Wooster  9/13/11  2:22 pm
Protect Children and Prevent Discrimination Kate Hamilton, Esq. - private citizen  9/13/11  2:42 pm
Children need love Uva Branham  9/13/11  2:51 pm
Same-Sex Parents Worse Than No Parents? Michael Gregoire  9/13/11  3:07 pm
Please do not force private licensees to accept gay adoptive/foster parents Maury Bareford  9/13/11  3:08 pm
Why perpetuate discrimination? Kendall Biggs  9/13/11  4:11 pm
Children first Rachel  9/13/11  4:27 pm
Please, keep state regulations free from bigotry! Ted Schroll  9/13/11  4:31 pm
I Support Anti-Discrimination Protection Monika, YD  9/13/11  4:37 pm
Equality in child placement decisions, Please Emily  9/13/11  4:41 pm
Anti-discrimination Policies that Put Kids First D. Eberle  9/13/11  4:44 pm
The Child's Best Welfare Should Be the Determinating Factor Rosemarie Sawdon  9/13/11  4:47 pm
No discrimination in adoption or foster care in Virginia Howard E. Ghee, Jr.; Ex-officio, Alexandria Gay & Lesbian Community Assn.  9/13/11  4:53 pm
Homosexual adoption B.H.  9/13/11  5:03 pm
Equality IS in the best interest of the child Angelo Colon  9/13/11  5:05 pm
non-discrimination of adoption m.cybil britton private practice  9/13/11  5:07 pm
Inclusive Policy is Best for our Children and the Commonwealth MB Dunkenberger  9/13/11  5:13 pm
Restore Protections Against Discrimination to Rules Governing State-Licensed Child Placing Agencies Claire Gastanaga  9/13/11  5:35 pm
I am all for gays adoption. Ashley Woods  9/13/11  6:22 pm
Do not discriminate regarding adoptions! BethShea  9/13/11  6:39 pm
gnushell@mac.com Sheila Thomas  9/13/11  6:42 pm
Support Anti-discrimination Protection Suzanne Thurlby  9/13/11  6:46 pm
All Loving Couples Should be Allowed to Care for Children Who Need It Steven B  9/13/11  6:52 pm
Concentrate on what matters for children in the long run Pamela Sullivan, JMU College of Education  9/13/11  6:52 pm
support Anti discrimination Margaret Hines RNC  9/13/11  7:09 pm
Think of the children Mike M  9/13/11  7:10 pm
Children First - Screening is necessary Angel  9/13/11  7:17 pm
Taking away protective language allows discrimination Julie Isen  9/13/11  7:21 pm
Children must come first De Mason  9/13/11  7:26 pm
dont deny children placement in loving homes Rich m  9/13/11  7:27 pm
dont deny children placement in loving homes Rich m  9/13/11  7:27 pm
dont deny children placement in loving homes Rich m  9/13/11  7:27 pm
GLBT Lindsay & Christina  9/13/11  7:31 pm
Support Anti-discrimination Dawn Gurganious  9/13/11  7:40 pm
Don't allow discrimination in adoptions Julie Dempster  9/13/11  7:49 pm
Love knows no color, gender or sexual orientation. Sheri Redden  9/13/11  7:49 pm
Discrimination is not an option Cara Ball  9/13/11  7:51 pm
Loving, stable couples should be able to adopt, regardless of gender Bethany Cardone  9/13/11  7:52 pm
According to children without homes & the US Constitution... Lisa W  9/13/11  7:53 pm
all families should have rights steve skinner  9/13/11  8:16 pm
Restore Protections Against Discrimination Wayne Jones  9/13/11  8:20 pm
Children First Deb Green, Citizen  9/13/11  8:22 pm
Children First, Discrimination Last J. Scott Thompson  9/13/11  8:23 pm
Children First Deb Green, Citizen  9/13/11  8:30 pm
stop discrimination! every child deserves a loving home Jennifer Tipton  9/13/11  8:49 pm
Restore protections against discrimination Mark Kieffer  9/13/11  9:04 pm
Summary Perspective from Subject Matter Expert Richard Ryder  9/13/11  9:22 pm
Relieve intrusive and burdensome language James Pol, Virginia Resident  9/13/11  9:50 pm
eliminate discrimination; put child's best interests first Rebecca Bodor, Virginia resident  9/13/11  9:51 pm
It is essential to have anti-discrimination rules in place for future adoptions in Virginia David M. Zimmer, M.D.  9/13/11  10:14 pm
Discrimination based on sexual preference Chuck Epes  9/13/11  10:25 pm
Anti-Discrimination for Adoptions Catherine Cotrupi, Virginia Tech  9/13/11  10:42 pm
Separation of Church and State Shawn Fisher / VAYA (Volunteer Advocacy - You in Action)  9/13/11  10:49 pm
Foster parents, adoption equality Kathy Grace, CASA  9/13/11  10:51 pm
The LGBT Parents I Know Are Exemplary Parents Who Provide Highly Desirable Home Environments Carla Thomas  9/13/11  11:00 pm
In Support of Anti-Discrimination in Adoption Maggie Grandon  9/13/11  11:18 pm
Supporting anti-discrimination laws in adoption Eileen Slade  9/13/11  11:23 pm
Dear Commonwealth, Original Colony, Remember Our Founding Principles: No More Discriminatory Laws Paula Atkinson, Virginia Resident  9/14/11  12:03 am
Adoption regulations Alyssa Freeman  9/14/11  12:07 am
Support ALL adoptions Melanie Whitlow  9/14/11  12:15 am
All children deserve a family that wants them and loves them Tonja Hewlett, a taxpaying American who resides in VA  9/14/11  1:06 am
Loving homes for children in need Carol Schall  9/14/11  2:32 am
End adoption discrimination please1 Timothy Barrett  9/14/11  6:19 am
Support Anti-discrimination Protection Debbie Vaz  9/14/11  6:20 am
New Standards on Child Placement Carol Jensen  9/14/11  6:39 am
I support the revised license as it will allow those with a conscience to help with adoption. Mort Coleman  9/14/11  7:29 am
Loving people make a loving home... Jennie Gemignani  9/14/11  7:40 am
support anti-discrimination protections Susan White  9/14/11  8:22 am
Traditional Families! Julia  9/14/11  8:55 am
Kids just want to be loved & cared for - they don't care who their parents sleep next to!! Andrea Nicoll - Mothers and Others Va  9/14/11  8:56 am
changes proposed Shelly Compton  9/14/11  9:00 am
Do not discriminate against prospective families Lisa McCracken  9/14/11  9:10 am
Comment on Placement of Children Jeremiah S., MA, MRE.  9/14/11  9:16 am
Fair and Just Adoption laws Nora Battey  9/14/11  9:17 am
Discrimination has no place Nathan Merrells  9/14/11  9:19 am
Adoption rights Cindy Cutler  9/14/11  9:26 am
Anti-discrimination Policies that Put Kids First J. Roderick  9/14/11  9:29 am
Please support anti-discrimination measures Christopher Pritchett  9/14/11  9:35 am
I support Anti Discrimination protections for prospective parents Heather Hawkins, Drinking Liberally  9/14/11  9:37 am
End discrimination of adoptive and foster parents Kate Hjelm, Virginia resident  9/14/11  9:42 am
Must VA be sociallly backwards in the 21st century? Paul Presenza  9/14/11  9:43 am
is the need really that great? hopeful  9/14/11  9:48 am
Children Need Good Homes Dirk Moore, Washington County PFLAG  9/14/11  10:03 am
I SUPPORT ANTI-DISCRIMINATION POLICIES Melissa Dopp  9/14/11  10:04 am
I support the proposed adoption regulations Elizabeth Kidd  9/14/11  10:05 am
End discrimination Nathan Verilla  9/14/11  10:06 am
no discrimination of any kind in adoption regs Sarah Allen-Short  9/14/11  10:08 am
Vote to End Discrimination Stephanie Baxter  9/14/11  10:10 am
Child's Interests Brandi Waller  9/14/11  10:22 am
Adoption Don Thompson  9/14/11  10:23 am
Non-discrimination policy a must! Melissa  9/14/11  10:26 am
Do Not Encourage Discrimination S Keller, concerned citizen  9/14/11  10:28 am
I support Anti Discrimination protections for prospective parents RANDYE KERSTEIN  9/14/11  10:33 am
Children should be welcomed in all stable homes regardless of sexual orientation. FZ Burton Laskin  9/14/11  10:35 am
No discrimination in adoption. Melissa Yeager  9/14/11  10:44 am
I support the rights of gay people to adopt children Susan Singer  9/14/11  10:47 am
Adoption placement Mary Bohrer  9/14/11  10:48 am
Citizens deserve protection from discrimination Anne Shelton Crute  9/14/11  10:51 am
I support anti-discrimination protections. Kathleen Wilson  9/14/11  10:57 am
Don't let ill-informed prejudices keep children from loving homes! Duane Cregger  9/14/11  11:02 am
No Discrimination! Children need loving homes! John W. Hall, private citizen  9/14/11  11:13 am
Do the right thing Elizabeth Craig  9/14/11  11:15 am
Adoption Rights for All Beth Brooker, GetEQUAL VA  9/14/11  11:15 am
Please do not discriminate Mary Petitt  9/14/11  11:21 am
Children must be with loving parents Mimi Laver  9/14/11  11:27 am
Equal Opportunity Adoptions Rachel Stevenson  9/14/11  11:43 am
No to discriminatory policies. Amanda Merrill  9/14/11  11:47 am
In Support of Private Adoption Agency Rights Kathryn Lando  9/14/11  12:20 pm
Foster Parent Rules Steven Williams, PA-C Geo Wash Univ Dept of Hlth Care Sci.  9/14/11  12:29 pm
Support Nondiscrimination in Child Placement Nina Morris  9/14/11  12:29 pm
gay adoption!! Mary Beth Deutsch  9/14/11  12:34 pm
Protect the US Constitution and the Bill of Rights Willie Caldwell  9/14/11  12:45 pm
Unequivocal support for gay/lesbian adoptions Sarah Blackburn  9/14/11  12:51 pm
Anti-discriminiation Protections for Prospective Adoptive Parents Jessica Culverhouse  9/14/11  12:51 pm
Proposed Regulations Eliot Faircloth, Carpe Diem of Virginia  9/14/11  12:51 pm
You should not discriminate against one sexual orientation when adopting a child Toni Shifflett  9/14/11  12:53 pm
Adoption discrimination Teresa Brown  9/14/11  1:17 pm
I oppose discrimination in America Ryan Merrill  9/14/11  1:19 pm
Discrimination against same sex couples adopting children Teressa Dooley  9/14/11  1:32 pm
Support antidiscrimination Joan Maher  9/14/11  1:38 pm
Strongly disagree with the ban of same-sex adoption practices Stephanie Johnson  9/14/11  1:47 pm
No Discrimination. In Support of Minority Rights of ALL Kinds Everett Sizemore  9/14/11  1:59 pm
Adoption Rules Comment Keith J. Redden-McAllister  9/14/11  2:02 pm
Allow same sex adoptions Jennifer Renne  9/14/11  2:09 pm
Include all of the original protections! Joseph Blanton  9/14/11  2:13 pm
Religious freedom L. Dimeo  9/14/11  2:21 pm
support original regulations Willis Dize  9/14/11  2:23 pm
I support antidiscrimination protection Stephen Fisher  9/14/11  2:34 pm
Do not add discriminatory rules Richard C. Henderson  9/14/11  3:01 pm
Virginia's children deserving loving families Cheryl Zando, Mothers and Others of Virginia  9/14/11  3:17 pm
I believe... Jennifer Bondurant  9/14/11  3:20 pm
There are not enough good parents. Stephen Markovich  9/14/11  3:28 pm
Support non-discriminatory adoption policy Edmund Pickup, Jr.  9/14/11  3:30 pm
All children deserve a loving family Aileen Koke, adoptive parent  9/14/11  3:31 pm
laws should be ending discrimination, not sanctioning it Sharon Elber  9/14/11  3:32 pm
decide based on the best interests of the child William B. Boone  9/14/11  3:35 pm
Anti-discrimination Regulations Robert Denham  9/14/11  3:51 pm
I support anti dicrimination Evelyn Morris-Harris, Democratic Black Caucus of Virginia  9/14/11  4:00 pm
no discrimination Shannon Brennan  9/14/11  4:09 pm
I support the non-discrimination rules Brian Johns  9/14/11  4:16 pm
Please support anti-discrimination protections Meighan Sharp  9/14/11  4:20 pm
No discrimination in adoption! Jessica Garth  9/14/11  4:34 pm
No room for discrimination in adoption Carly  9/14/11  4:45 pm
Gay Adoption Vincent Marshall  9/14/11  4:49 pm
Do not adopt the new standards Leslie Blackburn  9/14/11  4:51 pm
Support Non-discrimination in Adoption - To do otherwise punishes children Shannon Doyle  9/14/11  4:54 pm
Preserve religious freedom Maura Hogan, Virginia adoptive parent  9/14/11  5:00 pm
Preserve religious freedom Anthony Granado  9/14/11  5:08 pm
Preserve Religious Freedom Andrew Maurer, Fairfax, VA  9/14/11  5:08 pm
Protect religious freedom & diversity Mary Burke  9/14/11  5:14 pm
Preserve religious freedom Donna Lipresti  9/14/11  5:15 pm
Everyone needs to read my story from 2001 Steven Ashenfelter - former Foster Parent  9/14/11  5:15 pm
Preserve Religious Freedom Therese Bermpohl  9/14/11  5:15 pm
Preserve Religious Freedom while providing services for child placements Susan Harris  9/14/11  5:15 pm
Protect religious liberty and the rights of prospective adoptive parents David A. Drachsler, former Vice Chair, Virginia Council on Human Rights  9/14/11  5:22 pm
Preserve religious freedom John Lorenzo  9/14/11  5:22 pm
Preserve religious freedom Shaun Kenney  9/14/11  5:28 pm
private agencies eeyore.1970@cox.net  9/14/11  5:29 pm
Board Approved Regulations Michelle Fleury  9/14/11  5:30 pm
Preserve Religious Freedom Teresa Pitts  9/14/11  5:33 pm
Preserve religious freedom Ted Pezzullo  9/14/11  5:35 pm
Preserve religious freedonm Monika Felock  9/14/11  5:41 pm
what kids need Sarah P. Burke  9/14/11  5:57 pm
Protect religous freedom Ronald Anderson  9/14/11  6:02 pm
Preserve religious freedom Matthew and Brenda Reynolds  9/14/11  6:04 pm
Preserve religious freedom - State Board of Social Services Fr Gregory Gresko, OSB, STL, Benedictine Society of Virginia  9/14/11  6:11 pm
Preserve Religious Freedom Miguel Melendez, Roman Catholic Church  9/14/11  6:12 pm
Preserve religious freedom Natalie Stilwell  9/14/11  6:15 pm
support religious freedom Dick Neves  9/14/11  6:18 pm
Don't let a child miss out on a loving home... Julia Bondurant  9/14/11  6:24 pm
Preserve religious freedom Michael V Guida  9/14/11  6:26 pm
Preserve Religious Freedom Madeleine Gorr  9/14/11  6:34 pm
preserve religious freedom Sofie Olkiewicz  9/14/11  6:36 pm
Children need good homes. Joseph Lyttle  9/14/11  6:36 pm
Support Non-discrimination!! Joey Hensberger  9/14/11  6:40 pm
Preserve Religious Freedom William G. Weiss  9/14/11  6:40 pm
jradose@comcast.net John Radosevich  9/14/11  6:47 pm
I support the adoption processes of lgbtq community Jazmin Cardoso  9/14/11  6:50 pm
Yes--regulate all medical clinics Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic Church  9/14/11  6:51 pm
Reserve Religious Freedom Lola Staples  9/14/11  6:52 pm
Preserve Religious freedom + give the benefit of a mother AND a father Joseph Douglas Ellena  9/14/11  7:00 pm
Anti-discrimination in Child Adoption Michael Gasser  9/14/11  7:01 pm
Religious Freedom Matters Susan Gretz  9/14/11  7:02 pm
Adoption Ryan Johnson, Citizen  9/14/11  7:04 pm
Both are wrong: Forcing LGBT to give to churches & forcing faith-agencies to give children to LGB Jen Veldhuyzen  9/14/11  7:09 pm
Preserve Religious Freedom Bill Reidenbach  9/14/11  7:13 pm
Preserve Religious Freedom Thomas M. Yehl  9/14/11  7:15 pm
Preserve Religious Freedon Christopher Schowalter  9/14/11  7:15 pm
Preserve religious freedom James Carlini  9/14/11  7:15 pm
preserve religious freedom Thomas E. Murphy  9/14/11  7:20 pm
Preserve Religious Freedom Marguerite Palizzi  9/14/11  7:23 pm
Same Sex Adoption Nicole Peters  9/14/11  7:23 pm
Preserve religious freedom jwilson  9/14/11  7:24 pm
Preserve religious freedom. Marsha Schmidt  9/14/11  7:25 pm
Preserve religious freedom Barbara Lizana, Holy Spirit Catholic Church, Virginia Beach, VA  9/14/11  7:28 pm
support adoption equality Isabel Castillo  9/14/11  7:32 pm
Adoption rights Laura Logan  9/14/11  7:34 pm
I support non-discrimination rules governing adoption and foster-care agencies. Don DeGeorge  9/14/11  7:35 pm
Preserve religious freedom Jennifer Meade, Citizen  9/14/11  7:50 pm
Preserve religious freedom Jonathan Elliott  9/14/11  7:55 pm
Guidelines for legal adoption. Theodore B Rutkoskie  9/14/11  7:56 pm
Preserve religious freedom Robert Lee  9/14/11  8:00 pm
Preserve Religious Freedom Frederick Pechin, retired teacher  9/14/11  8:01 pm
Preserve Religious Freedom G. Neale  9/14/11  8:11 pm
Faith-based agencies should not be forced to sacrifice their beliefs Susan Watson  9/14/11  8:20 pm
Preserve religious freedom Paul D Dore St.Johns Catholic Church Marion, VA  9/14/11  8:27 pm
Preserve religious freedom Fay-Lu Wu, Virginia Catholic Conference  9/14/11  8:57 pm
Preserve religious freedom Angela  9/14/11  9:12 pm
Preserve religious freedom Maria Vallecillo  9/14/11  9:13 pm
Preserve religious freedom John Marion McClellan  9/14/11  9:17 pm
Preserve religious freedom! Kathy Farrell, St. Ambrose Catholic Church  9/14/11  9:37 pm
good families come in many forms Jessica Lucia  9/14/11  9:49 pm
preserve religious freedom Elizabeth O'Connor  9/14/11  9:52 pm
I support antidiscrimination Tate Pannabecker  9/14/11  9:59 pm
preserve religious freedom Christa duVon  9/14/11  10:02 pm
Shoot for the ideal: a mommy AND a daddy...... Eliz Bailey  9/14/11  10:03 pm
Preserve religious freedom S. G. Reardon  9/14/11  10:03 pm
Please preserve Religious freedom Jeff kaczka  9/14/11  10:08 pm
Preserve religious freedom please R Auyeung  9/14/11  10:17 pm
Preserve Religious Freedom Frank Schwamberger  9/14/11  10:17 pm
Preserve religious freedom Jennifer Coleman  9/14/11  10:23 pm
I support anti-discrimination policies. Sandra Marr  9/14/11  10:38 pm
Preserve Freedom of Faith Based Organizations' Rights D Blomber  9/14/11  10:40 pm
Protect religious liberty and let organizations serve according to their beliefs George Meredith  9/14/11  10:44 pm
Discrimination is unAmerican Kt Fuegi  9/14/11  11:15 pm
Preserve religious freedom Laura Pahuta  9/14/11  11:29 pm
Preserve religious freedom Rebecca Ing  9/14/11  11:44 pm
Gay Adoption Laurie Larson, Self  9/15/11  12:36 am
Discrimination has no place in our great country's laws Jane Wishon, Mothers & Others VA  9/15/11  1:40 am
Queer Christin Shin (Queer Action)  9/15/11  1:48 am
Support the kids, not the church. Josh S.  9/15/11  2:03 am
Non-Discrimination trumps SOME religious objections! Robert M. Parker  9/15/11  3:17 am
Preserve religious freedom with adoption Gregory P. Lynne, DDS  9/15/11  3:38 am
Preserve religious freedom" William McLaine  9/15/11  4:53 am
Preserve religious freedom Ann McLaine  9/15/11  4:55 am
Yes for Anti-Discrimination Matthew Ostapchuk Williams, Virginia Citizen  9/15/11  5:30 am
My intolerance has a first name. It's Bologna! Jay Phillips  9/15/11  5:30 am
Preserve religious freedom Kathleen MacIndoe  9/15/11  6:50 am
Keep anti-discrimination language. Mark McIntyre, Virginia citizen  9/15/11  6:52 am
Preserve religious freedom! FRANCIS P. DILLON  9/15/11  7:15 am
Preserve Religious Freedom S. Daddezio  9/15/11  7:26 am
Preserve Religious Freedom Tamara Costello  9/15/11  7:31 am
Preserve Religious Freedom Randall Jennings  9/15/11  7:33 am
No discrimination Ed Zavada  9/15/11  7:59 am
Perserve Religious Freedom E Stone  9/15/11  8:03 am
"Preserve religious freedom" Cynthia Buttjer  9/15/11  8:10 am
religious freedom R. Francis Muench  9/15/11  8:17 am
Preserving Religious Freedom Naomi Hamby  9/15/11  8:20 am
Preserve Religious Freedom Shirley Josliin  9/15/11  8:21 am
Christian view... Michael  9/15/11  8:30 am
Please do not discriminate! Anna Ward  9/15/11  8:31 am
Mother of 4 Tina Doak  9/15/11  8:56 am
Preserve religious freedom Maria M. Cuevas, Catholic Charities  9/15/11  9:05 am
Preserve Religious Freedom Celestine Person-Green  9/15/11  9:06 am
Preserve religious freedom Michelle H. Grau  9/15/11  9:07 am
PRESERVE RELIGIOUS FREEDOM Donato Palizzi  9/15/11  9:09 am
Do not allow RACISM Teresa Seeley  9/15/11  9:19 am
Preserve religious freedom John Mills  9/15/11  9:20 am
Child Placement Lia Kelinsky  9/15/11  9:25 am
Preserve Religious Freedom Matthew Duffy, Commonwealth Catholic Charities  9/15/11  9:30 am
Preserve religious freedom Patrick Mc Farland  9/15/11  9:34 am
preserve religious freedom Angela Fortunato  9/15/11  9:34 am
I support anti-discrimination Ronnie Luethy of Winchester, Va  9/15/11  9:41 am
Preserve Religious Freedom Tom O'Neill  9/15/11  9:41 am
No Discrimination should be allowed Chris Graves  9/15/11  9:53 am
stop the discrimination Shawn Hankinson  9/15/11  9:54 am
Preserve Religious Freedom Loretta Fleming  9/15/11  9:58 am
Rational vs. Irrational Discrimination Nancy Brock, MSW Social Worker  9/15/11  10:01 am
Anti-descrimination policy for foster and adoptive families Jane Mahone  9/15/11  10:03 am
Preserve Religious Freedom John and Mary Cannarella  9/15/11  10:11 am
Pleases respect and preserve religious freedom Soledad ibar  9/15/11  10:13 am
Child placement for same gendered couples should happen! Amara Vercnocke  9/15/11  10:15 am
Preserve religious freedom Jude Miller  9/15/11  10:23 am
Support Anti-Discrimination Policies Jonnie Wright  9/15/11  10:24 am
Protect Children by Preventing Discrimination Jay Morris  9/15/11  10:27 am
NEW ADOPTION RULES Carl Wright  9/15/11  10:29 am
Preserve Religious Freedom OlgaLucia Mages  9/15/11  10:30 am
No discrimination on adoption Deborah Freed  9/15/11  10:32 am
Protect Children by Preventing Discrimination Julia Henderson  9/15/11  10:38 am
Anti-discrimination language must be retained Lara Harmon  9/15/11  10:40 am
religous freedom Diane Cates  9/15/11  10:41 am
Gay adoption/religious freedom issue Karyl Lounsbery  9/15/11  10:41 am
Preserve religious freedom Cathy Watts  9/15/11  10:50 am
No Discrimination in Adoptions or Foster Care Paris Ball, VA resident  9/15/11  11:02 am
LGBT Adoption ERIC Montesa  9/15/11  11:10 am
No place for Government discrimination when considering the best interest of children Larry Harley, Foster and Adoptive Parent  9/15/11  11:22 am
Adoptions Donna  9/15/11  11:24 am
NO discrimination is acc Becki Jayne Harrelson,  9/15/11  11:30 am
Perserve Religious Liberty Anne J.  9/15/11  11:32 am
Preserve religious freedom DJ Bieker  9/15/11  11:36 am
Preserve religious freedom Liz Molochko  9/15/11  11:36 am
Protect Potential Parents from Discrimination Kendall Martin  9/15/11  11:36 am
Look, the Emperor has no clothes! Janice Jacob  9/15/11  11:46 am
Please support Anti-Discrimination in Virginia Adoption Laws Maryann Kane  9/15/11  12:01 pm
Preserve Religious Freedom Mike Mondoro  9/15/11  12:14 pm
no brainer, no discrimination Molly McClintock  9/15/11  12:33 pm
Stop the discrimination on VA adoptions Kathy Crews  9/15/11  12:42 pm
Support for protection against discriminatino in adoption Maria Gullickson  9/15/11  12:58 pm
Do Not Discriminate Againt Gay Couples Kevin McCulloch  9/15/11  1:00 pm
Preserve Religiuos Freedom James Steska, Citizen  9/15/11  1:07 pm
Preserve Religious Freedom Frank Moncher  9/15/11  1:13 pm
licensing of child placement agencies george griffin  9/15/11  1:15 pm
Preserve religious freedom M. Christina Desmarais  9/15/11  1:29 pm
Support Anti-Discriminatory Policies Nigel Huckle  9/15/11  1:34 pm
No changes to Current Adoption regulations Marie Howell  9/15/11  1:41 pm
Support religious freedom J. Clark  9/15/11  1:44 pm
I Support Anti- Discrimination Megan Robbins, Hollins University Student  9/15/11  1:49 pm
Support for Anti-discrimination Protections Michele Buenafe  9/15/11  1:55 pm
Comment on Virgina Adoption Regulations Dianan Chen  9/15/11  1:57 pm
Preserve religious freedom William Craig  9/15/11  2:28 pm
No more discrimation J Arterbury/PFLAG  9/15/11  2:40 pm
No Discrimination for Adoption Seth Leonard  9/15/11  2:49 pm
Preserve Religious Freedom Justin Soutar  9/15/11  3:07 pm
Go with the April 20th ruling. Jeannette Lemelin, Richmond VA.  9/15/11  3:28 pm
Preserve religious freedom Thomas F. Griffin, retired  9/15/11  3:45 pm
Preserve Religious Freedom Roberta Gibson  9/15/11  3:49 pm
support of childcare Claudia M. Evans-Delora  9/15/11  3:56 pm
Preserve Religious Freedom... Joe Sebastian  9/15/11  3:59 pm
Religious freedom Arlene Stepnick, PhD  9/15/11  4:09 pm
Requirements for Household Pets Mark Spaulding, Licensed Private Placing Agency  9/15/11  4:16 pm
NO to discrimination by gender, age, religion, political beliefs, sexual orientation, & disability Rees Shearer  9/15/11  4:31 pm
DISCRIMINATION vs LAW Mark Spaulding, Licensed Private Placing Agency  9/15/11  4:50 pm
Preserve religious freedom Mr & Mrs V. Robert Tedesco  9/15/11  5:12 pm
Stop Discrimination Anna Roberts  9/15/11  5:19 pm
What century are we in? Douglas Trebor  9/15/11  5:20 pm
This has nothing to do with religious freedom... Pam Arozio  9/15/11  5:22 pm
Please end discrimination on the basis of sexual orienntation for adoption. Patrick McGarry  9/15/11  5:28 pm
PRESERVE RELIGOUS FREEDOM Thomas Landvogt  9/15/11  5:35 pm
Stop Discrimination James Fitzgerald  9/15/11  6:13 pm
Seperation of Church and State Lillian Gosnell  9/15/11  6:26 pm
Civil Rights of all Americans Faustine Settle  9/15/11  6:28 pm
Foster care and adoption regulations comment Quinisha Robertson  9/15/11  6:29 pm
Safeguard Religious Freedom in Virginia James Sprada  9/15/11  6:35 pm
I am a Catholic and I support the rights of Gays/Lesbians to adopt! Paul Savage  9/15/11  6:36 pm
Preserve religious freedom Michael Bostain  9/15/11  6:43 pm
Preserve religious freedom Joan W. Mahal, Citizen  9/15/11  7:05 pm
Preserve religious freedom Donna falls  9/15/11  7:08 pm
no discrimination Melanie Smith  9/15/11  7:30 pm
Stop Discrimination Tara Phillips  9/15/11  7:33 pm
joyzi@cox.net Roberta Joy Murray  9/15/11  7:35 pm
Love has no boundaries Kitty Chmielewski  9/15/11  7:38 pm
Stop Discrimination Lincoln Bryant  9/15/11  7:39 pm
No Discrimination in Adoptions or Foster Care Remi T  9/15/11  7:41 pm
End Discrimination for Adoption - Let Children Go To Loving Homes S. K. Schmitt  9/15/11  7:47 pm
Preserve Religious Freedom Barbara Massey  9/15/11  8:14 pm
rena2cu@hotmail.com rena  9/15/11  8:21 pm
Stop Discrimination Dave Lindsey  9/15/11  8:45 pm
Support Adoption Equality CJ Ritchie  9/15/11  9:17 pm
Preserve religious freedom Michael Stone  9/15/11  9:38 pm
Preserve Religios Freedom Walter Matthews  9/15/11  9:55 pm
Preserve religious freedom Chad  9/15/11  9:55 pm
On the whole adoption not being inclusive, but restrictive groups Bien Fajardo  9/15/11  10:12 pm
Preserve Religious Freedom Patricia A. Seiler  9/15/11  10:37 pm
No discrimination Megan Goldman  9/15/11  10:44 pm
Preserve religious freedom Mr. and Mrs. Janasiewicz  9/15/11  10:45 pm
'Equality' isn't just a math problem Alex Leigh - Reston/Richmond, VA  9/15/11  10:56 pm
hellootterr@aim.com Amanda Wilson  9/15/11  11:08 pm
A FAMILY IS A FAMILY. Period. Nicole McManamon  9/15/11  11:13 pm
Support All Types of Homes Wanda Lewis  9/16/11  12:34 am
End discrimination Mark Klein - VCU, Queer Action  9/16/11  12:36 am
Stop Discrimination Robbie Miller  9/16/11  12:48 am
preserve religious freedom Carol Wolfe  9/16/11  1:02 am
Tell a child. Ashley Hinton, VCU Student  9/16/11  1:30 am
Stop discrimination Rana Duncan-Daston  9/16/11  5:40 am
I support antidiscrimination adoption laws Kate Strauss  9/16/11  7:20 am
Discrimination hurts Virginia's children. Jara Connell  9/16/11  7:35 am
Reinstate Anti-discrimination protections Lana Wilkins  9/16/11  8:01 am
Preserve religious freedom Monica L. MacIndoe  9/16/11  8:16 am
Discrimination in adoption/foster parent regulations Ina Janet Kreps  9/16/11  8:34 am
Support Anti-Discrimination Pediatric Nurse  9/16/11  9:54 am
I support anti-discrimination regulations Timothy Dodson  9/16/11  9:56 am
Preserve religious freedom Jim Williamson  9/16/11  10:41 am
I Support Anti-Discrimination Protections James Wilson  9/16/11  10:42 am
Respect Beliefs of World Religions - Allow organizations to honor beliefs - Systemnot accept comment Kathleen Katz, STOP HATING WORLD RELIGIONS  9/16/11  10:42 am
Schools Brad Dingman  9/16/11  10:43 am
Preserve religious freedom Rev. Ramon Baez  9/16/11  11:06 am
Preserve religious freedom David J Zeigler  9/16/11  11:20 am
Preserve individuals rights and freedoms Darla Lumsford  9/16/11  11:26 am
End discrimination on adoptions. Daniel Craft  9/16/11  12:02 pm
Do not deny children from being adopted by qualified individuals based on prejudice Harvey Summers  9/16/11  12:03 pm
Help Virginia-licensed adoption and foster care agencies place children to GOOD homes! Linda McNeil  9/16/11  12:41 pm
Preserve Religous Freedom. Victor  9/16/11  1:00 pm
Support Anti-discrimination in VA Kassy Edwards  9/16/11  1:16 pm
Kudos to the State Board Evan Stouffer  9/16/11  2:04 pm
Specifically addressing the anti-discrimination statement Rebecca Ricardo, Coordinators2inc  9/16/11  2:11 pm
Restore the original protections Ryan Schell, Virginian  9/16/11  2:22 pm
Preserve Religious Freedom Mrs. Corita B. O'Brien  9/16/11  2:50 pm
Support Anti-Discrimination Protections Kat Roberson  9/16/11  3:00 pm
Our son has two mothers... La Tasha Jones  9/16/11  3:02 pm
legally allowing discrimination is a step in the wrong direction. Sarah Mizer  9/16/11  3:03 pm
Preserve Religious Freedom Rev. Kevin Walsh  9/16/11  3:05 pm
Preserve religious freedom Charles Losik  9/16/11  3:13 pm
Please end discrimination Jess Barnett  9/16/11  3:14 pm
Preserve religious freedom Annette Losik  9/16/11  3:14 pm
Stop Discrimination Tammy Zirkle  9/16/11  3:21 pm
Put children's needs first....and don't discriminate Jay Fisette, Member, Arlington County Board  9/16/11  3:27 pm
Support For Gay Parent Adoptions Jeff Mitchell  9/16/11  3:35 pm
Discrimination of same -sex couples or gender identity should not be allowed in the adoption process Shanika Whitehurst  9/16/11  3:39 pm
Protect Freedom of Conscience in Virginia Art Bennett / President & CEO Catholic Charities, Diocese of Arlington  9/16/11  3:46 pm
Children First re: Adoption Laws Michael G. Bare  9/16/11  3:49 pm
Safe, loving connections for children Erin Hansen  9/16/11  4:07 pm
cleesr@vcu.edu Sharmila Clee  9/16/11  4:17 pm
Secure loving homes is the point. Hosson Ghannam  9/16/11  4:29 pm
I support antidiscrimination for adoptions! Jay Downey, VA resident  9/16/11  4:38 pm
Protect Religious Freedom Dr. Robert J. Abbott  9/16/11  4:45 pm
Please Prohibit Discrimanation Chris Norris  9/16/11  4:51 pm
Support good parenting Kimberly Bien  9/16/11  5:23 pm
Discrimination has no place in the adoption process Jerel C. Wilmore  9/16/11  5:23 pm
I support anti discrimination protections for prospective parents. Nancy Lauff  9/16/11  5:26 pm
Bring back all of the original protections PLUS protections for transgendered individuals. Harmony Evans  9/16/11  5:41 pm
Sad commentary that this is even an issue...... PJS  9/16/11  5:46 pm
I Support Anti-Discrimination With All My Heart! Valerie Molnar  9/16/11  5:58 pm
Please add anti-discrimination protection based on sexual orientation, etc. Mark Manning, Virginia Resident  9/16/11  6:09 pm
Protect deeply held convictions William R Watts, Virginia Catholic Conference  9/16/11  6:12 pm
Children deserve loving, careing, capable homes. Lelani Fenders  9/16/11  6:26 pm
A family is a family is a family. David Delano  9/16/11  8:51 pm
Preserve Religious Freedom Rosalie Watkins Dalton  9/16/11  9:24 pm
Anti-Discrimination Caroline  9/16/11  9:48 pm
Preserve religious freedom to discriminate?? NO! Karl Levinson  9/16/11  10:11 pm
Do the Christian Thing Bob Carson  9/16/11  10:29 pm
Get over it, people. Kevin Golden  9/16/11  10:55 pm
Anti-discrimination trumps religious freedom. Julie Voit Levinson  9/16/11  11:09 pm
LGBT adoption rights robert elliott jones  9/16/11  11:42 pm
Breaking Gods Heart!!!! E.L. Jones  9/17/11  12:12 am
Policy Statements from Mainstream Organizations Supporting Lesbian and Gay Adoption Laura Elizabeth Woodson  9/17/11  6:19 am
Religious Freedom - No Food Stamps for the elderly Larry Harley  9/17/11  7:20 am
Support and Preserve Anti-Discrimnation Language for ALL Mary Kiernan-Stern, LCSW, CreativeSolutions4Change  9/17/11  7:53 am
Children need loving homes, not fear and prejudice Theodore Siedlecki, Jr, PhD, Clinical Psychologist, Charlottesville VA  9/17/11  9:11 am
I support the proposed non-discrimination provisions Peggy Layne  9/17/11  10:44 am
Different definition as to what is truly best for the children C. James  9/17/11  11:07 am
I support Anti-discriminatory legislation Darren Whitfield  9/17/11  11:10 am
Stop Discrimination. Clayton  9/17/11  11:24 am
Stop Discrimination Paul Baker  9/17/11  11:33 am
NO DISCRIMINATION FOR COUPLES OR PERSONS WANTING TO FOSTER OR ADOPT Carol Thatcher  9/17/11  11:43 am
I support anti-discrimination language to be inclusive of all. Jim Simmons  9/17/11  11:45 am
Virginia Social Services Board Adoption Rules Cheryl Scott  9/17/11  12:46 pm
I support Anti-Discrimination Policies Victoria Shampine, Virginia Resident  9/17/11  1:57 pm
"Preserving Religious Freedoms" is a false argument. Harvey Summers  9/17/11  2:18 pm
Protect Prospective Parents from Discrimination Julia Nims  9/17/11  2:26 pm
Protect Prospective Parents from Discrimination Julia Nims  9/17/11  5:36 pm
Do not adopt a regulation limiting adoptive rights Frederick S. Mittelman attorney at law  9/17/11  6:40 pm
Preserve Religious Freedom! Michele McCormack  9/17/11  7:36 pm
Discrimination rules for adoption Mike Whitehurst; Equality Virginia Board of Directors  9/17/11  8:54 pm
Preserve religious freedom Tinh Nguyen  9/17/11  9:06 pm
Preserve Religious Freedom Redmond Merrell  9/17/11  9:37 pm
Government agencies are for all...we can't pick and choose. Lou Carver  9/17/11  9:49 pm
No valid basis for discrimination- Virginians are better than this! Carole Duckett  9/17/11  9:53 pm
I OBJECT ALLOWING ANY HOMOSEXUAL TO ADOPT A CHILD INTHE STATE OF VIRGINIA Kenneth R duff  9/17/11  10:10 pm
Preserve Religious Freedom Sharon Ekstrand  9/17/11  10:26 pm
Restore protections against discrimination Sarah E. Williams  9/17/11  10:35 pm
Today the gays...tomorrow who knows Lidia Turner  9/17/11  11:50 pm
Stop Discrimination Tanika Shifflet  9/17/11  11:52 pm
protect children from perverse homosexual indoctrination Cris Hernandez - Va. citizen  9/18/11  6:49 am
End discrimination by Virginia Adoption Agencies Anthony - Virginia Resident  9/18/11  7:48 am
No Discrimination Jenn Nixon  9/18/11  8:27 am
Preserve Religious Freedom Catherine Hammerstrom  9/18/11  9:12 am
Protect Prospective Adoptive/Foster Parent and the Children They Serve Thomas Gomez  9/18/11  9:59 am
Preserve Religious Freedom T. A.  9/18/11  11:28 am
Stop Discrimination E Gibbons  9/18/11  12:01 pm
Stop Discrimination E Gibbons  9/18/11  12:01 pm
Support Antidiscriination Protection for proposed list Charmaine Preiss  9/18/11  12:10 pm
End discrimination by Virginia Adoption Agencies Vanessa Vickers, VA Resident  9/18/11  1:38 pm
End Discrimination..... Jason Harris, VA Resident  9/18/11  2:22 pm
Protect against discrimination Melinda Baumann  9/18/11  2:45 pm
Preserve Religious Freedom in Virginia and America Taylor K. Hughes  9/18/11  3:38 pm
Do not force faith-based groups to allow gay adoption! Chris Short  9/18/11  4:24 pm
No restriction Diana Guberman  9/18/11  4:41 pm
Do not allow faith-based organizations to pick and choose when Separation of state applies. Randall James  9/18/11  5:14 pm
Stop Intolerance John Cummings  9/18/11  5:24 pm
Put children first! Private citizen  9/18/11  6:16 pm
Prevent discrimination in state-licensed agencies Daniel Wille  9/18/11  6:36 pm
NO to discrimiation Kate Saacke  9/18/11  6:52 pm
Don't discriminate. Help kids find a forever home. Erin White  9/18/11  7:01 pm
Preserve Religious Freedom H. Anne McEvoy, mother, grandmother, former educator  9/18/11  7:03 pm
Stop Discrimination Jen Howser  9/18/11  7:30 pm
Preserve Religious Freedom Jay Liverman  9/18/11  7:56 pm
End Discrimination Elizabeth Mumford  9/18/11  9:03 pm
No to Discrimination Tom Rumpkin  9/19/11  1:01 am
Preserve religious freedom! Virginia B. Desimone  9/19/11  7:17 am
Preserve Religious Freedom Gary Rolla, Citizen, Voter  9/19/11  7:38 am
A free society accepts all Elizabeth Trop  9/19/11  9:21 am
preserve religious freedom Rev. Charles Miller, ofm  9/19/11  9:45 am
support anti-discrimination Foster Parent  9/19/11  10:07 am
"Preserve religious freedom" Heatwole, Milton  9/19/11  10:08 am
Preserve religious freedom Earl Gudeman  9/19/11  10:09 am
Preserve freedom and uphold integrity MARK MELANCON  9/19/11  10:10 am
Faith-based child placement Jay Smith,Cambridge Baptist Church  9/19/11  10:11 am
Protect Rights of Faith-Based Child Service Agencies Helen Moore  9/19/11  10:12 am
Preserve religious freedom Matt Oberlin  9/19/11  10:13 am
Preserve Religious Freedom Diane Reynolds  9/19/11  10:13 am
Preserve Religious Freedom Harold Diggs  9/19/11  10:18 am
Preserve Religious Freedom Linda Osby, taxpayer  9/19/11  10:23 am
Do what is best for children Melvin Adams, RENEWANATION  9/19/11  10:23 am
Preserve religious freedom John C Munday  9/19/11  10:26 am
Adoption Service Proposed Regulationas William Law  9/19/11  10:26 am
Preserve Religious Freedom Mr. & Mrs. Thomas E. Carnell  9/19/11  10:26 am
Preserve religious freedom Jane Salmon  9/19/11  10:27 am
Stop Discrimination Robbie Camp  9/19/11  10:29 am
Preserve religious freedom Roger Pogge  9/19/11  10:30 am
I support EQUAL rights for all parents Deborah Maguire  9/19/11  10:31 am
Adoption for children Barbara Tapping  9/19/11  10:31 am
Preserve Religious Freedon Marg Morris  9/19/11  10:33 am
Preserve religious freedom Kathleen Bruner  9/19/11  10:38 am
Preserve Religious Freedom David Luethy  9/19/11  10:51 am
Preserve religious freedom Ron and Joanne Brunetti  9/19/11  10:52 am
religious freedom!?!?! Deborah Maguire  9/19/11  10:53 am
Preserve religious freedom French D. Mackes, Jr.  9/19/11  10:55 am
Preserve our religious freedoms Adam and Faith Schlabach  9/19/11  10:58 am
Preserve Religious Freedom Janet Robey, Concerned Women for America  9/19/11  10:59 am
The CHILDREN MUST come FIRST! Sherry Holland  9/19/11  11:02 am
Preserve Religious Freedon Marylou  9/19/11  11:14 am
Non-discriminatory Laws of Virginia and USA Delbert L. Curtis  9/19/11  11:15 am
preseerve religious freedoms John Froehlich  9/19/11  11:20 am
In Response to Deborah Maguire Sherry Holland  9/19/11  11:22 am
Protect Conscience Rights Bill Shirley  9/19/11  11:25 am
Preserve Religous Freedom Max Porter  9/19/11  11:30 am
Preserve Religious Freedom Ruth Dale  9/19/11  11:30 am
Expand the Protections Phaedra Jackson  9/19/11  11:32 am
Preserve Religious Freedom Mary Bryant  9/19/11  11:36 am
Thank you Deborah Maguire Tammi Lynnhaven  9/19/11  11:53 am
Preserve religious freedom George Switzer  9/19/11  11:56 am
PreserveReligious Freedom Marlin W. Sharp, Landstown Community Church  9/19/11  11:57 am
preserve religious freedom cathy weeks  9/19/11  12:16 pm
preserve religious freedom cathy weeks  9/19/11  12:20 pm
Preserve religious freedom Steve Fowler  9/19/11  12:23 pm
Preserve religious freedom John Mosticone  9/19/11  12:34 pm
Preserve religious freedom Nancy S. Pendergrass, MPH, RD  9/19/11  12:35 pm
Preserve Religious Freedom Craig DiSesa  9/19/11  12:39 pm
Let churches do what they want and let the rest of us adopt kids through other organizations ben  9/19/11  12:50 pm
VA is for (some) lovers -- Don't allow VA to be for only some parents and children Shirley Cline  9/19/11  12:58 pm
This is not just about religious freedom Rob Simson  9/19/11  1:02 pm
Preserve Religious Freedom Stephen Vinson  9/19/11  1:09 pm
preserve religious freedom of faith based adoption agencies! Lynn Metzger  9/19/11  1:12 pm
Please continue to protect religious liberties in Virginia Ted Graham  9/19/11  1:26 pm
Preserve Religious Freedom Jenny Berkebile  9/19/11  1:27 pm
Don't discriminate - Save religious freedom Michael Ramey  9/19/11  1:37 pm
Preserve religious freedom Stacy Pew  9/19/11  1:59 pm
Protest Religious Freedom Judith Munday  9/19/11  2:04 pm
Regulations that would force Faith based agencies to allow adoptions to Homsexuals Audrianne Welborn  9/19/11  2:05 pm
Support Anti-Discrimination Protection Leslie Cochrane, Virginia Voter  9/19/11  2:15 pm
Preserve religious freedom Darlene Hopkins  9/19/11  2:19 pm
Preserve Religious Freedom dorothy bass  9/19/11  2:19 pm
Faith Based Child Placement Jack Lee  9/19/11  2:20 pm
No discrimination amy burns  9/19/11  2:21 pm
Preserve religious freedom Renae Leahy  9/19/11  2:43 pm
Preserve religious freedom Tonya A. Levis  9/19/11  2:49 pm
Preserve Religious Freedom Miriam Martin  9/19/11  3:08 pm
Preserve Religious Freedom Christopher Bucknerr  9/19/11  3:11 pm
Preserve religious freedom Margaret Dennis  9/19/11  3:24 pm
Adoption Jeffrey Hardison  9/19/11  3:27 pm
Preserve religious freedom Diane Enniss  9/19/11  3:35 pm
Antiquated Laws Must Be Repealed Northside MESO Club  9/19/11  4:08 pm
Preserve Religious Freedom R. N.  9/19/11  4:24 pm
Preserve religious freedom Mrs. Gerri Laird  9/19/11  4:25 pm
Preserve Religous Freedom Sharon Jones  9/19/11  4:26 pm
Protecting discrimination Bryan Collins, taxpayer  9/19/11  4:26 pm
Preserve Religous Freedom Sharon Jones  9/19/11  4:28 pm
Preserve Religious Freedom William Kahl  9/19/11  4:35 pm
Perserve religious freedom Barbara Berry  9/19/11  4:51 pm
Preserve religious freedom Tim Rowley  9/19/11  4:51 pm
Support of non-discrimination in the adoption and foster care process. John Pietras  9/19/11  4:55 pm
Preserve religious freedom Stuart Pratt  9/19/11  4:59 pm
Preserve religious freedom Vicki Jo Duncan  9/19/11  5:06 pm
Protect our rights to practice religious freedom Karen Pratt  9/19/11  5:10 pm
Preserve religious freedom William Shafer, independent voter  9/19/11  5:14 pm
Do not discriminate against Christianity and Christians. Pastor Jeff Black, Providence Reformed Presbyterian Church  9/19/11  5:18 pm
Protect religious freedom in VA Dick Dingman  9/19/11  5:51 pm
Stop Discrimination Lucinda Marks  9/19/11  5:56 pm
Stop Discrimination Roberto Gomez  9/19/11  5:57 pm
Stop Discrimination Jon Crusher  9/19/11  5:57 pm
Stop Discrimination Jame Framptor, Virginia Taxpayer  9/19/11  5:58 pm
Stop Discrimination Sara Torres  9/19/11  5:59 pm
Stop Discrimination Jeffry Harrison  9/19/11  6:00 pm
Stop Discrimination Frank Bell  9/19/11  6:00 pm
Preserve religious freedom Sheryl Smith  9/19/11  6:12 pm
Preserve religious freedom Sean Henderson  9/19/11  6:20 pm
Preserve Religious Freedom Wendell Brown, Arlington, VA  9/19/11  6:25 pm
Preserve religious freedom D'Arcy L McGreer  9/19/11  6:39 pm
Oppose discrimination against faith-based child placement agencies Ken and Shirley Zenzel  9/19/11  6:45 pm
Preserve religious freedom Rick Tropp  9/19/11  7:00 pm
Preserve religious freedom Joyce Young  9/19/11  7:08 pm
Religious Freedom with Adoptions Danny Blalock  9/19/11  7:15 pm
Religious Freedom with Adoptions Danny Blalock  9/19/11  7:15 pm
Regulating Faith based adoption agencies bob lanier  9/19/11  7:23 pm
Preserve religious freedom Werner A. Lind  9/19/11  7:29 pm
Preserve religious freedom Regina  9/19/11  7:30 pm
Religious Freedom with Adoptions Danny Blalock  9/19/11  7:31 pm
Consider the Children Mona Openbrier  9/19/11  7:31 pm
Preserve religious freedom Melissa Szulkowski  9/19/11  7:31 pm
Preserve religious freedom! This is not about discrimination, religious freedom.please preserve! Regina  9/19/11  7:34 pm
;Protect religous liberty Marilyn Knopp  9/19/11  8:20 pm
Preserve religious freedom Jane Ackiss  9/19/11  8:22 pm
Preserve Religious Freedom Peggy Samuels  9/19/11  8:25 pm
Preserve religious freedom Ellie Gudeman  9/19/11  8:36 pm
All Freedom is important not only religious freedom Arlene Ratner  9/19/11  8:47 pm
Adoption - what is the real goal? Kathy Pietras  9/19/11  8:49 pm
Preserve religious freedom Patricia Suarez  9/19/11  8:56 pm
The Separaton of Church and State Robert Oliver  9/19/11  9:00 pm
Preserve religious freedom Gert Quinn  9/19/11  9:04 pm
Preserve Religious Freedom! Mary Weaver Mann  9/19/11  9:29 pm
Who can be adoptive parents... Peggy Greenberg, Peggy Greenberg Training and Consulting  9/19/11  10:10 pm
Discrimination and Adoption... Michelle Jezycki  9/19/11  10:30 pm
Preserve religious freedom Cathy Tankersley  9/19/11  10:44 pm
Preserve Religious Freedom Susan St.Clair  9/19/11  11:02 pm
"Preserve religious freedom" Jerry Samotis  9/19/11  11:03 pm
Religious Freedom Should Prevail Marybeth  9/19/11  11:10 pm
Please preserve religious freedom in adoptions EM Buckles(self)  9/19/11  11:38 pm
Preserve religious freedom Dante Nava  9/20/11  1:26 am
Sad it had come down to this... Linda Dunn  9/20/11  2:41 am
Stop Discrimination Raul Lopez  9/20/11  2:42 am
Stop Discrimination Terry Smith  9/20/11  2:42 am
Stop Discrimination Jimmy Tank  9/20/11  2:43 am
No Discrimination Salena Dirkson  9/20/11  2:43 am
Preserve religious freedom Michael Bohlman  9/20/11  4:37 am
Preserve Religious Freedom- do not discriminate against faith based child placement agencies. HelenMar Williamson, teacher Salem Montessori School  9/20/11  6:03 am
Faith based adoption agencies Michael N Getsi  9/20/11  6:25 am
Stop Discrimination Claudia Turner  9/20/11  6:43 am
Preserve Religious Freedom Barbara Kerns, Citizen of Midlothian, Virginia  9/20/11  7:17 am
preserve religious freedom Beverly Pheifer  9/20/11  7:18 am
Preserve Religious Freedom Julie Zackrisson  9/20/11  7:26 am
Proposed regulations are a violation. Lynda Bright, Virginia resident  9/20/11  7:41 am
Preserve religious freedom Norman Schulze, tax paying citizen of Virgiinia  9/20/11  8:05 am
Preserve religious freedom. Cynthia Mutscheller  9/20/11  8:39 am
Proposed regulation a violation Patti  9/20/11  9:03 am
Preserve Religious Freedom Helen Vinson  9/20/11  9:07 am
Preserve religious freedom John Gomez  9/20/11  9:08 am
No Privilege or Immunity (Right) To Adopt Non-Family Member's Child David Alan Carmichael, Freedom Ministries  9/20/11  10:05 am
Preserve Religious Freedom Ronald M. Reese  9/20/11  10:06 am
Preserve Religious Freedom Charles G. Kerns  9/20/11  10:09 am
Preserve Religious Freedom Barbara Kerns,  9/20/11  10:13 am
Religious Freedom Alan Spear  9/20/11  10:46 am
PRESERVE RELIGIOUS FREEDOM Ann L. Flynn  9/20/11  11:04 am
Don't be Massachusetts Jennie  9/20/11  11:42 am
Preserve Religious Freedom M. Newton; Social Worker, past work with crisis pregnancies and homeless  9/20/11  11:50 am
Stop Discrimination Dell Ritter  9/20/11  11:59 am
Stop Discrimination Robert Hopkins  9/20/11  12:00 pm
Stop Discrimination Teresa Compton  9/20/11  12:01 pm
Preserve religious freedom Jessica Bruno  9/20/11  12:18 pm
From the perspective of a treatment professional and a parent. Jim Lawrence  9/20/11  12:18 pm
Have you ever... Carrie Struthers  9/20/11  12:31 pm
Preserve religious freedom Rev. Christopher Vaccaro  9/20/11  1:06 pm
Do not discriminate against religious freedom Rev Timothy Harris, T.O.R.  9/20/11  1:15 pm
Stop discrimination Ashley Goncalves  9/20/11  1:29 pm
Preserve Religious Freedom Marie Riedel  9/20/11  1:40 pm
Preserve Religious Freedom William Heipp  9/20/11  1:59 pm
PRESERVE RELIGOUS FREEDOM LYNN  9/20/11  2:03 pm
PRESERVE RELIGIOUS FREEDOM Fr. Frederick Edlefsen, Catholic Campus Ministry-UMW  9/20/11  2:18 pm
LGBT Adoption Vickie Linkous  9/20/11  2:35 pm
Pro - Liberty of Christian faith Dana M.  9/20/11  3:01 pm
What is best for the child.... Jack Scheible  9/20/11  3:39 pm
"Preserve religious freedom" Marianne Mazzatenta  9/20/11  4:12 pm
Don't Legalize Discrimination Mike Goldstein  9/20/11  4:45 pm
Violation of religious freedom Anne Polcha  9/20/11  4:49 pm
PRESERVE RELIGIOUS FREEDOM Janice M. Fadeley  9/20/11  4:56 pm
Yes it is a conspiracy to open up homosexual adoption agencies! D Smith  9/20/11  5:01 pm
Stop Discrimination Lincoln West  9/20/11  5:02 pm
Stop Discrimination Mable Dryer  9/20/11  5:02 pm
Stop Discrimination Roger Heimmerman  9/20/11  5:03 pm
Stop Discrimination Lee Zantick  9/20/11  5:03 pm
Stop Discrimination Fred Sullivan  9/20/11  5:04 pm
Stop Discrimination Kareem M  9/20/11  5:23 pm
Preserve Religious Freedom Kenneth LeRoy  9/20/11  6:00 pm
ban discrimination, support children Jim deButts  9/20/11  6:04 pm
Preserve Religious Freedom Betty O'Neal  9/20/11  6:46 pm
Preserve Religious Freedom Stephen Wright  9/20/11  7:13 pm
Preserve Religious Freedom S. A. Coons  9/20/11  7:14 pm
private adoption Jerry Keith  9/20/11  7:15 pm
Don't force faith-based groups to violate their Constitutional right to freedom of religion jonathan mcgowen  9/20/11  7:31 pm
Stop Discrimination Bill Hutron  9/20/11  8:15 pm
Stop Discrimination Henry Edmunds  9/20/11  8:17 pm
Stop Discrimination Jimmy Miller  9/20/11  8:17 pm
Virginia's needs anti-discrimination Heather Garrett, child welfare social worker  9/20/11  8:33 pm
Preserve religious freedom Karen Poteet  9/20/11  8:40 pm
Preserve Religious Freedom George W. Almond Jr.  9/20/11  9:04 pm
Stop Discrimination Shanika Reynolds  9/20/11  9:21 pm
Priority One: Protect the children first! Chuck, VA citizen  9/20/11  9:22 pm
Stop Discrimination Victor Lewis  9/20/11  9:25 pm
Believe what you want Chuck but your kind is more dangerous to our children. Daniel Strummings  9/20/11  9:32 pm
Stop Intolerance Larry O'Reilly  9/20/11  9:34 pm
Protecting Religious Liberty Tracy A. Frelk, student  9/20/11  9:34 pm
Do not permit discrimination in child placement Kristin Vogt  9/20/11  9:38 pm
Preserve religious freedom Katherine Ramos  9/20/11  9:42 pm
Do not discriminate against Christian organizations. Sandy Garst  9/20/11  9:49 pm
Preserve religious liberty Justine Riley  9/20/11  10:04 pm
reject the proposed regulation that would discriminate against faith-based child placement agencies Leslie Blackwell  9/20/11  10:27 pm
Adoption in VA Elizabeth Martinez  9/20/11  11:12 pm
Adoption Kachina Oxendine, Virginia Resident  9/20/11  11:28 pm
Preserve Religious Liberty Northern Virginian  9/20/11  11:36 pm
Stop Discrimination Rene Timms  9/21/11  2:26 am
Religious Liberties and Government do not mix Jack Donner  9/21/11  2:29 am
Retain Current guidelines Laura  9/21/11  5:33 am
Preserve Religious Freedom Thomas Pietras  9/21/11  7:15 am
Preserve Religious Freedom Anita Dean  9/21/11  8:07 am
Preserve Religious Freedom! Jeff D  9/21/11  8:26 am
Protect Religious Freedom Karen Caravas  9/21/11  8:50 am
Stop Discrimination Lynn Moore  9/21/11  8:52 am
Adoption agencies Lisa D'Alia  9/21/11  9:06 am
Stop Discrimination Paul Watson  9/21/11  9:09 am
Preserve religious freedom Marcy Kozlowski  9/21/11  9:13 am
Interesting comment about gay life expectancy Lisa but misleading... Maryanne Depasquale  9/21/11  9:16 am
Private agencies should be able to adhere to their values Lynn Lehman  9/21/11  9:20 am
Children should live in loving homes. Period. Sarah Wholey, Virginia resident  9/21/11  9:38 am
Children DESERVE a mother and a father kathy goodfellow  9/21/11  9:59 am
Recommendations regarding adoption rules in the Commonwealth of Virginia Jonathan Mohr, University of Maryland, College Park  9/21/11  10:05 am
I Support Catholic Charities F. Fee  9/21/11  10:18 am
Do Not discriminate against religious freedom/persons Ramon Dominguez  9/21/11  10:33 am
Preserve Religious Freedom Greg  9/21/11  10:37 am
Perserve Religious Freedom Claude Parent  9/21/11  10:38 am
Preserve Religious Freedom Thomas F. Griffin, Retired  9/21/11  10:44 am
Change in the adoption rules Eugene M. Dwyer  9/21/11  11:11 am
Preserve Religious and Individual Liberty Daniel Cotter  9/21/11  11:14 am
Preserve Religious Liberty Rev. John P. Peterson, YA  9/21/11  11:17 am
Preserve religious freedom Gail Nittle  9/21/11  11:26 am
protect freedom of conscience Jason Weber  9/21/11  11:31 am
Equal Protection for Adoptive Parents and Children Jenna Nassrah  9/21/11  12:00 pm
Uphold the current adoption regulations Dolores Wisecarver, A Woman's Choice Crisis Pregnancy Center  9/21/11  12:05 pm
no discrimination in adoption, please Anna Mann  9/21/11  12:14 pm
Preserve Religious Freedom Deborah Mitchell  9/21/11  12:25 pm
Equal Rights for Adoptive Parents and Children Kerry Hilliard  9/21/11  12:28 pm
I Oppose Same Sex Couples' Adoption D Berlin  9/21/11  12:29 pm
I support Anti Discrimination protections for prospective parents Katie Hutchins  9/21/11  12:34 pm
Give a Child a Mother AND a Father C Shepherd  9/21/11  12:44 pm
Children first, discrimination last.... Kelly VandenBosche  9/21/11  1:31 pm
Uphold religious liberty and keep the current regulations Cindy Hart  9/21/11  1:32 pm
adoption/faith based Kathleen St.Germain, citizen  9/21/11  1:41 pm
Uphold Religious liberty Joayn Bahr  9/21/11  1:47 pm
Keep Current Adoption Regulations in Place Christopher Hart  9/21/11  1:51 pm
Religious freedom Bill Walker-citizen  9/21/11  2:10 pm
Defeat Tyranny, Uphold Liberty - For 22VAC40-131-170 as now worded Constitution Party of Virginia  9/21/11  2:34 pm
Preserve Religious Freedoms---and do not discriminate against them. Erma Cox  9/21/11  3:20 pm
All children deserve a loving home Katherine from Vienna, Vienna  9/21/11  3:38 pm
Protect religious liberty Rev James Hudgins  9/21/11  3:42 pm
Anti-discrimination Sarah Young  9/21/11  4:01 pm
Allow Same-Sex Adoption Now! Matthew Sullivan  9/21/11  4:08 pm
I support anti-discrimination protections for prospective parents Rebecca Barath  9/21/11  4:13 pm
Protect religious freedom Raquel Ekarius  9/21/11  4:13 pm
Preserve Religious Freedom Barbara Thornton  9/21/11  4:56 pm
I support freedom of religious belief. Mary Frances Moriarty Falls Church resident  9/21/11  6:25 pm
Don't throw out the babies with the bath water! Jonathan Doerly  9/21/11  6:29 pm
Preserve Religious Freedom J Stephens  9/21/11  6:29 pm
Don't change the regulation Jim Wagner  9/21/11  6:46 pm
Adoption Regulations Janet Qualters, Parishioner, St. James Catholic Church  9/21/11  8:19 pm
Keep current adoption regulations in place M. Starr, Falls Church  9/21/11  8:27 pm
Preserve Religous Faith David Wheatley  9/21/11  8:33 pm
Preserve Religious Freedom Mike Tipton  9/21/11  8:40 pm
Love and kindness religion preventing children from having loving homes??? Kerry Hilliard  9/21/11  8:41 pm
Put the children first! dont deny fosters as a result of discrimination Erin Monahan  9/21/11  9:00 pm
Discrimination has no place anywhere! Lauren Ware  9/21/11  10:14 pm
Kids Genetically Wired to Need Mom and Dad S Dorham, Adoptive Parent  9/21/11  10:50 pm
Preserve religious freedom Mary Mack  9/21/11  10:58 pm
Religious Beliefs Must Be Respected, too Carol Anne Jones  9/22/11  2:21 am
If they are able to raise the child in a loving and safe home, they should be able to adopt. Vanessa Clayberg, VCU Queer Action, United Secular Alliance  9/22/11  2:23 am
Protect Rights of Faith-Based Child Services Agencies Paul and Sandy Pierson  9/22/11  6:25 am
Fairth based rights Anita Clark  9/22/11  7:43 am
The Virginia Board of Social Services Should Not Allow Discrimination by Adoption Agencies Hilary Eckberg  9/22/11  10:12 am
Time to enter modern society and leave the dark ages regarding gay parents. Robert W Bohall, UUCF, ACLU, VA CURE, Citizen and taxpayer of Fairfax City  9/22/11  10:12 am
Forbid private adoption agencies from discriminating against prospective adoptive parents based on g Christopher R Kunkel  9/22/11  10:19 am
No need to discrimminate - loving parents and a stable family are all that is required Amber Brister, studdent  9/22/11  10:22 am
CHILDREN NEED LOVING HOMES Mary-Ellen Crowe  9/22/11  10:28 am
Revisions to Adoption Regulations R. G. Wilkinson  9/22/11  10:31 am
Restore anti-discrimination provisions Stephen Vandivere  9/22/11  10:33 am
In support of 22 VAC 40-131-170B as approved by the State Board of Social Services, April Tom Stalzer  9/22/11  10:46 am
Trans-racial adoption must be open Flemming Heegaard  9/22/11  11:14 am
Prevent discrimination by adoption agencies FA Hurley  9/22/11  11:21 am
Religious bigotery M L Stiff  9/22/11  11:23 am
Adoption Amy Cannon, Citizen of VA  9/22/11  11:30 am
loving homes for all children include those with gay and lesbian parents. Teri Beasley  9/22/11  11:32 am
Protect Faith Based Groups Mike Spicer  9/22/11  11:36 am
Preserve Religious Freedom! Peter Nassetta  9/22/11  11:57 am
Religious Freedoms = Special Interest Group Malcom Zalcon  9/22/11  12:15 pm
Preserve religious freedom James Enniss  9/22/11  12:41 pm
New Regulations for private adaption agencies Kenneth Johnson  9/22/11  1:16 pm
A loving home is the most important thing Jean Elliott, citizen of the Commonwealth  9/22/11  1:38 pm
Support Freedom of Religion and Conscience in VA Katie Walker  9/22/11  1:42 pm
Give a Child a Mom AND a Dad Alan Holmer  9/22/11  1:46 pm
Stop Discrimination... against God, religion, morals and consciencious objectors ! Andrea Miller  9/22/11  2:04 pm
Preserve religious freedom Kate Higbee  9/22/11  3:22 pm
Preserve Religious Freedom Deborah Mitchell  9/22/11  3:27 pm
Preserve Religious Freedom Deborah Mitchell  9/22/11  3:39 pm
Preserve Religious Freedom! Dean Welty, Valley Family Forum  9/22/11  3:41 pm
protect religious freedom Ted Ku  9/22/11  3:51 pm
Discrimination with Virginia Adoption process is against "the right to a loving home" Lisa - Human Rights Advocate and RN - Strasburg, VA  9/22/11  3:56 pm
Preserve religious freedom D P Ward  9/22/11  4:09 pm
Please Protect Rights of Faith-Based Child Service Agencies Cindi Fortin  9/22/11  4:13 pm
Department of Social Services Jennessa Durney  9/22/11  4:39 pm
Support equality and loving parents for children Frank Bellamy  9/22/11  5:08 pm
Keep current adoption regulations in place. Mary Ann Horton, Falls Church, VA  9/22/11  5:19 pm
Faith-Based Adoption and Child Placement Eleanor Reale  9/22/11  5:19 pm
Support antidiscrimination rules for adoption agencies Brian Bills, Private Citizen  9/22/11  5:47 pm
End Discrimination in Virginia Raymond Prince  9/22/11  6:06 pm
Support of Faith-based Adoptive Agencies Laura Ottaviano  9/22/11  6:20 pm
fcarln@comcast.net Francis Nassetta, League of Catholic Voters  9/22/11  6:23 pm
Don't force adoption agencies (e.g., Catholic Charities) to violate their religious principles Melissa, Virginia citizen  9/22/11  6:32 pm
preserve religious freedom Ruth A Ku  9/22/11  7:00 pm
Let's be fair Helen Dickey  9/22/11  7:17 pm
Preserve Religious Freedom Stephen Vaccaro  9/22/11  7:25 pm
Children need one mom and one dad in order to be healthy Kathryn Weber  9/22/11  7:29 pm
Please Don't Allow Adoption Agencies to Discriminate Allen Irwin  9/22/11  8:08 pm
The adoption debate Rev. Travis Witt  9/22/11  9:04 pm
Support anti-discrimination policies in adoption agencies Andrea Martens  9/22/11  9:14 pm
Whatsoever a Man Soweth, That Shall He Also Reap J. Trent Corbett  9/22/11  9:15 pm
Adoption Agencies Servicing the State Should Not Discriminate Jeremy Speck  9/22/11  9:25 pm
Preserve religious freedom John Sayerz  9/22/11  10:12 pm
Stop Discrimination Lewis Anderson  9/22/11  10:16 pm
Discrimination against children L. Kearns  9/22/11  10:54 pm
Discrimination in ANY form is wrong Katherine Hix  9/22/11  11:02 pm
End Discrimination Now Maheen Shahid  9/22/11  11:06 pm
Preserve religious freedom matt troy  9/22/11  11:10 pm
Preserve Religious Freedom = more adoptions Jared Mach  9/22/11  11:44 pm
Stop Discrimination Michelle Drutherson  9/23/11  1:48 am
Stop Discrimination Rasheem Turner  9/23/11  1:49 am
Bigotry is alive and thriving in Virginia Lester Norman  9/23/11  1:57 am
Adoption Discrimination SarahCarr  9/23/11  7:58 am
Regarding Adoption Policies JoEllen Murphy  9/23/11  8:34 am
Please preserve religious freedom Mike, Virginia resident  9/23/11  8:56 am
Freedom of Conscience in Virginia Ramon Baez  9/23/11  9:09 am
What is really going on here? Ray Hopkins  9/23/11  10:23 am
conscience protections for faith based agencies. Christian P. Maimone, Virginia resident  9/23/11  10:24 am
Adoption,Foster Care ActionThe State Board M Llew Roberts  9/23/11  10:41 am
PRESERVE RELIGIOUS FREEDOM Suzanne Murray  9/23/11  10:44 am
Adoption - Keep April 20 approval Paul Reynolds  9/23/11  11:02 am
Preserve Religious Freedom Lyn Sisk  9/23/11  11:12 am
Adoption Agencies Julie Maimone, VA Resident  9/23/11  11:28 am
Don't discriminate - it only harms children and families Austin Smith, McLean VA  9/23/11  11:35 am
Anti-discrimination Sandra Alm  9/23/11  12:04 pm
Preserve Religious Freedom Colin Davis  9/23/11  12:07 pm
I support 22VAC40-131-170 Darlene Dolbey  9/23/11  1:54 pm
There can be both if the rules stand as is Abbie Cornwall  9/23/11  2:03 pm
Adoption AnnMArie Hicks  9/23/11  2:37 pm
Preserve religious freedom William Campbell  9/23/11  3:16 pm
Regulatory Code must remain intact! Ellen Adamson  9/23/11  4:10 pm
Preserve Religious Freedom Chris Freund, The Family Foundation of Virginia  9/23/11  4:12 pm
protect conscience rights Michele Allen  9/23/11  5:15 pm
as a VA citizen, please hear my request for no discrimination Meghan Andrews  9/23/11  6:31 pm
as a VA citizen, please hear my request for no discrimination Meghan Andrews  9/23/11  6:36 pm
Families are those with the heart to give! Brian  9/23/11  7:28 pm
Please preserve religious freedom Jocelyn Coker  9/23/11  7:41 pm
Preserve Religious Freedom Brenda Kline  9/23/11  8:52 pm
I oppose allowing discrimination in adoption Heather Trout, DVM  9/23/11  9:02 pm
don't discriminate! Kathleen V O'Keefe  9/23/11  9:07 pm
Preserve Religious Freedom Michael R.  9/23/11  9:37 pm
current 22VAC40-131-170 E J Garst  9/23/11  10:50 pm
I Support Anti-Discrimination Protections in Child Placement Decisions Brandon Leonard, private citizen  9/23/11  11:43 pm
No further change to the April 20 regulations Nancy Allard, Virginia resident  9/24/11  8:04 am
Preserve religious freedom Audrey Kasenge  9/24/11  8:42 am
Preserve religious freedom Gerard A. Souser, Jr.  9/24/11  9:12 am
support ant-discrimination Margery  9/24/11  9:29 am
I support 22VAC40-131-170 Gail Gutschmidt  9/24/11  10:16 am
Please preserve religious freedom J. Mantooth  9/24/11  10:20 am
Children need homes! Katie Brents  9/24/11  11:14 am
oppose adoption for homosexual couples ( or singles) Ray Archer, private citizen  9/24/11  11:24 am
I support anti-discrimination policies Paul Pisano  9/24/11  12:22 pm
Preserve Religious Freedom Donna Armstrong  9/24/11  12:56 pm
Preserve religious freedom. Linda Bannister  9/24/11  12:59 pm
Religious freedom Debbie Taylor  9/24/11  1:10 pm
Freedom to practice my faith Linda Perry  9/24/11  1:24 pm
Children as pawns in the LGBT adoption war Helen M., Attorney  9/24/11  1:40 pm
Children Need Good Homes William Stewart, teacher, school head  9/24/11  1:59 pm
Preserve religious freedom Carl Williams  9/24/11  2:06 pm
Loving parents are good parents regardless of orientation Holly Gordon  9/24/11  2:26 pm
Preserve religious freedom Charlie  9/24/11  2:26 pm
virginia children should be placed with people that love them amy mccullough  9/24/11  2:30 pm
Preserve religious freedom Harold Roberts  9/24/11  3:09 pm
Religious freedom for adoption agencies Diane Winston  9/24/11  4:04 pm
Preserve Religious Freedom louantha kerr  9/24/11  4:42 pm
Preserve religious freedom Minh Thieng Le  9/24/11  8:41 pm
Preserve Religious Freedom Claudia Brown  9/24/11  9:01 pm
Put children first Stephen Guy  9/24/11  9:53 pm
Adoption Regulations Brian Lutenegger  9/24/11  11:01 pm
No matter how you color it discrimination is just that Remy Falk  9/24/11  11:09 pm
New regs asking for a lawsuit Ben Bierly  9/24/11  11:16 pm
Religious freedom folks get your facts straight Roger Stephens  9/24/11  11:22 pm
Preserve Religious Freedom Henry R. Dubois, Virginia Citizen  9/25/11  1:06 am
Stop Descrimination Linda Hope  9/25/11  10:31 am
Stop hate Daniel Greene  9/25/11  10:58 am
Gay adoption Claire Hollady  9/25/11  11:10 am
Allow Adoptions to All Couples Shay Seaborne  9/25/11  11:10 am
Many birthparents & prospective adoptive parents hold these beliefs as well, and they have every r Mary Helgeson Arlington Resident [Aptopted]  9/25/11  12:29 pm
Preserve religious freedom Christopher Arney  9/25/11  12:52 pm
Preserve religious freedom Christopher Arney  9/25/11  12:54 pm
Private adoption agencies contracted by the State MUST respect State laws and regulations John Deal  9/25/11  1:22 pm
22VAC40-131-170 T. M.  9/25/11  2:36 pm
Preserve Religious Freedom Amanda Schutt  9/25/11  3:34 pm
Supporting non-discrimination Adam Parsons, OTR/L  9/25/11  3:37 pm
Pherbert5@gmail.com Pam  9/25/11  4:14 pm
Preserve religious freedom Bunnie Poyser  9/25/11  6:09 pm
Gay marriage and adoption Linda Spirio  9/25/11  6:10 pm
Preserve religious freedom Lorraine Hartsock  9/25/11  6:32 pm
Preserve religious freedom Diana Martin  9/25/11  6:53 pm
22VAC40-131-170 Adoption Regulation Mary Tait  9/25/11  7:41 pm
Children First Amanda Bevel  9/25/11  7:47 pm
I support the protection of potential parents from discrimination. Kristen Lentz  9/25/11  9:26 pm
Preserve Religious Freedom J Lee  9/25/11  10:16 pm
Choice in adoption benefits birthfamiles as well as adoptive parents. Shandra Beavers, waiting adoptive parent  9/25/11  11:22 pm
Preserve religious freedom J M Murphy  9/26/11  12:08 am
I do not support discrimination Fred Masters  9/26/11  1:39 am
Protect the children and parents/agencies freedoms Terry Fowler  9/26/11  8:07 am
Faith-based child service agencies Nan Chandler  9/26/11  8:18 am
Opposed to the agenda d curtis  9/26/11  8:35 am
Against any changes kim c  9/26/11  8:48 am
Preserve religious freedom Janet Feguson  9/26/11  8:58 am
No funding for those who discriminate Linda  9/26/11  9:21 am
Preserve Religious Freedom Jim Updyke, none  9/26/11  10:12 am
Support Non-Discrimination James Edward "Ted" Heck, Board Member for Virginia Anti-Violence Project  9/26/11  10:33 am
Preserve Religious Freedom Neal Cummings  9/26/11  11:03 am
All children deserve a loving family and a safe place to call home Laurel Maestas  9/26/11  11:23 am
Religious Freedom and Non-Discrimination Ana  9/26/11  11:32 am
Support non Discrimination in Adoption Lawrence  9/26/11  11:58 am
Discrimination in child adoption Alisa Thomson  9/26/11  12:10 pm
Republican opposed to discrinimation Peter M. Borromeo Esq.  9/26/11  12:18 pm
Protect the Rights of Private Agencies Alison H.  9/26/11  12:26 pm
Preserve religious freedom Board Member of VAIB and Pastor of Engleside Baptist Church  9/26/11  12:37 pm
Freedom of Conscience for Faith-Based Adoption Agencies Mr and Mrs Franklin Debrot  9/26/11  1:16 pm
Preserve Virginia's Religious Freedom Cameron Cloud; Pastor, Hatcher Baptist Church; Board Member VAIB  9/26/11  1:43 pm
Preserve religious freedom Judy Ownby  9/26/11  2:20 pm
Preserve Religious Freedom Dr. Jerry Kroll, Sr. Pastor at Heritage Baptist Church & Bd Member of ABWE  9/26/11  2:55 pm
I support anti-discrimination. Let religious freedoms be free IN CHURCH where they belong. Charles Cassels  9/26/11  3:08 pm
Faith-Based Organization Pastor Don Hawkins Clintwood Bible Church  9/26/11  3:25 pm
Preserve Religious Freedom Sher Aker  9/26/11  4:07 pm
Preserve Religious Freedom Pastor Troy Thacker, Grace Baptist Church, Orange VA 22960  9/26/11  4:18 pm
Preserve Religious Freedom Russell  9/26/11  4:47 pm
Preserve religious freedom Frances  9/26/11  4:53 pm
Preserve religious freedom Bill & Patty Willhite  9/26/11  5:09 pm
Preserve Religious freedom Brehana Mortellaro  9/26/11  5:42 pm
Allow gay families to adopt children. Emily Williams  9/26/11  6:05 pm
Balancing rights and freedoms Todd Gillette  9/26/11  6:08 pm
Preserve religious freedom Rick McCormack  9/26/11  7:16 pm
Please Preserve Religious Freedom! Tom Grodek  9/26/11  7:23 pm
Preserve Religious Freedom David Luethy  9/26/11  7:27 pm
support Eddie Baird (Knights of Columbus)  9/26/11  7:46 pm
Discrimination is wrong! Jay  9/26/11  7:47 pm
I support anti-discrimination Monika Merk  9/26/11  7:48 pm
equality for all young democrats  9/26/11  7:49 pm
Stop discrimination right now! Dylan Kean, Young Democrats at VCU  9/26/11  7:53 pm
Two parent households are better than one Vicki Yeroian  9/26/11  7:56 pm
Please ban discrimination in adoption Joshua Rellick  9/26/11  7:57 pm
Preserve Religious Freedom Frankie Branham  9/26/11  8:25 pm
Remove Discrimination from Adoption Regulations Judy Blumberg  9/26/11  8:33 pm
Preserve religious freedom Daniel T. Green  9/26/11  9:08 pm
Adoption Regulations Bobby Foster, Jr.  9/26/11  9:35 pm
Preserve religious freedom Debbie  9/26/11  9:49 pm
Support Antidiscrimination Michael D. Berger  9/26/11  10:15 pm
Preserve Religious Freedom Mike Wolfe  9/26/11  10:19 pm
Pro-Children L. Holmes  9/26/11  11:59 pm
Restortation of protections against discrimination in foster care and adoptive services Dr and Mrs E.B. Hodge  9/27/11  9:22 am
Protect My Religious Freedoms Chris Hill  9/27/11  9:22 am
Restortation of protections against discrimination in foster care and adoptive services Dr and Mrs E.B. Hodge  9/27/11  9:23 am
Preserve religious freedom Jim  9/27/11  10:14 am
Preserve religious freedom Paul Kitchen  9/27/11  11:40 am
Preserve Religious Freedom Jerry Liebert  9/27/11  11:43 am
Preserve religious freedom Lynn Cloud  9/27/11  11:52 am
Preserve religious freedom Mark Mays - Pastor, Grace Baptist Church  9/27/11  12:00 pm
Protect Faith-based Agencies Dwain  9/27/11  12:14 pm
Protect Religious Freedom Andrew Flusche  9/27/11  12:51 pm
Freedom of Religion is not Discrimination Lisa G.  9/27/11  1:16 pm
Please continue to protect religious freedoms Pastor Gene Ballance, Faith Baptist Church  9/27/11  1:27 pm
Preserve Religious Freedom Mary Kay Sullivan  9/27/11  1:37 pm
Preserve Religious Freedom D. Moore  9/27/11  1:38 pm
Preserve Religious Freedom Nancy Meadows  9/27/11  2:19 pm
Preserve religious freedom Janet Vandenburgh  9/27/11  2:30 pm
Preserve religious freedom Erin Hurt  9/27/11  2:38 pm
Preserve religious freedom Josh Hurt  9/27/11  2:40 pm
Please do not force the queering of America onto private and religious organizations Matt Marrazzo  9/27/11  3:04 pm
preserve religious freedom Ryan Flanders, Board Member of the Virginia Assembly of Independent Baptist  9/27/11  3:39 pm
Preserving Religious Freedom does not equal discrimination MacKenzie Murphy  9/27/11  3:45 pm
Private agencies adoption regulations. Scott Price, Public Policy Director, Alliance for Progressive Values.  9/27/11  4:28 pm
Please do not allow discrimination against faith-based placement agencies Brianne Clemmer  9/27/11  5:23 pm
Changing Policy will "Decrease" adoption possibilities Robert Farthing  9/27/11  5:53 pm
Preserve religious freedom Dan MacAvoy, pastor Hanover Baptist Church, board Virginia Baptist College  9/27/11  8:11 pm
Preserve religious freedom Annie Varney  9/27/11  8:49 pm
Preserve religious freedom David Goosman  9/27/11  8:56 pm
Preserve religious freedom Jason Goosman  9/27/11  9:02 pm
Perserve Reglious Freedom Stanley Couvillon - Retired  9/28/11  6:12 am
Preserve religious freedom Emily Minter  9/28/11  7:45 am
Preserve religious freedom Jeremy Minter  9/28/11  7:46 am
Allow faith-based organizations to follow their principles regarding adoption. Christine M. Baron  9/28/11  8:31 am
Perserve Religious Freedom V. Wilson  9/28/11  8:32 am
Preserve Religious Freedom Sue Lyons, Mother of six, daughter of adoptee  9/28/11  9:41 am
Preserve religious freedom Brian Wharry  9/28/11  10:00 am
Preserve Religious Freedom Jana Owens  9/28/11  10:19 am
Preserve religious freedom Joy Evans  9/28/11  10:41 am
Preserve Religious Freedom J Michaud  9/28/11  11:02 am
Preserve religious freedom Sarah Arrowood  9/28/11  11:20 am
Preserve Religious Freedom Rebeca  9/28/11  11:46 am
Please re-affirm the current decision Joe Mullin  9/28/11  12:29 pm
"Preserve Religious Freedom" Frank S. Hall, "Board Member of VAIB", Pastor of Valley Baptist Church  9/28/11  12:48 pm
Don't Discriminate Against Faith! Tom N.  9/28/11  1:05 pm
Keeping Religious Freedom Emmanuel Baptist Church  9/28/11  1:22 pm
Preserve religious freedom Staci Shiffer  9/28/11  1:39 pm
Freedom of religion Jill Goldman  9/28/11  1:41 pm
Preserve religious freedom! Kathy L. Shiffer  9/28/11  1:54 pm
Preserve Religious Freedom Christopher Brandon  9/28/11  2:07 pm
Please preserve religious freedom! Allow both faith-based and non-faith-based options... Brian Roberts  9/28/11  2:23 pm
Preserve religious freedom Carrie T., RNC, BSN  9/28/11  3:13 pm
Regulation of Adoption Agencies George and Donna Machen  9/28/11  4:37 pm
Preserve religious freedom Mary Randolph  9/28/11  5:29 pm
Preserve religious freedom Anthony Bellavia  9/28/11  6:13 pm
No Discrimination in Adoptions or Foster Care Susan Loewenkamp  9/28/11  7:35 pm
Preserve religious freedom David Tanks, Virginia resident, zip 22406  9/28/11  8:07 pm
Preserve Religious Freedom Tina White  9/28/11  9:57 pm
Preserve religious freedom David P. Van Dyke  9/28/11  11:11 pm
Religious protection is putting kids first Jill B, adoptive parent  9/29/11  12:19 am
It takes courage to stand up for what is right. Charles Drew  9/29/11  1:40 am
Preserve religious freedom Tina Ferguson  9/29/11  3:02 am
Preserve religious freedom Christopher Bambakakis  9/29/11  6:03 am
Preserve religious freedom Mike Ercolano  9/29/11  7:32 am
Preserve religious freedom Lee Ann Amos  9/29/11  8:23 am
Preserve Religious Freedom Marcia C. Campbell  9/29/11  9:23 am
Gay adoptions Janet Worsham PFLAG  9/29/11  9:24 am
Support for Faith Based Agencies Leigh H.  9/29/11  10:08 am
Discrimination Regulation Diane Williams  9/29/11  10:49 am
Definitions Diane Osborne  9/29/11  11:11 am
We support 22VAC40-131-170 Sprinkle Publications  9/29/11  11:30 am
Preserve Religious Freedom KellyCoffelt  9/29/11  5:01 pm
Support Anti-discrimination J. Nelson  9/29/11  6:50 pm
On Upholding the original ruling Father David Sharland, YA  9/29/11  7:22 pm
Preserve Religious Freedom Joe Shannon, Jr.  9/29/11  8:14 pm
Human Rights Precedent Cathryn Stephenson, Queer Action  9/29/11  9:13 pm
Adoption Rights. Skylar J.  9/29/11  10:45 pm
In support of anti-discrimination protection Katey Viswanathan  9/30/11  2:39 am
Parenting is defined by the ability to love and nurture. Marguerite Miles  9/30/11  8:07 am
Virginia's Children Deserve Loving Parents Joseph F. Lewis, Henrico County Democratic Committee  9/30/11  8:16 am
Virginia's Children Deserve Loving Parents David Kovacs, Henrico County Democratic Committee  9/30/11  8:19 am
Preserve religious freedom Ed Guilloux  9/30/11  8:22 am
Virginia's Children Deserve Loving Parents Lynne West  9/30/11  8:23 am
Children come first they need and deserve a Father AND a Mother Kristen Dowling  9/30/11  8:26 am
Preserve Religious Freedom Thomas Gallagher  9/30/11  8:30 am
Preserve Religious Liberty Deacon Keith Cummings  9/30/11  8:31 am
I object Paul DeRosa  9/30/11  8:36 am
Preserve Religious Freedom Mandy Carter  9/30/11  9:27 am
Keep the Current Language Steven and Linda Shifflett  9/30/11  9:29 am
Preserve Religious Freedom for Catholic Charities Sally O'Dwyer, Vice President Catholic Charities  9/30/11  9:46 am
22VAC40-131-170 Sprinkle Publications  9/30/11  9:56 am
preserve religious freedom Michael and Judith Booth  9/30/11  10:04 am
Preserve religious freedom Brett Gissel  9/30/11  10:11 am
Preserve religious freedom Matthew E. Hollad  9/30/11  11:51 am
Preserve religious freedom Eric Shafer  9/30/11  12:44 pm
Adoption Regulations Kristin Smith  9/30/11  1:19 pm
Don't Discriminate! Ellie Reshef  9/30/11  1:24 pm
When I was 5 Britt Smith  9/30/11  1:41 pm
Preserve Religious Freedoms Trena Turner  9/30/11  1:50 pm
Support Antidiscrimination Adoption Policies Corinne Tilley, Virginia resident  9/30/11  2:00 pm
Adoption Rules should be in the best interest of the child Patricia Mulligan  9/30/11  2:09 pm
A Positive Comment on Nondiscriminatory Practices Susan Stinson  9/30/11  2:16 pm
Protect religious freedom Jim Michels, Catholic Charities of the Diocese of Arlington  9/30/11  2:30 pm
Everyone Deserves to Adopt! Maddie Lowman  9/30/11  3:06 pm
American Christian activist against discrimination and thoughtlessness Keyan J. Herron, Church of the Holy Comforter, Queer Action at VCU  9/30/11  3:32 pm
Standing against discrimination and in support of children J. Martin  9/30/11  3:51 pm
Restore to the final rules the protections against discrimination Roger Kromer  9/30/11  4:17 pm
Support children; give them parents Grace Miller  9/30/11  5:56 pm
Constitutional Violations Result From These Changes..... Rev. Vince Miller  9/30/11  7:51 pm
Rules Governing State-Licensed Child Placing Agencies Karen A, Raschke  9/30/11  8:12 pm
No discrimination in foster care or adoption Mark Knight  9/30/11  9:02 pm
Religious freedom? aren't public adoption agencies run by the state? William C. Fox  9/30/11  10:48 pm
State money = state protection from discrimination Grace Oxley  10/1/11  4:21 am
What's in a family? Darianne Cloudy, VCU Queer Action  10/1/11  5:31 am
Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity Michael Myers  10/1/11  10:54 am
Please do not allow discrimination against prospective parents and families Julian L. Long, Esq.  10/1/11  11:18 am
Preserve religious freedom and freedom of conscience Joseph Bergida  10/1/11  2:25 pm
I support anti-discrimination. Karen Moore  10/1/11  3:08 pm
Anti-discrimination C, Nancy Cook  10/1/11  3:43 pm
This is about children right? Trina Gregory  10/1/11  4:15 pm
Adoption regulations Roberta Elford  10/1/11  5:14 pm
Preserve Religious Freedom Mark and Melanie Vaughan, Adoptive Parents, Virginia residents  10/1/11  5:47 pm
LCPA Jan Waldron  10/1/11  8:24 pm
The idea of adoption came from religious groups Frannie Boyle  10/1/11  10:45 pm
preserve religious freedom Rhonda Noble, RN, BSN, mother, new grandmother, wife, active voter, taxpaye  10/2/11  9:38 am
Adoption laws Delores Lockridge  10/2/11  12:17 pm
Why I don't live in VA Elizabeth  10/2/11  12:52 pm
Same-sex adoption Barbara  10/2/11  1:06 pm
22VAC40-131-170 Robert L. and Sally S. HIcks  10/2/11  3:35 pm
Adoption by GLBT People Rhonda Buckner  10/2/11  3:37 pm
Preserve Religious Freedom Kathleen McKeon  10/2/11  4:45 pm
Preserve religious freedom of parents putting children up for adoption and adoption agencies. David GIbson, Personal Letter  10/2/11  7:18 pm
Support Non-Discrimination in Adoption Placement Isaac Sarver, Virginia Citizen  10/2/11  8:30 pm
Pro-Equality Adoption Rules Kathy Smith  10/2/11  8:33 pm
Preserve Religious Freedom Concerned Mother  10/2/11  8:57 pm
Preserve religious freedom Maria B  10/2/11  10:03 pm
Adoption Rules Robert Johnston  10/2/11  10:10 pm
I SUPPORT...same sex adoption Chet Walrod  10/3/11  9:54 am
religous liberties Liberty University School of Law  10/3/11  9:55 am
DSS Child Placement non-discrimination Andre Hakes  10/3/11  10:08 am
sexual orientation should not stop adoption or foster parenting Brenda Lambert and Jim Shea  10/3/11  10:30 am
Children need loving families Catherine Gillespie  10/3/11  10:38 am
Discrimination harms children Lyndele von Schill  10/3/11  10:39 am
anti-discrimination is in the best interests of the child Kristina Hill, University of Virginia  10/3/11  10:43 am
Love makes a home for a child safe Roberta Bell Williamson  10/3/11  11:20 am
Support choice for adaption Michael Plummer  10/3/11  11:27 am
In the Child's Best Interest Henry D. Molumphy  10/3/11  11:30 am
Non-Discrimination Regulations Needed Jane Sper  10/3/11  12:23 pm
Rights S  10/3/11  1:01 pm
Preserve Religious Freedom Andrew Brown, America World Adoption Association  10/3/11  1:45 pm
Christian Adoption agencies should fall under freedom of religion Ron Gilbert, Lebanon Baptist Association  10/3/11  3:00 pm
Anti-discrimination in adoptions Sara M. Robinson  10/3/11  3:04 pm
Adoption Regs Do Not Compromise Religious Freedom; All Adoptions are Public Acts of the State Claire Gastanaga, CG2 Legal Strategies  10/3/11  3:40 pm
Don't deny a child a loving home Tom Harrison  10/3/11  4:33 pm
Please remove discrimination! Amy Wissekerke  10/3/11  4:34 pm
The Real Issue Yasha Renner, Student  10/3/11  4:55 pm
Faith based agencies have a right to make decisions consistent with their their beliefs Kristen Pettibone  10/3/11  5:05 pm
Faith Based Agencies Kathy Dial, Adoption Professional  10/3/11  5:11 pm
Preserve Religious Freedom Dexter T.  10/3/11  6:33 pm
Support Religious Liberty Rev. John Cregan, Blessed Sacrament Catholic Church  10/3/11  7:25 pm
This is a Religious Freedom Issue Rodney D. Chrisman  10/3/11  7:54 pm
A child's future VA Voter  10/3/11  8:04 pm
Preserve religious freedom Bradie Allman  10/3/11  8:34 pm
Preserve religious freedom Greg De Boer  10/3/11  8:57 pm
In the interest of our Children Deborah Mandigo  10/4/11  12:34 am
Preserve Religious Freedom Jennifer Mehosky  10/4/11  9:23 am
Preserve Religious Freedom Michael Mehosky  10/4/11  9:25 am
Non-discrimination in Adoption Patricia J Webb  10/4/11  9:50 am
Non-discrimination in foster care and adoption. James McKinley-Oakes, Charlottesville Therapy Associates  10/4/11  9:51 am
Preserving Religious Freedom Sean McKenzie  10/4/11  10:05 am
I support Anti-Discrimination Protections. Darlene Culmer  10/4/11  10:44 am
Modern Family Jessica Reynolds  10/4/11  11:30 am
Preserve Religious Freedom Beverly Allman  10/4/11  11:50 am
Preserve Religious Freedom! Sarah McDaniel  10/4/11  12:18 pm
RevDrRobin@comcast.net Rev. Dr. Robin H. Gorsline, People of Faith for Equality in Virginia  10/4/11  12:47 pm
religous liberty Sesquac Himinez, Concerned citizen  10/4/11  12:49 pm
Uphold the April 20 regulation Paul Allard, resident of Virginia  10/4/11  1:42 pm
My Christian family wants to adopt, too. Jo Ellen Gaines, PFLAG Richmond  10/4/11  1:44 pm
Preserve Religious Liberty N/A  10/4/11  1:52 pm
Defend Faith Based Agencies Monika Felock  10/4/11  1:57 pm
Preserve Religious Freedon Society of St. Vincent de Paul  10/4/11  1:59 pm
Preserve religious freedom Donald Schwab, Sr.  10/4/11  2:00 pm
Preserve Religious Freedom Maria Blazevich  10/4/11  2:01 pm
REGULATION ON ADOPTION Eileen Maturi  10/4/11  2:07 pm
Preserve religious freedom Diana Vaughn  10/4/11  2:07 pm
Preserve religious freedom French D. Mackes, Jr.  10/4/11  2:07 pm
Preserve Religious Freedom Ann Niermeyer  10/4/11  2:09 pm
Preserve religious freedom Chris  10/4/11  2:10 pm
End the discrimination Bernadette  10/4/11  2:14 pm
Preserve religious freedom Lauren Lipchak  10/4/11  2:18 pm
Preserve religious freedom Leanne Findley  10/4/11  2:19 pm
Preserve Religious Freedom Dr. Elizabeth Larus, University of Mary Washington  10/4/11  2:24 pm
Preserve Religious freedom Carol A. Lockwood  10/4/11  2:24 pm
Preserve religious freedom Eileen Lehmann  10/4/11  2:25 pm
Preserve Religious Freedom Tom Jones  10/4/11  2:27 pm
Preserve Religious Freedom Laverne Smith, Independent Conservatives of Campbell County  10/4/11  2:32 pm
Preserve Religious Freedom Paul Swenson  10/4/11  2:33 pm
Preserve Religious Freedom Jane Jessey  10/4/11  2:35 pm
Support religious freedom lynn bateman  10/4/11  2:37 pm
Preserve Religious Freedom Mrs. Maria Moy, Small Business Administration  10/4/11  2:40 pm
preserve religious freedoms Marylin Ryan  10/4/11  2:42 pm
Protecting Religious Liberty in Adoptions Daniel T. Ffantozzi  10/4/11  2:46 pm
Preserve Religious Freedom Kathy Wanner  10/4/11  2:51 pm
Preserve Religious Freedom Les Potter  10/4/11  2:54 pm
Nondiscrimination / all children need a loving home William J Griffin  10/4/11  2:56 pm
Don't force agencies to go against their faith Rebecca Kiraly-Qualls  10/4/11  2:58 pm
Please defend faith based agencies Catherine M. Gordon  10/4/11  2:59 pm
No Discrimination in Adoption or Foster Care==Adopt proposed regulations.. Arthur Nisbet  10/4/11  2:59 pm
Preserve Religious Freedom Kassie Esget  10/4/11  3:02 pm
preserve religious freedom of faith based adoption agencies! Lynn Metzger  10/4/11  3:02 pm
preserve religious freedom James K. Findley  10/4/11  3:05 pm
Religous freedom Diohn Benedict  10/4/11  3:06 pm
Freedom for Faith-Based Agencies James R. Baron  10/4/11  3:10 pm
Preserve Religious Freedom Ben Viellieu  10/4/11  3:11 pm
Preserve Religious Freedom Mary Jeanne Giammattei  10/4/11  3:12 pm
Preserve religious freedom Sofia Olkiewicz  10/4/11  3:21 pm
Religious Freedom John R. Comerford  10/4/11  3:29 pm
Preserve religious freedom Paul S. Kraft, active VOTING citizen  10/4/11  3:30 pm
preserve religious freedom MARGARET MAGIN R.N.  10/4/11  3:32 pm
Preserving religious freedom for faith-based organizations Nanct Obadal  10/4/11  3:34 pm
Preserve Religious Freedom Trish M.  10/4/11  3:37 pm
Preserve Religious Freedom Mark Mealey  10/4/11  3:46 pm
Preserve Religious Freedom Catholic Diocese of Arlington  10/4/11  3:48 pm
Preserve constitutionally guaranteed religious freedom T. Craig, MD, MPH, Adoptive parent, citizen, taxpayer  10/4/11  3:50 pm
Preserve constitutionally guaranteed religious freedom T. Craig, MD, MPH, Adoptive parent, citizen, taxpayer  10/4/11  3:50 pm
Preserve religious freedom Dawn Norris  10/4/11  3:59 pm
Preserve religious freedom Margaret Robertson  10/4/11  4:00 pm
PRESERVE RELIGIOUS FREEDOM Allison  10/4/11  4:00 pm
Preserve religious freedom William Lewers  10/4/11  4:09 pm
Preserve Religeous Freedom Mr. and Mrs. John Lee  10/4/11  4:10 pm
"Preserve religious freedom Joyce Young  10/4/11  4:12 pm
Defend freedom of religion George Meredith  10/4/11  4:24 pm
preserve religious freedom Gregory McKinney  10/4/11  4:26 pm
Preserve religious freedom Jennifer Meade  10/4/11  4:32 pm
Please Do Not Try to Address One Group's Needs by Reducing/Eliminating Opportunities for Another Ed Burke  10/4/11  4:44 pm
discrimination re faith-based agencies Julie Smith  10/4/11  4:46 pm
Preserve Religion Freedoms Joe Palau, Our Lady of Angels Church  10/4/11  4:52 pm
Adoption Eligibility Rules David Lundberg  10/4/11  4:54 pm
Preserve religious freedom Kathy Clark  10/4/11  5:06 pm
Preserve religious freedom David Barker  10/4/11  5:06 pm
Preserve religious freedom Christine buckner  10/4/11  5:07 pm
PRESERVE RELIGIOUS FREEDOM Elizabeth McDavid  10/4/11  5:08 pm
PRESERVE RELIGION FREEDOM Eduardo Alvarado  10/4/11  5:17 pm
Preserve religious freedom George E Fisher III  10/4/11  5:18 pm
Support Religious Freedom Dianne W. Smith  10/4/11  5:25 pm
One Mother/One Father/Preserve religious freedom Fran  10/4/11  5:32 pm
Preserve Religious Freedom Chris Russo  10/4/11  5:39 pm
Support of Faith Base agencies Holy Spirdit Catholic Church  10/4/11  5:52 pm
PRESERVE RELIGIOUS FREEDOM irene gill  10/4/11  6:14 pm
faith based initiative John McDonald  10/4/11  6:20 pm
Encourage adoption and reject discrimination against faith based placement agencies G. Elliott  10/4/11  6:21 pm
Rights of faith-based agencies Jeanne Spaeth  10/4/11  6:24 pm
Preserve Religious Freedom Judith Stokes, teacher  10/4/11  6:49 pm
Preserve Religious Freedom George Horey  10/4/11  6:51 pm
Preserve Religious Freedom Elaine Stanislawski  10/4/11  6:53 pm
Preserve Relgious Freedoms Paul D Dore  10/4/11  7:13 pm
With Regard to Adoption Regulations Missy Wernstrom  10/4/11  7:25 pm
Preserve Religious Freedom James Keough  10/4/11  7:30 pm
Preserve Religious Freedom! Debbie Doyle  10/4/11  7:34 pm
Don't discriminate against potential foster/adoptive parents in placing children Helen Plaisance, concerned citizen  10/4/11  7:43 pm
Preserve religious freedom James Austin  10/4/11  7:45 pm
Preserve religious freedom James Austin  10/4/11  7:45 pm
Preserve religious freedom Mary Beth Williams, VA State Citizen  10/4/11  7:45 pm
Preserve Religious Freedom Marvin Weniger  10/4/11  7:55 pm
Preserve religious freedom W. Freels  10/4/11  7:55 pm
Protect Freedom of Conscience -Don't Discriminate against faith based agencies and their clients Linda McMahon  10/4/11  7:58 pm
adoption policies Linda Thompson  10/4/11  7:59 pm
Preserve Religious Freedom D Reynolds  10/4/11  8:10 pm
Preserve Religious Liberty Dr. Daniel McKenna  10/4/11  8:23 pm
Support Freedom of Religion - Not Religious Persecution M. Copas, US Vet  10/4/11  8:37 pm
Religious freedom is a core value of Aerica Charles Thompson  10/4/11  8:41 pm
Preserve Religious Liberty and give children GODLY examples Ann McLean  10/4/11  8:58 pm
Preserve Religious Freedom christine Birden  10/4/11  9:11 pm
Preserve religious freedom Larry and Nada Marshall  10/4/11  9:19 pm
Preserve religious freedom Edward Paul  10/4/11  9:24 pm
Preserve religious freedom Nicole Tiffany  10/4/11  9:26 pm
Preserve religious freedom" John Payne  10/4/11  9:34 pm
Preserve Religious Freedom Shirley Joslin  10/4/11  9:42 pm
We must preserve religious freedom! Chris, Self  10/4/11  9:45 pm
Preserve religious freedom Tamika Brock  10/4/11  9:58 pm
Adoption concerns Victor  10/4/11  10:11 pm
Protect the Ability of Faith-based Organizations to Maintain Their Integrity James R. Knill  10/4/11  10:27 pm
Preserve Religious Freedom Patricia Brooks  10/4/11  10:37 pm
coercion of faith based adoption agencies James Masloff MD.  10/4/11  10:42 pm
coercion of faith based adoption agencies James Masloff MD.  10/4/11  10:42 pm
coercion of faith based adoption agencies James Masloff MD.  10/4/11  10:43 pm
coercion of faith based adoption agencies James Masloff MD.  10/4/11  10:43 pm
Religious freedom is the core of our country, uphold it" dolores boehm Catholic pro life and foster parent  10/4/11  10:47 pm
Preserve religious freedom J Daugherty  10/4/11  10:55 pm
Preserve Religious Freedom Samantha Forbes  10/4/11  11:00 pm
Don't Discriminate Against Religion HJL, citizen  10/4/11  11:11 pm
Giving a Child a Loving Home, be it traditional or non-traditional, is what matters most Brian Vogel  10/4/11  11:32 pm
Forcing people to do something that is wrong is... WRONG!! Michelle Fatta  10/5/11  12:23 am
Preserving religious freedom also assists children Laura Twardy  10/5/11  3:19 am
Preserve religious freedom TERRI MILES  10/5/11  6:36 am
Support Anti-Discrimination Jonathan Zur  10/5/11  7:05 am
The rights of private agencies Mary Ickes  10/5/11  7:28 am
No discrimination Jean  10/5/11  7:31 am
Preserve Relgious Freedom Lyne Hoffman  10/5/11  7:39 am
Preserve religious freedom Samuel  10/5/11  7:47 am
respect religious liberty for best service to community Madeline Crist  10/5/11  7:49 am
Non-discrimination in adoptions Robin Crane  10/5/11  7:52 am
Adoption Rules Oscar W. Smith, III  10/5/11  7:55 am
In Support of the Proposed Regulations Protecting Potential Parents From Discrimination David Fletcher, PFLAG RICHMOND  10/5/11  8:17 am
Preserve religious freedom John Kirwan  10/5/11  8:25 am
I support nondiscrimination policy for potential parents Christy Burns  10/5/11  8:25 am
Preserve religious freedom John Mills  10/5/11  8:48 am
in support of antidiscrimination in the adoption process Phyllis T McCafferty  10/5/11  9:06 am
In favor of anti-discrimination language Leslie Williams, Va resident  10/5/11  9:09 am
Preserve religious freedom Camille Karcher  10/5/11  9:17 am
adoption susan swecker - private citizen  10/5/11  9:22 am
non discrimination in adoption Diana Vincelli, citizen who votes  10/5/11  9:35 am
Preserve religious freedom Joel Rariden, citizen of Virginia  10/5/11  9:38 am
Preserve Religious Freedom Father Don Rooney  10/5/11  9:39 am
Preserve religious liberty Donna Baker  10/5/11  9:39 am
I support the new regulations protecting prospective parents from discrimination! Jess Hofbauer  10/5/11  9:46 am
Preserve Religious Freedon Roanoke Valley Christian Schools  10/5/11  9:47 am
Preserve religious Freedom Donald Pitzer  10/5/11  9:51 am
Why would a religious group not want children to be adopted? Linda Brooks  10/5/11  9:55 am
Strong support for Anti Discrimination protections for prospective parents April Hill  10/5/11  9:55 am
No discrimination Christie Davis  10/5/11  9:55 am
no discrimination Tim  10/5/11  9:55 am
Please don't discriminate against Gay parents Lisa Miles  10/5/11  9:58 am
Infringement on Religious freedom Jeff Keaton  10/5/11  9:59 am
Support Allowing Faith-Based Agencies to Keep Values Thomas F.Griffin  10/5/11  10:05 am
Support for anti-discrimination protection James M. Farkas  10/5/11  10:09 am
Preserve Religious Freedom MLMurphy  10/5/11  10:11 am
Support anti-discrimination Tram Nguyen  10/5/11  10:11 am
PLEASE DO NOT DISCRIMINATE!! Lisa Van Riper,  10/5/11  10:14 am
Support non discrimination in child adoption and fostering Susan Miller MD Family Physician  10/5/11  10:15 am
PFLAG NVA Believes that Every Child Deserves a Family! Fran Haddad  10/5/11  10:17 am
Preserve religious freedom Michael Wilson  10/5/11  10:21 am
Preserve religious freedom Ann Haymes  10/5/11  10:34 am
Preserve religious freedom Dennis Liberatore, M.Ed.  10/5/11  10:36 am
Preserve Religious Freedom Linda Thompson  10/5/11  10:47 am
I support anti-discrimination Joe Kent  10/5/11  10:51 am
Adoption Kathryn Burnett  10/5/11  11:20 am
Adoption Discrimination hurts children Sharon Brumfield  10/5/11  11:40 am
Preserve religious freedom M. M. Duffy  10/5/11  11:54 am
Preserve religious freedom Beatrice Conner - Virginian citizen  10/5/11  11:56 am
Equal rights for all who seek to adopt Janet Tarasovic  10/5/11  12:11 pm
Religious Freedom in Adoption Cami Galloway  10/5/11  12:18 pm
Adoption Discrimination Paul Prebilic  10/5/11  12:21 pm
Faith based adoption service provider comments Teresa M. McDonough, MSW, Director,Catholic Charities,Diocese of Arlington  10/5/11  12:24 pm
preserve religious freedom Joanne Seale  10/5/11  12:25 pm
Preserve religious freedom Michelle Fleury  10/5/11  12:25 pm
Preserve Religious Freedom Hannah Baker  10/5/11  12:30 pm
All children deserve a loving home. Karen Fedorov  10/5/11  12:30 pm
I Support Anti-Discrimination in Virginia Adoption Policies J.R. Tolbert, Concerned Citizen  10/5/11  12:36 pm
preserve religious freedom bruce kemp  10/5/11  12:41 pm
Clildren need parents. Dr. Keith R. Shelton  10/5/11  12:44 pm
Preserve Religious Freedom Linda Wall  10/5/11  12:54 pm
Respect Religious freedom Ellen Peebles  10/5/11  1:12 pm
Restore anti-discrimination language Gloria Williams - VA. resident  10/5/11  1:21 pm
Religious freedom is not the freedom to discriminate Rob Alexander  10/5/11  1:27 pm
Preserve religious freedom Elaine Hanger, Virginia Christian Alliance  10/5/11  1:27 pm
Preserving religious liberty Suzanne Rhodes  10/5/11  1:36 pm
Support for 22 VAC 40-131-170(B) (part 1) Tiffany Barrans, American Center for Law & Justice  10/5/11  1:40 pm
I support equality in general and anti-discrimination regulation specifically. Rebecca Jaramillo, Democratic Latino Organization of VA  10/5/11  1:41 pm
Support for 22 VAC 40-131-170(B) (part 2) Tiffany Barrans, American Center for Law & Justice  10/5/11  1:42 pm
Support for 22 VAC 40-131-170(B) (part 3) Tiffany Barrans, American Center for Law & Justice  10/5/11  1:43 pm
Reform Adoption Rules Cathy Woodson  10/5/11  1:44 pm
I support loving families being able to adopt children! Please end discrimination policy Tammi Slovinsky, VA resident  10/5/11  1:55 pm
Equal rights for all Rachel Lott  10/5/11  2:02 pm
Restore anti-discrimination language in adopt rules, please Kathy Honsharuk, VA resident  10/5/11  2:06 pm
Please Reject the Proposed Regulation changing private adoption agency rules Anne Creasy, Citizen  10/5/11  2:13 pm
I support Anti-Discrimination protection Griffin Waltzinger  10/5/11  2:15 pm
Preserve Religious Freedom! Kate Moore  10/5/11  2:20 pm
I support Anti-Discrimination Practices for prospective parents Kim Boozer, Va Resident  10/5/11  2:20 pm
Preserve religious freedom Lewis R. Sheckler  10/5/11  2:23 pm
Do Not Violate Religious Freedom in Virginia R. Dalton  10/5/11  2:26 pm
Preserve religious freedom Jackie Perry  10/5/11  2:30 pm
preserve religious freedom Paul Beck  10/5/11  2:35 pm
Preserve religious freedom george griffin  10/5/11  2:44 pm
Protect Religious Freedom Rosemary Overton  10/5/11  2:51 pm
Support non discrimination in child adoption and fostering Sarah Betzer  10/5/11  2:52 pm
Restore anti-discrimination provisions for adoptions Robin Crane  10/5/11  2:56 pm
bebhinn.lynch@yahoo.com Bebhinn Lynch  10/5/11  3:11 pm
Preserve religious freedom Randall Jennings  10/5/11  3:15 pm
Anti-discrimination policy Mike Kane  10/5/11  3:23 pm
COLAGE: Support for protection against discrimination Mark Snyder, COLAGE  10/5/11  3:29 pm
Preserve Religious Freedomreject any regulation that discriminates against faith-based child placeme Thomas and Kay Atkinson  10/5/11  3:30 pm
Adoption of children Warren Grant  10/5/11  3:39 pm
Preserve Religious Freedom Kevin Bohli  10/5/11  3:41 pm
Keep the April 20 wording Frederick A. Costello, Retired  10/5/11  3:46 pm
Anti-Discrimination Amy, GMU Student  10/5/11  3:49 pm
adoption regulatins andproposed legislative prejudices carol p wise  10/5/11  3:50 pm
Preserve Religious Freedom Rev. Douglas B. Watson Sr. Stockton Memorial Baptist Chruch  10/5/11  3:53 pm
Preserve Religious Freedom Loretta Flemimg  10/5/11  3:54 pm
Preserve Religious Freedom Christopher Schowalter  10/5/11  4:08 pm
DEFEND FAITH BASED AGENCIES Maria E. Angel - Saint Ambrose Catholic Church Parishioner  10/5/11  4:14 pm
licensed child placing agencies P. Travers  10/5/11  4:36 pm
Preserve Religious Freedom Adlin deCardi, Catholic Diocese of Arlington  10/5/11  4:42 pm
New standands for private licensed Child placing agencies Nancy L Weiss, MD  10/5/11  4:52 pm
preserve religious freedom pat hutchison  10/5/11  5:08 pm
Faith Based Adoption Services Ed Semeia  10/5/11  5:09 pm
Preserve Religious Freedom louantha kerr  10/5/11  5:18 pm
Preserve religious freedom C Monogue, Multicultural Ministries, Catholic Diocese of Arlington  10/5/11  5:22 pm
Preserve Religious Freedom! Ron Croom  10/5/11  5:25 pm
Preserve Religious Freedom Beth Fitzpatrick, Catholic Diocese of Arlington  10/5/11  5:27 pm
Preserve religious freedom Nancy Murray  10/5/11  5:43 pm
Protect religious freedom Average Joe  10/5/11  6:03 pm
Stop Discrimination Alfonso Lopez, Candidate for the 49th District  10/5/11  6:15 pm
Adoption regulations respecting all people should be adopted Suzanne Keller  10/5/11  6:19 pm
Preserve religious freedom Raymond C. Kujawa  10/5/11  6:29 pm
Preserve Religious Freedom Elaina Carderelli  10/5/11  6:54 pm
Please Reject the "sexual orientation" proposal and protect freedom Jonathan Carderelli  10/5/11  7:09 pm
preserve religious freedom Karen Brown  10/5/11  7:30 pm
Preserve religious freedom Mary Smith  10/5/11  7:41 pm
Preserve Religious Freedom Josephine Reklis  10/5/11  7:52 pm
Licensing Faith Based Child Placement Organizations Rebecca M. Brooks  10/5/11  8:04 pm
Adoption Rights Mary J. Sale, Ph.D.  10/5/11  8:52 pm
Adoption Rights Mary J. Sale, Ph.D.  10/5/11  8:53 pm
Allow Catholic adoption agencies to help those in need Andrew Nowakowski  10/5/11  9:27 pm
Preserve Religious Freedom N Cooper  10/5/11  9:59 pm
Preserve religious freedom Maureen Lane  10/5/11  10:03 pm
Preserve religious freedom Ernesto Gonzalez, resident of VA  10/5/11  10:22 pm
Preserve religious freedom Luz D. Gonzalez, VA resident  10/5/11  10:23 pm
Please reserve religious freedom Angela  10/5/11  10:36 pm
Preserve Religious Freedom Lydia Willette  10/5/11  11:27 pm
This isn't about discrimination it's about forcing the gay life style on the American people David Rothwell VA citizen and tax payer and voter  10/5/11  11:28 pm
faith-based adoption Abby Spencer  10/5/11  11:51 pm
Preserve religious freedom Suzanne Daly  10/5/11  11:58 pm
Preserve Religious Freedom Mark Jones  10/6/11  6:24 am
Adoption Regulations being approved as proposed to protect prospective parents from discrimination b Monica Y. Wiley, disAbility Caucus Constituency Organization  10/6/11  6:57 am
Preserve religious freedom Thomas J. Pietras, Private Citizen  10/6/11  8:11 am
Faith-based agencies should be allowed to continue their good work Bob Mueller  10/6/11  8:59 am
Thomas Jefferson wouldn't discriminate in finding good homes for children in need Chris Allen  10/6/11  9:14 am
Preserve Religious Freedom Robert Seale  10/6/11  9:26 am
Religious Freedom??? Chris Allen  10/6/11  9:32 am
Preserve religious freedom, the reason this country exists Deidra Fraser, Voting Citizen  10/6/11  9:40 am
Remove government intrusion = maintain religious freedom Scott Prohaska  10/6/11  9:42 am
Preserve religious freedom Paul S. Boland  10/6/11  10:03 am
Discrimination by Adoption Agencies is Unacceptable Howard Hjort, Rock Spring Congregational United Church of Christ  10/6/11  11:31 am
Preserve religious freedom Rebecca Ing  10/6/11  11:38 am
changing adoption regulations Wayne Yoder  10/6/11  11:47 am
Preserve religious freedom Sarah LaPierre  10/6/11  11:58 am
Protection for Faith- Based Agencies Carol Hogan  10/6/11  12:06 pm
Preserve Religious Freedom Gail Gutschmidt  10/6/11  12:09 pm
Preserve religious freedom Karen Leibach  10/6/11  12:15 pm
Preserve religious freedom Patricia A. Opera  10/6/11  12:17 pm
In support of prohibiting discrimination in child placement services Derrick C Brown  10/6/11  12:27 pm
Preserve Religious Freedom Kathleen Morton  10/6/11  12:49 pm
Discrimination is hate John M. Warrick  10/6/11  1:26 pm
Don't let prejudice prevent the formation of forever families Christi Carver  10/6/11  1:32 pm
Tell the Virginia Board of Social Services to Put Kids First Jeffrey Spinks  10/6/11  2:05 pm
The Courage Not to Discriminate Because of Difference Rev. Earl E. Johnson  10/6/11  2:06 pm
Children, not politics, must come first! Patricia Dunford  10/6/11  2:08 pm
Discriminatory Adoption Practices R. Brent Palmer  10/6/11  2:08 pm
Non-discriminatory regulations will help children in need of a permanent home Tara Casey  10/6/11  2:10 pm
sexual orientation and good parenting Ashley Medley  10/6/11  2:11 pm
non-discrimination regulations will make Virginia a better place for children in need of homes Karl Bach  10/6/11  2:11 pm
All children deserve a loving forever family Heather Hall  10/6/11  2:11 pm
Please prohibit adoption agencies from discriminating Elaine Wilson  10/6/11  2:12 pm
Gay Virginians Should Be Allowed To Adopt Jonathan Bennett  10/6/11  2:13 pm
Adoption James Apistolas  10/6/11  2:13 pm
Non-discrimination regulations will make Virginia a better place Laura Goldblatt  10/6/11  2:14 pm
Urging reinstatement of anti-discrimination policies in adoption regulation Laurie E. Forbes, Law Office of Laurie Forbes, LLC  10/6/11  2:14 pm
Children need caring parents Lallon Pond, Mary Baldwin College  10/6/11  2:15 pm
Adoption Regulations George Wilkinson  10/6/11  2:15 pm
transgender healthcare progams / international model agencies ms diane nero  10/6/11  2:18 pm
I support the Anti-Dscrimination Protections Liz Cramer  10/6/11  2:18 pm
Discrimination based on Sexual Orientation Dennis Beeman  10/6/11  2:19 pm
Don't let children be punished! Angela Callahan, Families First of Virginia  10/6/11  2:21 pm
Don't let children suffer from adults xenophobia Kristina Smith  10/6/11  2:21 pm
Please do not discriminate when finding children a home. Tenley Peterson  10/6/11  2:21 pm
Discrimination is Bad for Children Jonathan Moore  10/6/11  2:22 pm
Discrimination by Adoption Agenices is Unacceptable 29 Members, Rock Spring Congregational United Church of Christ  10/6/11  2:22 pm
Adoption Agencies Policies Rebecca Hooker  10/6/11  2:23 pm
Their Best Interest Amanda Fagan  10/6/11  2:24 pm
Put Kids FIRST! Nikki Edwards  10/6/11  2:25 pm
anti-discrimination in adoption Lynsay Gott  10/6/11  2:25 pm
Put Kids First! Adam Marquez -- Human Rights Campaign  10/6/11  2:27 pm
Please take this into consideration Jennifer Gray  10/6/11  2:27 pm
Adoption Criteria Andrew Roger Hildreth  10/6/11  2:28 pm
Please stop discriminating against gays and lesbians from fostering children! Steve Rosa  10/6/11  2:29 pm
Adoption Megan Seekford  10/6/11  2:29 pm
Adoption Rules John McPeek, private citizen  10/6/11  2:29 pm
restrictions on adoption Daryl Glick  10/6/11  2:31 pm
Adoption Rules Daniel Sude  10/6/11  2:33 pm
Put Kids first, not politics Shannon Timberlake  10/6/11  2:36 pm
Preserve Religious Freedom Kevin & Kristin Zwanzig  10/6/11  2:37 pm
transgender healthcare programs / international model agencies diane nero  10/6/11  2:37 pm
Religious Belief Does Not Justify Discrimination R D McJunkin  10/6/11  2:40 pm
Don't let discrimination prevent children from having a home. Megan Marker, National Counseling Group  10/6/11  2:42 pm
preserve religious freedom D. John Glick  10/6/11  2:43 pm
please support non-discrimination regulations for adoptions for Virginia's children! Mrs. Maria McLaughlin  10/6/11  2:44 pm
Non Discrimination regulation Hugo Mussenden  10/6/11  2:46 pm
new adoption policies? Diane Jackson  10/6/11  2:46 pm
Virginia Board of Social Services Ophelia von Ludwig  10/6/11  2:48 pm
Virginia State Board of Social Services/Discrimination - Regulations per Adoption Agencies John P. Stafford  10/6/11  2:48 pm
Don't Support Discrimination Robert Siegel  10/6/11  2:49 pm
Put Children First! Christine Sapp  10/6/11  2:49 pm
Support Anti-discrimination measures for adoption Melissa Ford  10/6/11  2:50 pm
Adoption law JeVerna Haynes  10/6/11  2:50 pm
Board of Social Services and adoption regulations Margaret Knight  10/6/11  2:51 pm
Virginia adoption regulations Clifford Clapp  10/6/11  2:51 pm
Adoption Carol David  10/6/11  2:56 pm
Please do what's best for the children. Mark Loewen  10/6/11  2:56 pm
I support LGBT adoption. Liam Innes  10/6/11  2:56 pm
Reinstate Anti-Discrimination regulations in Foster-to-Adopt Cases Michelle Lynn Brown  10/6/11  2:58 pm
Adoption Non-Descrimination Must Continue Lauren Austin  10/6/11  2:59 pm
Put Kids First Tracy Brooks  10/6/11  2:59 pm
Preserve Religious Freedom Glenn Willard  10/6/11  3:00 pm
The future of adoptive children........... Joan Kelly, Unity Church  10/6/11  3:02 pm
VA Adoption for ALL! Peter Nicholas Fragasso  10/6/11  3:02 pm
Children first, not politics! Aaron Skinner  10/6/11  3:02 pm
Put Kids First Amber Champ  10/6/11  3:04 pm
Virginia Social Services regulations regarding adoption Donna Parker  10/6/11  3:06 pm
Support for regulations to prohibit discrimination in adopting Daniel J.  10/6/11  3:07 pm
Don't Discriminate Rachael Raizen  10/6/11  3:08 pm
Discrimination against prospective adoptive parents Melissa R. Crumb  10/6/11  3:09 pm
High standards for licensing private child-placing agencies Philip Rubin  10/6/11  3:09 pm
regulations prohibiting discrimination in adoptions in VA Lisa Prillaman  10/6/11  3:16 pm
Discrimination in adoptions Marsha H. Marshall  10/6/11  3:20 pm
Please restore the anti-discrimination provisions for foster families Katherine Brady  10/6/11  3:24 pm
Comment on adoption protections Michael Mink  10/6/11  3:26 pm
Preserve Religious Freedom Walter Molony  10/6/11  3:29 pm
Gay Adoption Joey Hulsey  10/6/11  3:33 pm
children need parents Rebecca Scheckler  10/6/11  3:35 pm
Regulations prohibiting adoption agencies from discriminating Jacob Wittenauer  10/6/11  3:35 pm
Put Kids First Kevin Fiest, RN  10/6/11  3:36 pm
Be fair and compassionate with our children! Bob Brown  10/6/11  3:38 pm
Support Children's Right to Be Placed in a Stable Loving Family Nicole Lee, PhD  10/6/11  3:42 pm
Discrimination in Adoption Practices Shelley Coss  10/6/11  3:42 pm
adoption Judith Sanders  10/6/11  3:43 pm
Adoption regulations Barbara R. Weinstock, LCSW, CSSW  10/6/11  3:43 pm
Children first! Kyle Brooks  10/6/11  3:45 pm
adoption by same sex couples support for Dalton Mallory  10/6/11  3:47 pm
Virginia Board of Social Service - Adoption Rules Wayne Goodman  10/6/11  3:50 pm
Discriminatory Adoption Practices Sarah  10/6/11  3:52 pm
Put Kids Not Politics First in Adoption Rebecca Moericke  10/6/11  3:59 pm
Preserve Religious Freedom Bill Moraca  10/6/11  4:08 pm
Faith based organizations Pierre Deslauriers  10/6/11  4:11 pm
Faith based organizations Pierre Deslauriers  10/6/11  4:12 pm
Nondiscrimination in adoptions Heather Lamb  10/6/11  4:17 pm
Board of Social Services Anti-Discrimination Provision Elizabeth Benton  10/6/11  4:19 pm
Faith based organizations Pierre Deslauriers  10/6/11  4:22 pm
Social Services and Faith Based Adoption Agencies Jeffrey Coulter  10/6/11  4:23 pm
Adoption Rule change Frank Baxter  10/6/11  4:26 pm
Please don't let adoption agencies discriminate Elizabeth Cole  10/6/11  4:27 pm
Put kids first Ellie Clark  10/6/11  4:31 pm
Virginia State Board of Social Services - Adoption Discrimination Should Never Happen J Rose  10/6/11  4:32 pm
children, not politics, must come first micah benjamin samuel fleitman  10/6/11  4:32 pm
Adoption Anna Davalos MacDonald  10/6/11  4:35 pm
Protect ALL Prospective Parents from Discrimination Rev. Dr. Kharma R. Amos, Metropolitan Community Church of Northern Virginia  10/6/11  4:40 pm
No discrimination on adoption rules in fairness to all citizens and the children Millie Kantner  10/6/11  4:46 pm
Adoption discrimination Leslie Hawes  10/6/11  4:52 pm
Fairness in Adoption - No Discrimination David Benson  10/6/11  5:09 pm
Adoption Legislation Margarethe Unger  10/6/11  5:16 pm
Stop the discrimination, think of the Children. Michael Schlabig  10/6/11  5:19 pm
Children need love Susan Romans, private person  10/6/11  5:25 pm
ADOPTION David Carter, retired aircraft mechanic  10/6/11  5:32 pm
Please Prohibit Discrimination Robert Redmond  10/6/11  5:34 pm
Adoption regulations Lawrence Ness  10/6/11  5:45 pm
Religious Adoption Agencies Should Not Discriminate Sally Burger  10/6/11  5:50 pm
Eliminate discrimination from adoption regulations! Tim Janes  10/6/11  5:51 pm
Preserve religious freedom Kathleen Walsh  10/6/11  5:58 pm
Please help children find their forver homes! Kelsey  10/6/11  6:00 pm
Put the children first Duane Darling  10/6/11  6:08 pm
All Children deserve a Home Virginia Boyle  10/6/11  6:13 pm
Non Discrimination for Adoptive Parents Jere Mack-Clauser  10/6/11  6:15 pm
Begin to put an end to discrimination in VA, for the sake of the Children Jasper Hendricks, Citizen of the Commonwealth/Voter/Tax Payer  10/6/11  6:16 pm
Preserve Religious Freedom James Doperalski  10/6/11  6:17 pm
Discrimination in adoption K B  10/6/11  6:26 pm
Prohibit Discrimination Against Adoptive Parents Becky Daiss, Self  10/6/11  6:32 pm
Put Kids First #2 Amber Champ  10/6/11  6:42 pm
Approve non-discrimination policy on behalf of our state's children Catherine Scudera, Seminarian  10/6/11  6:49 pm
Adoption of children in Virginia Bruce Combs  10/6/11  7:00 pm
non-discrimination regulations Joseph Anthony  10/6/11  7:08 pm
Children need loving homes--period. Anthony J DeRosa, MD  10/6/11  7:25 pm
All children deserve a loving, forever family. Ashley America  10/6/11  7:42 pm
Adoption Regs Barbara Klear, self  10/6/11  8:06 pm
preserve religious freedom Melanie J. Luhn, Ph. D.  10/6/11  8:12 pm
Foster parents Melanie  10/6/11  8:28 pm
adoption agency regulations Claye Curtis  10/6/11  8:39 pm
Discrimination is wrong on any level Bernie Vogelgesang  10/6/11  8:42 pm
I support the anti-discrimination provision Beth Miksovic  10/6/11  9:01 pm
adoption policy Eric Leeder  10/6/11  9:07 pm
Children, not politics, must come first! Kara Silva  10/6/11  9:24 pm
Adoption Qualifications Robert Nove  10/6/11  9:30 pm
Regarding protection against discrimination in the adoption process. Elizabeth Stevens  10/6/11  9:33 pm
Children do best with a mother and a father! Jullie Gardiner  10/6/11  9:43 pm
Adoption by LGBT couples Reverend Elisheva Clegg  10/6/11  9:49 pm
Adoption Agency Discrimination E Green  10/6/11  9:52 pm
Preserve religious freedom Joyce O'Toole  10/6/11  9:55 pm
I support all loving homes Diana Fulchiron  10/6/11  9:57 pm
Discriminatory practices among adoptions Megan Krout  10/6/11  10:06 pm
All Children Are People Derin Dacey, Liberal Action  10/6/11  10:13 pm
Adoption Rights thorayya said giovannelli  10/6/11  10:25 pm
Stop Discriminating Travis Hodges  10/6/11  10:45 pm
re. anti-discrimination in matters of child adoption... Bruce Greenberg  10/6/11  10:46 pm
END DESCRIMINATION TODD SUMMERS  10/6/11  11:38 pm
Put Kids First Faith Bodine  10/6/11  11:50 pm
Putting Kids First M Cupka  10/6/11  11:56 pm
Adoption Laurie Webb  10/7/11  12:17 am
Remove discrimination from adoption Andrew Harris  10/7/11  12:20 am
Foster Kids Matthew Christian  10/7/11  12:27 am
Preserve Religious Freedom Kelly Ostergren  10/7/11  12:42 am
Against discrimination in adoption Eric Payne  10/7/11  12:45 am
Virginia‚Äôs State Board of Social Services considering regulations prohibiting discrimination Horace C..Kirkman  10/7/11  12:54 am
adoption agencies Peter Reynolds  10/7/11  2:21 am
Virginia State Board of Social Services - Adoption Requirements Erin McCarty  10/7/11  3:19 am
Adoption agency regulation revisions Mark Knight  10/7/11  3:35 am
mail93@verizon.net Timothy J Barrett  10/7/11  4:45 am
Preserve Religious Freedom Richard M. Durand Jr.  10/7/11  5:44 am
do not allow discrimination against prospective adoptive parents Tim Lank  10/7/11  6:02 am
Adoption Elaine Hammond  10/7/11  6:21 am
No Discrimination in State Functions Edward Gray  10/7/11  6:46 am
Children, not politics, must come first! Chris Taranto  10/7/11  7:57 am
Adoption C R  10/7/11  8:00 am
Please Prohibit Discrimination By Adoption Agencies Chris Lamke  10/7/11  8:06 am
rubyharpo@yahoo.com robert j cassell  10/7/11  8:14 am
Preserve Constitutional Religious Freedom Stephen Piscitelli Sr, citizen residing in Northern Virginia  10/7/11  8:18 am
regulations prohibiting adoption Robert Packett  10/7/11  8:27 am
"Preserve religious freedom" MARIANNE MAZZATENTA  10/7/11  8:53 am
Preserve Religious Freedom Paul Janzer  10/7/11  9:08 am
Allow Children to be Adopted by All Loving Would-be Parents David Dooley  10/7/11  9:15 am
Children First Dave Dooley  10/7/11  9:17 am
Non-discrimination regulations Julie Fulcher-Davis  10/7/11  9:27 am
Stop Religious Discrimination Rick Schwartz, VA Taxpayer  10/7/11  9:45 am
I support Anti Descrimination protections for prospective parents Lee Parker, tax payer  10/7/11  10:10 am
Love is Love Jo Amy Fulcher-Davis  10/7/11  11:00 am
No Discrimination in Adoption Betty Gallagher, citizen of Virginia  10/7/11  11:10 am
Preserve Religious Freedom! Jo Lynn Seifert  10/7/11  11:13 am
Preserve Religious Freedom Jami Gardner  10/7/11  11:15 am
preserve religious freedom, serve children Miranda Peterson  10/7/11  12:00 pm
preserve religious freedom Dr and Mrs. Quentin Macmanus  10/7/11  12:07 pm
preserve religious freedom kathleen macmanus  10/7/11  12:19 pm
Adoption rules Ian Adams  10/7/11  12:19 pm
14th amendment, anyone? Robin Sprouse, The United States of America  10/7/11  12:20 pm
religious freedom or bigotry? Patrick Auld  10/7/11  12:27 pm
Unfair prctices based on steriotypes should go Fredrick Waltzinger, Richmond resident, voter, taxpayer  10/7/11  12:48 pm
No discrimination in adoption/foster care Elizabeth Fogarty, Virginia resident  10/7/11  12:59 pm
Adoption and sexual orientation Kathy Hertz Kinter  10/7/11  1:06 pm
non-discrimination in adoption Christopher Nickels  10/7/11  1:08 pm
Kids in good parents! Vicki Hutman  10/7/11  1:16 pm
Everyone should have the opportunity to call a child their own!! Stephanie Winiarski  10/7/11  1:39 pm
Preserve Religious Freedom Rebecca Davis, citizen  10/7/11  1:40 pm
Board of Social Services Diann Presley  10/7/11  1:53 pm
Please do what's right... Christopher Morrow  10/7/11  2:21 pm
The best interests of children must be the only criterion. David Weintraub, Equality Loudoun  10/7/11  2:38 pm
Support for 22 VAC 40-131-170(B) (part 1) (repost after error) Tiffany Barrans, American Center for Law & Justice  10/7/11  2:39 pm
Allow More Diversity in Adoptive Parents Rebecca Brannon  10/7/11  2:41 pm
Support for 22 VAC 40-131-170(B) (part 2) (repost after error) Tiffany Barrans, American Center for Law & Justice  10/7/11  2:41 pm
Support for 22 VAC 40-131-170(B) (part 3) (repost after error) Tiffany Barrans, American Center for Law & Justice  10/7/11  2:42 pm
ALLOW GAY COUPLES TO ADOPT KAYLEEN  10/7/11  2:56 pm
Current Standards provide most opportunities for children Megan Lindsey, National Council For Adoption  10/7/11  2:59 pm
Preserve Religious Freedom In Virginia nancy christiani  10/7/11  3:05 pm
Preserve Religious Adoption Megan Cummings  10/7/11  3:18 pm
Faith-based agencies working with adoptions Greg and Karen Montgomery  10/7/11  3:24 pm
This is not a religious freedom issue David Weintraub, Equality Loudoun  10/7/11  3:40 pm
rules governing placement of children by adoptive agencies Wilma Bradbeer  10/7/11  3:53 pm
Placement Should Be Based on Child's Best Interest -- Not the Religious Criteria of the Agency Joshua Block, American Civil Liberties Union LGBT Project  10/7/11  4:39 pm
Preserve religious freedom! Barry Van Steenburg  10/7/11  4:55 pm
Social Services, Put Kids First GetEQUAL Virginia  10/7/11  5:09 pm
transgender healthcare progams diane nero  10/7/11  5:22 pm
Adoption/foster parent rules Dawn Storrud, retired Lutheran pastor  10/7/11  5:23 pm
Preserve Religious Freedom Tony Johnson  10/7/11  5:37 pm
I want save a life, not just any, but a childs life! Melissa Shaver  10/7/11  5:52 pm
Preserve reigious freedom Rev. Cliff Poirot  10/7/11  6:16 pm
Preserve religious freedom Alfred Artho  10/7/11  6:17 pm
Put kids first. Leslie Burgess  10/7/11  6:52 pm
Non-discrimination regulations for adoption Cinthia Honeycutt  10/7/11  8:28 pm
Children come first! Quang Nguyen  10/7/11  9:28 pm
Preserve Religous Freedom Joe Pellegrino, Citizen  10/7/11  9:34 pm
MORE Freedom...NOT LESS! Daniel C. Lewis Private individual  10/7/11  9:35 pm
Preserve Religious Freedom Kevin McFarland  10/7/11  10:27 pm
End State-Sanctioned Discrimination in Adoption Procedures Matthew Simpson  10/7/11  11:20 pm
Preserve Religious Freedom Amy Netto  10/7/11  11:30 pm
The common sense thing to consider is this. Kevin Trask  10/8/11  12:37 am
Adoption Anti-Discrimination Regulations Matthew J. Richmond  10/8/11  2:37 am
Adoption of children by gay parents Ruth Solomon Gutman  10/8/11  6:45 am
PRESERVE OUR RELIGIOUS FREEDOM Mark Coffey  10/8/11  7:48 am
All children deserve to be in a loving home Charmaine Preiss, PFLAG  10/8/11  8:40 am
Put Kids (not politics) First! Kristen L. Van Tassell, Private Citizen  10/8/11  9:19 am
Preserve religious freedom rosalee kostorowski[citizen of virginia]  10/8/11  9:45 am
Preserve religious freedom margaret dewitt  10/8/11  9:56 am
Support Religious Freedom. Don't allow the state to discriminate against faith based organizations. Mark Granger  10/8/11  10:02 am
Preserve Religious Freedom Janice Spitzer  10/8/11  10:36 am
Preserve Religious Freedom Catherine A. McClure  10/8/11  11:13 am
Preserve religious freedom! Faith based organizations are needed! Give them their freedom to serve . Kathy roper  10/8/11  11:29 am
Anti-discrimination in Adoptions Cindy Wrenn  10/8/11  11:30 am
Lgbt adoption all children deserve good homes regardless of who the parents love Vicki Barton, virginia tax payer  10/8/11  12:27 pm
Preserve religious freedom Brandon L. Dove  10/8/11  12:52 pm
Virginia Regulatory Activity: Adoption Ronald Nist  10/8/11  1:16 pm
Preserve Religious Freedom Carol Burdick  10/8/11  1:58 pm
preserve religious freedom mimi verrocchio  10/8/11  1:58 pm
Equality Melinda Smith  10/8/11  2:14 pm
Preserve religious freedom Jennifer  10/8/11  2:24 pm
Comment Period on Adoption Rules Leslie Middleton (self)  10/8/11  2:28 pm
children, not politics, must come first! Amanda Emerson  10/8/11  2:28 pm
Adopt new standards for licensed private child-placing agencies 22VAC40-131-170 B Mary Rodriguez  10/8/11  2:40 pm
Stop discriminatory procedures in the adoption process Nathalie Hernandez  10/8/11  6:02 pm
non-discrimination regulations mandy hoy  10/8/11  7:21 pm
I support Anti Discrimination Protections for all prospective parents! Rebecca Voskeritchian  10/8/11  8:09 pm
Support Faith Based Child Service Agencies Thomas Einwechter  10/8/11  8:27 pm
no loving home should be discriminated against Lori Lacy  10/8/11  8:42 pm
Loving, attentive guardians are the goal. Richard Anthony  10/8/11  9:03 pm
preserve religious freedom Karen Barnes  10/8/11  10:12 pm
I politely ask... Here in virginia`  10/8/11  10:52 pm
preserve religious freedom Gods child  10/8/11  11:41 pm
Do not allow organizations to dismiss parental candidates simply on that organization's preference! Lorinda Adams  10/9/11  2:54 am
Antidiscrimination legislature is the responsible thing to do J. Sainte  10/9/11  3:20 am
Preserve Religious Freedom Joe Horrell, Brookhill Wesleyan Church  10/9/11  5:56 am
preserve religious freedom kris bullock  10/9/11  7:19 am
Help stop discrimination in adoption/foster care Sue Misslbeck  10/9/11  8:36 am
Please Allow Gay Adoption Elizabeth Fitzpatrick  10/9/11  9:45 am
Preserve religious freedom Monica Spencer  10/9/11  11:00 am
Antidiscrimination Protections Johnnie O'Neal, MSW  10/9/11  11:20 am
Let us adopt Seth Croft, VA Licensed Teacher  10/9/11  11:31 am
Preserve Religious Freedome Laura Claffey  10/9/11  11:42 am
Just look at the facts. Greg Hatcher, a straight, happily married public school teacher  10/9/11  1:58 pm
anti-discrimination language in the adoption rules for Va Ron Wood  10/9/11  2:30 pm
preserve religious freedom MARGARET NICHOLS  10/9/11  2:54 pm
Minimum Standards for Licensed Private Child-Placing Agencies Petie Bogen-Garrett  10/9/11  3:18 pm
Stop Discrimination Dreama Croft  10/9/11  3:38 pm
Love Melissa  10/9/11  4:37 pm
Enforce Anti-discrimination David Rieker, BSW  10/9/11  4:43 pm
I support anti-discrimination protection for prospective parents Martha P Foster  10/9/11  4:46 pm
Preserve Religious Freedom Karen Bosley  10/9/11  4:55 pm
Adoption regulations Elizabeth Kimbriel, citizen  10/9/11  5:03 pm
Preserve religious freedom Grace Cintron-Matias  10/9/11  6:36 pm
I support anti-discrimination protection Harry Gaines, PFLAG Richmond  10/9/11  6:53 pm
I support anti-discrimination protection Harry Gaines, PFLAG Richmond  10/9/11  7:05 pm
Freedom for Faith-Based Adoption Agencies Dr. Sean Beavers  10/9/11  8:08 pm
I support the adoption rights of gay and lesbian parents Laura Kinnaman/ teacher Richmond Public Schools  10/9/11  8:11 pm
Please protect adoption process from politically motivated discrimination Maryke Barber  10/9/11  8:13 pm
adoption Janet Worsham PFLAG  10/9/11  8:16 pm
bonzoisawesome@gmail.com Jacob Bonham  10/9/11  8:33 pm
Preserve religious freedom St. Mary Church  10/9/11  8:34 pm
NO Discrimination! Amanda B  10/9/11  8:35 pm
preserve religious freedom Seong Kim, a citizen  10/9/11  8:38 pm
Support our children- Prevent Discrimination John Dougherty, Virginia Home for Boys and Girls  10/9/11  8:44 pm
Our children should be cared for by rloving parents regardless of their gender, sexual orientation Marilyn L Spiro  10/9/11  9:23 pm
Adoption of Children by Gay Couples Douglas Hansen (not of any organization)  10/9/11  10:51 pm
Uphold VA Statute of Religious Freedom So That Faith Based Agencies Continue To Serve Those In Need Paula Hugo, Citizen, Commonwealth of VA  10/9/11  11:10 pm
Please allow adoption of VA children by gay couples Jennifer Reed  10/9/11  11:39 pm
DO THE RIGHT THING: NO DISCRIMINATION! Letizia Butler  10/9/11  11:44 pm
The Best Interests of the Child Louise Kurylo, private VA citizen  10/10/11  4:15 am
Preserve Religious Freedom Clayton and Robyn Jones  10/10/11  5:13 am
Equality Jennifer Lewis  10/10/11  5:58 am
anti-discrimination in adoption kate ruby  10/10/11  7:34 am
Preserve Religious Freedom Jennifer White  10/10/11  7:51 am
Preserve Religious Freedom Al Robey  10/10/11  8:28 am
Adopt broad antidiscrimination rules David Wexelblat  10/10/11  8:34 am
No discrimination Sally Andrews Gudas  10/10/11  8:44 am
In the Child's best interest Heather Chandler  10/10/11  9:08 am
Preserve religious freedom Marek B.M. Syski  10/10/11  9:18 am
Preserver Religious Freedom Kevin  10/10/11  9:50 am
No discrimination! Jennifer Fjelsted, Virginia Resident  10/10/11  10:07 am
Anti-discrimination Language Geraldine Hayhurst  10/10/11  10:18 am
Justice can prevail Kim Rowan, VA resident & Psychologist  10/10/11  10:19 am
In support of anti-discrimination in Adoption and Foster Care Placement Rev. Jonathan L. Heaslet  10/10/11  10:22 am
Stop Discrimination, stop the ignorance! Marian Lumpkin  10/10/11  10:25 am
Same sex discrimination for adopting children Sandra Riggin  10/10/11  10:25 am
Do Not Discriminate Against Same Sex Parents Maggi Beckstoffer  10/10/11  10:37 am
Support Anti-discrimination Martha Bogen-Garrett  10/10/11  10:41 am
Regulation Family Worship Center  10/10/11  10:45 am
Allow private agencies to help families while protecting their religious and moral freedoms. Mark Earley  10/10/11  10:54 am
Expand Non-Discrimination in Adoption to Gay and Lesbian Parents Mary Graham-Landau, adoptive parent  10/10/11  11:03 am
Please DO NOT change the regulations Considering Adoption in VA  10/10/11  11:12 am
Preserve Religious Freedom David J. A. Carradini, Reston, VA  10/10/11  11:12 am
Support for Anti-discrimination Regulations Adele MacLean  10/10/11  11:13 am
Protect LGBT Families from Discrimination Ryan Hathaway  10/10/11  11:22 am
Gay Adoption and Civil rights E L Clay  10/10/11  11:25 am
Preserve Religious Freedom Marti Gunnoe  10/10/11  11:33 am
Children need loving families, including LGBTs Kathleen McSweeney  10/10/11  12:01 pm
Every Child Deserves a Family Jody M. Huckaby, Executive Director of PFLAG National  10/10/11  12:17 pm
Please Don't Discrimininate Kathy Doxsee, member Hope United Church of Christ  10/10/11  12:19 pm
Put Children First Martha Shotwell (Virginia resident, parent)  10/10/11  12:21 pm
in support of LGBT families having adoptive rights Jen Surber  10/10/11  12:22 pm
Preserve religious freedom Pat Wharry  10/10/11  12:22 pm
foster care regulations A.D.  10/10/11  12:24 pm
adoption by gay and lesbian individuals Larry Bassett  10/10/11  12:24 pm
Don't allow discrimination in adoptions Tim Belton  10/10/11  12:25 pm
LGBT Adoption Should Be Allowed Peter J. Goldin  10/10/11  12:31 pm
LGBT Parents Provide Moral and Loving Homes--Say "No" to Discrimination Dana Heller  10/10/11  12:32 pm
Regulations to prevent adoption by gays Thomas R. Corbin, citizen  10/10/11  12:38 pm
Whoever is able to give them a loving home... Laurie Blackburn, private citizen, adoptive parent  10/10/11  12:39 pm
Suggestions for Fair Treatment Fred krohn, Vanishing Tower  10/10/11  12:42 pm
Think About the Children Crystal  10/10/11  12:43 pm
Support Anti-Discrimination Latanya Semones  10/10/11  12:44 pm
State Board of Social Services Tony Wagerman  10/10/11  12:44 pm
Religious Beliefs & Prejudice Have No Place in Adoption Decisions Bob Ballenger  10/10/11  12:45 pm
Investing in Strong Families includes investing in LGBT families Kristi VanAudenhove  10/10/11  12:46 pm
I Support Anti-Discrimination Protections Taylor Hay  10/10/11  12:48 pm
A loving home for a child Randall Baskins (VA resident)  10/10/11  12:50 pm
Put Kids First! Robin Gahan  10/10/11  12:51 pm
anti-descrimination protection G.M.Hintz  10/10/11  12:52 pm
Starting a family in Virginia Adam Smith  10/10/11  1:05 pm
Put children first -eliminate discrimination Hal Crawford  10/10/11  1:06 pm
Children need homes Michelle L  10/10/11  1:07 pm
No discrimination in child placement Lia Tremblay  10/10/11  1:13 pm
Any way you look at it, discrimination is WRONG! Jackie Newton, Charlottesville, VA  10/10/11  1:22 pm
Child Placement Cathy Wagnon  10/10/11  1:28 pm
Equal Rights for All Seth Morrison  10/10/11  1:28 pm
Please don't discriminate Ellen Qualls  10/10/11  1:30 pm
Try to tell my healthy, happy 5 year old that I am unfit.... Reluctantly anonymous  10/10/11  1:32 pm
Let's Remember - This is Government, Not Church A.Gaines  10/10/11  1:32 pm
Religious Based Discrimination Has No Place in Adoption Rules Michael B. Hamar  10/10/11  1:35 pm
Adoption and foster care... Eric Bell  10/10/11  1:37 pm
Adoption Equality Ashley Pleasants  10/10/11  1:38 pm
Strongly support non-discrimination on basis of sexual orientation for adoption B Rumsey, mother,grandmother, concerned citizen  10/10/11  1:46 pm
Adoption Standards re Gay Parenting Mary Newton  10/10/11  1:47 pm
Children need loving parents. Period. Danielle M. Currier, Randolph College  10/10/11  1:52 pm
Best interests of the child, non-discrimination policy, and revisions to the final rules Phillip Edwards  10/10/11  1:53 pm
We should NOT discriminate against types of families! Renee Hill  10/10/11  1:55 pm
Adoption Regulations Gordon Martin  10/10/11  2:02 pm
Comment on Child Placement Richard Brodmann  10/10/11  2:04 pm
Support Anti-discrimination Tomi Tusia  10/10/11  2:07 pm
Please end discrimination in placement of children Jenn  10/10/11  2:08 pm
Save Lives, Create Homes and Families, Fight Discrimination Hieu Tran, Virginia Resident  10/10/11  2:14 pm
Discrimination in Adoption and Foster Care Peter Fontneau, citizen  10/10/11  2:28 pm
Support Religious Freedom Carol Sweger  10/10/11  2:33 pm
End discrimination in adoption; "religion" shouldn't be an excuse to discriminate Susan, Williamsburg  10/10/11  2:35 pm
Science and Religion yeild the same conclusions Storm Freeman  10/10/11  2:38 pm
Protect case-by-case consideration of the best interests of children Kristen D. Hofheimer, Esquire, HOFHEIMER/FERREBEE PC  10/10/11  2:39 pm
Preserve Religious Freedom Dave Cook  10/10/11  2:44 pm
Put the needs of VA children before religious conviction N.R.  10/10/11  2:55 pm
Give children a loving home without discrimination Rebecca  10/10/11  2:58 pm
No more discrimination Morgan Krug, OMSA and QA at VCU  10/10/11  3:07 pm
Virginia-licensed adoption and foster care agencies. Eugene LeCouteur, citizen  10/10/11  3:08 pm
Adopt anti-discrimination regulations Sarah O'Neil  10/10/11  3:10 pm
it is right for Gays to have equal rights AG  10/10/11  3:11 pm
Adoption versus Ignorance J Seaman  10/10/11  3:21 pm
Faith-based Adoption Anne Adams  10/10/11  3:29 pm
Cruel idiocy Michael Heilman  10/10/11  3:42 pm
Restore the Anti-discrimination rules to the Adoption Regulations! Joel Dugan  10/10/11  3:44 pm
Anti-discrimination laws must be enforced---equality and acceptance for all. Hadley Hunter Hawks  10/10/11  3:46 pm
Nondescrimination for adoptive parents Lori Plumley  10/10/11  3:52 pm
Children First! Jennifer Atkinson  10/10/11  3:53 pm
Best interests of child may absolutely be served by LGBT parents Cathryn Oakley  10/10/11  3:55 pm
In support of anti-discriminatory legislation regarding child placement Christine Allison  10/10/11  3:56 pm
Religious Liberty Bradley Pikkaart  10/10/11  4:02 pm
Preserve Religious Freedom Ana Haase Elliott  10/10/11  4:13 pm
I support anti-discrimination protections. Kevin Clay  10/10/11  4:19 pm
Allow religious-based charitable organizations to operate without government intervention Donna Kendall  10/10/11  4:25 pm
How can we still be debating discrimination by our government? Ric Birch  10/10/11  4:32 pm
Best parents aren't necessarily straight parents Sherry Perdue  10/10/11  4:55 pm
Adoption Shane  10/10/11  4:56 pm
Don't deny the Children Michele Graham, Equality Virginia  10/10/11  5:04 pm
Yes to Antidiscrimination Laws Pertaining to Adoptions Marco Abundo  10/10/11  5:05 pm
No discrimination in new adoption standards Leah Pellegrino  10/10/11  5:07 pm
Equal Adoption Rights for LGBT People!!! Stephen K. Goss  10/10/11  5:15 pm
non-discrimiation in adoption/foster placement policies J C Martin  10/10/11  5:16 pm
Fair adoption rules best serve children American Psychological Association's Division 44 Public Policy Committee  10/10/11  5:19 pm
Faith based agencies Robert  10/10/11  5:42 pm
I support anti-discrimination protections Lisa Halberstadt  10/10/11  5:50 pm
Support Anti-Discrimination in Adoption Practices Winston Barham  10/10/11  5:59 pm
I speak as a lifelong resident and taxpayer in the Commonwealth of Virginia Edward Strickler, MA,MA, MPH  10/10/11  6:05 pm
Prohibit Discrimination in Adoption Georgeann Wilcoxson, citizen and adoptive mother  10/10/11  6:08 pm
Stop this unlawful discrimnation Ashley Grant  10/10/11  6:08 pm
The best interests of the child Paula Prettyman  10/10/11  6:08 pm
Everyone Needs Love Natasha Littlepage  10/10/11  6:09 pm
LBGT rights to adopt Lisa Beskin  10/10/11  6:11 pm
Religious fundamentalism has no place in inherently governmental functions Jeffrey Scot  10/10/11  6:13 pm
Non-discrimination Is Best for the Child Diane Putney  10/10/11  6:14 pm
Approve Non-Discrimination Policy Thom Potts  10/10/11  6:16 pm
support ALL qualified prospective parents Claire Henderson  10/10/11  6:18 pm
Gay and Lesbians provide wonderful homes! Bart  10/10/11  6:22 pm
Best interest of the child Christine Bobal  10/10/11  6:27 pm
Equal Adoption Rights Craig Lovelace  10/10/11  6:41 pm
Protect children Liz Dyer  10/10/11  7:04 pm
Include anti-discrimination provisions in Minimum Standards for Licensed Private Child-Placing Agenc Steven F. Corfman  10/10/11  7:20 pm
Protect Our Freedom to Disagree John Becton  10/10/11  7:20 pm
Children need homes... support nondiscrimination Charlotte J. Patterson  10/10/11  7:23 pm
Please allow gay and lesbian individuals to become adoptive or foster parents Cristiane Verde  10/10/11  7:26 pm
families come in all shapes and sizes & children need loving homes Seth Brenzel  10/10/11  7:31 pm
In support of sustaining the April 20 regulations Steve Draper  10/10/11  7:41 pm
Anti-discrinination for adoptive parents janice peterson  10/10/11  7:42 pm
Adoption Barbara Seaman  10/10/11  7:52 pm
Best Interest of the Children Sherry Holland  10/10/11  7:57 pm
I vote and I support adoption rights for gay people Brenda Thornton  10/10/11  8:04 pm
Increase the opportunity for kids to have a home Lee Walzer  10/10/11  8:04 pm
Preserve Religious Freedom Janet Welty  10/10/11  8:09 pm
Preserve Religious Freedom! Mrs. Pilar Jones  10/10/11  8:11 pm
Preserve Religious Freedom Richard E. Cooley  10/10/11  8:18 pm
Preserve religious freedom! Martha Dudley  10/10/11  8:23 pm
Freedom of Religion Teiro Cuccinelli  10/10/11  8:35 pm
Preserve Religious Freedom Colette Smith  10/10/11  8:37 pm
Preserve religious freedom and the right to faith-based child placement Katherine Lins  10/10/11  8:37 pm
Preserve Religious Freedom Diane Reynolds  10/10/11  8:46 pm
preserve religious freedom Andie Smith  10/10/11  8:52 pm
Preserve Religious Freedom Jessica  10/10/11  8:54 pm
Preserving Religious Fredom Tony and Rosemary Antunes  10/10/11  8:55 pm
Adoption Regulations Bernard T. Rote  10/10/11  8:58 pm
Mother and Father.... MichaEl  10/10/11  9:06 pm
Preserve religious freedom kristina new  10/10/11  9:08 pm
I'm a Gay Parent Laurie Duncan  10/10/11  9:08 pm
Please allow GBLT Parents to Adopt Bonney Andrews, Mothers and Others  10/10/11  9:11 pm
Preserve religious freedom Christopher Brooks  10/10/11  9:24 pm
Reject Faith-Based Adoption Discrimination Shannon Strickland  10/10/11  9:25 pm
Placement of Children by Faith Based Child Placement Agencies Stan Huie, National Institute of Family and Life Advocates  10/10/11  9:29 pm
My sons have two loving parents Beth Francis  10/10/11  9:29 pm
It's just not right Beth Lowicki  10/10/11  9:32 pm
Preserve Religious Freedom Erin  10/10/11  9:35 pm
Comment on Child Placement Regulations Chris Cummings  10/10/11  9:37 pm
Discrimination benefits no one Victoria Kidd  10/10/11  9:39 pm
preservre religious freedom Robert Ruthazer  10/10/11  9:54 pm
Preserve religious freedom Susan Henebery  10/10/11  9:54 pm
"Love is not enough" Emily Brobst  10/10/11  9:55 pm
Child placement AJones Citizen  10/10/11  10:07 pm
Do NOT Discriminate Adrienne Hayes  10/10/11  10:08 pm
Protections Against Discrimination Christy Berghoff  10/10/11  10:09 pm
Support Religious Liberty S.D., adoptive father in Roanoke  10/10/11  10:13 pm
Preserve Religious Freedom Marilyn Macklin  10/10/11  10:17 pm
preserve religious freedom John Barber  10/10/11  10:22 pm
Preserve Religious Freedom Gary D. Metzinger, Catholic, Private citizen  10/10/11  10:27 pm
Discrimination Against Faith Based Adoption Agencies Richard T. Salmon  10/10/11  10:28 pm
Preserve religious freedom Sheryl Smith  10/10/11  10:29 pm
Preserve Religious Freedom ! Glenn Atwell  10/10/11  10:34 pm
Please Support Equality in Virginia Adoption Kimberly Denmark  10/10/11  10:36 pm
adoptions E.Dateno  10/10/11  10:37 pm
Preserve Religious Freedom Alta Thrasher  10/10/11  10:37 pm
Preserve religious freedom Tom Garnett, Private Citizen  10/10/11  10:45 pm
Preserve Religious Freedom Samuel W. Heywood  10/10/11  10:47 pm
Uphold the Rights of Faith-Based Agencies Nicolas Charbonneau  10/10/11  10:49 pm
End discrimination based on sexual orientation Donna Dockery  10/10/11  10:49 pm
Preserve religious freedom Daniel Helland  10/10/11  10:55 pm
Please preserve religious freedom! Stephanie Hopping  10/10/11  10:57 pm
Preserve Religious Freedom Jaime Charbonneau  10/10/11  10:58 pm
Preserve religious freedom Ryan Nichols  10/10/11  11:00 pm
Preserve Religious Freedom TerriLee Russmann  10/10/11  11:01 pm
Preserve Religious Freedoms Patricia Bartnick  10/10/11  11:08 pm
Do NOT Force Adoption Agencies to Place Children with Homosexual Couples Paul D. Whitehead  10/10/11  11:41 pm
Preserve Religious Freedom John Locke  10/10/11  11:42 pm
LGBT's are using these children to further their political agenda - Punishing LGBT "enemies" John Donovan  10/10/11  11:44 pm
Equality for Adoption Sara Grounds  10/10/11  11:48 pm
Gay and Lesbians Couples Should Be Allowed to Adopt Bryan Charles Moore, William and Mary Law LGBT Equality Alliance  10/11/11  12:00 am
love--not discrimination--makes a family Beth Budnick, William & Mary Law  10/11/11  12:02 am
Protect Families Ashley Rush  10/11/11  12:11 am
Children need love Patricia Helton  10/11/11  12:11 am
Religious Freedom Cathy Tankersley  10/11/11  12:21 am
Preserve Religious Freedon Doris Fredricksen  10/11/11  12:22 am
Open Your Hearts & Give Orphans Forever Homes Kris McLaughlin, taxpayer  10/11/11  12:52 am
Faith-Based Adoption Agencies Joanne Nelson, adoptive parent  10/11/11  1:08 am
Love Matters, Not Orientation Meghan C  10/11/11  1:14 am
Preserve Religious Freedom Mari Williamson, Salem Montessori School  10/11/11  5:28 am
All children deserve a permenant, loving home. Jennifer Turman Bayliss  10/11/11  5:47 am
Antidiscrimination in Adoption Rules Alexandra Dixon  10/11/11  5:48 am
Presserve religious Freedom Filomena King  10/11/11  6:16 am
Pro child, pro adoption Chris A.  10/11/11  6:19 am
All children deserve a permanent and loving foster home Jennifer Turman Bayliss, foster parent  10/11/11  6:35 am
Adoption by Homosexuals Clifford Russell  10/11/11  6:38 am
Preserve religious freedom in child-placement efforts Christopher Corish  10/11/11  6:44 am
What about the mother's choice??? Do not discriminate against her or the children! Lynda Bright, Virginia resident  10/11/11  7:03 am
Preserve Religious Freedom Barry Oxford, Private Citizen  10/11/11  7:30 am
Adoption should be about parenting and not about politics or religion or other factors Starr Mayer  10/11/11  7:33 am
Religious freedom essential Wendy Nassmacher, resident of Falls Church  10/11/11  7:36 am
I support adoption regulations including anti-discrimination protections for prospective parents Rose Brankley  10/11/11  7:38 am
Agree with adoption for ALL. Karen J.  10/11/11  7:43 am
Antidiscrimination a Mother of 2  10/11/11  8:04 am
Religious Freedom Chris and Kathie Brigham  10/11/11  8:09 am
Faith based agencies Louise  10/11/11  8:09 am
I support the LGBT community in wanting the right to adopt. Rachel Fulk-Chavez  10/11/11  8:16 am
Gay parents are fine. Mike K  10/11/11  8:18 am
anti-discrimination monnie steele  10/11/11  8:21 am
Preserve Religious Freedom A M Floyd  10/11/11  8:22 am
Adoption Rules Ciara Martin  10/11/11  8:33 am
Uphold Religious Freedom Cory Lyman  10/11/11  8:38 am
Any qualified adult should be able to adopt! Nikki Eubanks  10/11/11  8:42 am
Adoption standards 22 VAC 40-131 Bernard Hyde  10/11/11  8:43 am
State Board of Social Services, Proposed regulations Richard B. Zorn, Attorney  10/11/11  8:45 am
Preserve Religious Freedom Rhonda Russell  10/11/11  8:49 am
Preserve religious freedom! Adoption based on ones beliefs is a basic right. Kathy Roper  10/11/11  8:51 am
Comment on Adoption Rules PJ Sykes  10/11/11  8:51 am
Proof that we are just like everyone else Cara stutzman  10/11/11  8:51 am
Preserve religious freedom! Adoption based on ones beliefs is a basic right. Kathy Roper  10/11/11  8:51 am
Preserve Religious Freedom Laurie D'Antonio  10/11/11  8:52 am
Preserve Religious Freedom Jack Dunn, citizen in Lynchburg, VA  10/11/11  8:55 am
Preserve Religious Freedom Ellen Judy  10/11/11  9:03 am
Preserve Religous Freedom Sean Garvey  10/11/11  9:06 am
Preserve religious freedom P. Kershaw  10/11/11  9:06 am
Every Child Deserves a Family Jennifer Chrisler, Executive Director, Family Equality Council  10/11/11  9:10 am
Preserve religious freedom Lisa Marcantonio, citizen  10/11/11  9:11 am
Gay adoption Terri Bard  10/11/11  9:11 am
Preserver religious freedom Sofia Olkiewicz  10/11/11  9:14 am
adoption regs Deirdre Cochran  10/11/11  9:18 am
Insure Religious Freedom Jo Ann McCracken  10/11/11  9:23 am
Preserve Religious Freedom Reverend Kevin Larsen  10/11/11  9:24 am
preserve religious freedom Marty Moran  10/11/11  9:26 am
Preserve Religious Freedom Rosalyn B. Johnson  10/11/11  9:27 am
Preserve Religious Rights Anne Lawson  10/11/11  9:28 am
Adoption of children to Homosexuals? David Abbott  10/11/11  9:29 am
Preserve religious freedom Diane Hamilton  10/11/11  9:30 am
Regulatory action on adoptions Pam Kovach  10/11/11  9:31 am
Support Virginia's Children and STOP Discrimination John Dougherty, Virginia Home for Boys and Girls  10/11/11  9:32 am
Preserve Religious Freedom Phyllis Patrick  10/11/11  9:33 am
preserve religious freedom Karen Lahr  10/11/11  9:34 am
Stop Discrimination and Start Protecting our Children Mark Falls  10/11/11  9:36 am
Support of the Antidiscrimination View and Proposal Clement Danish Jr  10/11/11  9:37 am
Discrimination against faith-based placement agencies Marilyn Greene  10/11/11  9:38 am
Preserve Religious Freedom! Rachel Pocta  10/11/11  9:39 am
Preserve religious freedom Michael K. Bartnick, U.S. Citizen, Virginia Resident  10/11/11  9:39 am
tedunc@gmail.com Timothy Duncan  10/11/11  9:39 am
Preserve religious freedom Tim Magin  10/11/11  9:41 am
Please preserve religious freedom Linda Komp  10/11/11  9:41 am
Preserve religious freedom Richard S Baker, Virginia citizen  10/11/11  9:45 am
Preserve religious freedom Lisa McNerney  10/11/11  9:47 am
Preserve religious freedom Lisa McNerney  10/11/11  9:47 am
Preserve religious freedom Jim Calvin  10/11/11  9:47 am
Preserve religious freedom Jim Calvin  10/11/11  9:48 am
Preserve religious freedom Patrick Smith  10/11/11  9:49 am
State should not allow its licensed adoption agencies to discriminate. Charles Stephen Padgett, private individual, voter in Virginia  10/11/11  9:50 am
Preserve religious freedom and protect children Lana Schexnayder  10/11/11  9:50 am
Preserve Religious Freedom Paul S. Gibson  10/11/11  9:53 am
preserve religious freedom Anne Knasel  10/11/11  9:56 am
Preserve Religious Freedom Jean Marie Gaspar  10/11/11  9:58 am
Every Child Deserves a Loving Home Kerry M.  10/11/11  10:00 am
Preserve Religious Freedom Christopher Karanski  10/11/11  10:04 am
Support religious freedom and keep private agencies operating Peggy Monihan  10/11/11  10:06 am
Support religious freedom and keep private agencies operating Peggy Monihan  10/11/11  10:06 am
Preserve Religious Freedom Kay Bacharach  10/11/11  10:07 am
Preserve and Protect Religious Freedom Sue Campbell Freivald MSN  10/11/11  10:08 am
Please Preserve Religious Freedom and respect Faith Based agencies Kathy Mallard, Candidate, 48th District, VA House of Delegates  10/11/11  10:13 am
Adoption and foster parent policy. Jim Shaw  10/11/11  10:14 am
Preserve religious freedom Jennifer Denion  10/11/11  10:16 am
Protect those who can't protect themselves Jan  10/11/11  10:17 am
Preserve Freedom!! Concerned Catholic  10/11/11  10:22 am
Freedom for people of Faith Susan McCready  10/11/11  10:23 am
Preserve Religious Freedom Linda Riva  10/11/11  10:26 am
Preserve Religious Freedom James Albright  10/11/11  10:28 am
Preserve Religious Freedom Jennifer Meade  10/11/11  10:29 am
Preserve religious freedom Mrs. Susan M. Majewski  10/11/11  10:30 am
Support for the April 20 Decision Jo Anne Scott Webb Va resident, adoptive parent  10/11/11  10:31 am
A Father and a Mother Tim  10/11/11  10:33 am
Preserve religious freedom placement Carol Michael  10/11/11  10:34 am
LGBTQ Adoption Suzanne Hogg  10/11/11  10:36 am
Preserve Religious Freedom Marie M. Ward  10/11/11  10:37 am
Adoption and Foster Care Placement Catherine Calletto  10/11/11  10:39 am
Adoption Issues Fred Batschelet  10/11/11  10:42 am
Homosexual Marriage and Adoption Kim Hypes  10/11/11  10:42 am
The Board can and should enact nondiscrimination provisions Rebecca Glenberg, ACLU of Virginia  10/11/11  10:43 am
Religious Freedom Pamela Anstead  10/11/11  10:45 am
Social Services Board Adoption Rules Tigran Muradyan  10/11/11  10:45 am
Preserve religious freedom Kathy Brown  10/11/11  10:47 am
Preserve Religious Freedom Michael von Spakovsky  10/11/11  10:47 am
Preserve Religious Freedom Barbara Walbrecht  10/11/11  10:50 am
No discrimination in Virginia's adoption and foster system Michael Sutphin  10/11/11  10:52 am
Preserve Religious Freedom Elvira V Banks  10/11/11  10:53 am
It isn't who we fall in love with that defines us as human beings Heather L. Anderson  10/11/11  10:56 am
for the best interest of children Katie Toth  10/11/11  10:58 am
Equality in the Adoption Process Joel McDonald  10/11/11  11:00 am
Adoption for all Lee G. Hanchey  10/11/11  11:00 am
child placement Madelyn Campbell  10/11/11  11:02 am
Children are first , not political agenda Paula Burrows  10/11/11  11:05 am
stop decrimination Linda Major, RN  10/11/11  11:08 am
Preserve Religious Freedom Ken and Margaret Whitehead  10/11/11  11:10 am
Support for faith based adoption agencies Clendon Henderson  10/11/11  11:10 am
Children deserve loving, committed homes, not discrimination. Fawn Pfohl  10/11/11  11:12 am
Protect Religious Liberty and Natural Rights James Bell, American Principles Project  10/11/11  11:16 am
Adoption/Foster parenting by LGBT persons B.H.  10/11/11  11:16 am
Adoption Equality Elise Horning  10/11/11  11:17 am
Preserve Religious Freedom John K. McCulla  10/11/11  11:20 am
Preserve Religious Freedom Lucille B. Ruth  10/11/11  11:23 am
supporting adoption mike w  10/11/11  11:26 am
I support religious freedom Ania Clanton  10/11/11  11:31 am
Please allow all children access to loving homes! Julia Weed  10/11/11  11:32 am
Proposed Adoption Rules Peter Rousselot  10/11/11  11:32 am
Social Services: Non-Discrimination Adoption Policy William Lechert, Booz Allen Hamilton  10/11/11  11:32 am
Adoption Rules Christopher Campbell  10/11/11  11:33 am
Toleration of religious beliefs Steve Myers  10/11/11  11:39 am
comments on adoption regulations David M. Bernard, Democratic Candidate for State Senate, District 10  10/11/11  11:39 am
Preserve Religious Freedom Alison Ballou  10/11/11  11:41 am
Discrimination by Adoption Agencies is unacceptable Nine Members and Friends, Rock Spring Church  10/11/11  11:42 am
Preserve Religious Freedom Eva Palmer  10/11/11  11:42 am
Preserve religious freedom Susan Rando  10/11/11  11:44 am
preserve religious freedom Tim Bruckner  10/11/11  11:44 am
"preserve Religious Fredom"l Holy Family Catholic Church with 12;000:00 church members  10/11/11  11:45 am
"preserve Religious Fredom"l Holy Family Catholic Church with 12;000:00 church members  10/11/11  11:45 am
Adoption Equality Sharon Stein  10/11/11  11:46 am
Comments against discrimination in child fostering/adoption process Karla L. Miller  10/11/11  11:48 am
22 VAC 40-131-170(B) expands choice and options for vulnerable children Cheryl Buford  10/11/11  11:52 am
preserve religious freedom Tricia M.Harmon - PRAYUSA  10/11/11  11:54 am
adoption policy David Ensign, Clarendon Presbyterian Church  10/11/11  12:05 pm
adoption equality Casey Dokoupil  10/11/11  12:07 pm
Support Adoption Equality Shirley Brothwell  10/11/11  12:09 pm
Regarding the proposed change to adoption rules by the State Board of Social Services Forrest Meghan George, private citizen  10/11/11  12:11 pm
I do not support the proposed discriminatory policies of VA adoption law. adrianne hairston  10/11/11  12:13 pm
adoption to gay parents heather johnson  10/11/11  12:14 pm
I support the right of all suitable families to adopt, gay or straight. Northern Virginia Mother  10/11/11  12:14 pm
Yes to equality in the adoption process Bob kenney, Resident of Virginia  10/11/11  12:17 pm
Preserve religious freedom Robert Quirin  10/11/11  12:19 pm
That government is best which governs least - Support Virginia's Children and STOP Discrimination Mark Deutsch  10/11/11  12:19 pm
"Preserve religious freedom" Meredith Ford  10/11/11  12:24 pm
I support adoption by homosexual parents Rachel  10/11/11  12:25 pm
Adoption Jim Vass  10/11/11  12:26 pm
In Support of Adoption Equality Johannes M. Clouser, Concerned Citizen  10/11/11  12:30 pm
Adoption Rules Cait  10/11/11  12:32 pm
Adoption Rules Victoria Luke  10/11/11  12:33 pm
Preserve religious freedom Battinto L. Batts, Sr.  10/11/11  12:33 pm
Preserve Religious Freedom Mrs. M. Munson  10/11/11  12:37 pm
Adoption Garland Tillery  10/11/11  12:37 pm
Equality in Adoptive Rights Benno Stamurs  10/11/11  12:38 pm
No Discrimination in Foster Care and Adoptions Leslie Little  10/11/11  12:51 pm
Love does not discriminate Windy Glahn  10/11/11  12:52 pm
Excerpt from VCC on Faith-Based Adoption & Government Intrusion Barbara Lizana  10/11/11  12:52 pm
Preserve religious freedom Ken Cornelius  10/11/11  12:57 pm
Preserve Religious Freedom Deborah Spagnoli, St. Mary's Catholic Church  10/11/11  12:58 pm
Adoption Tony London  10/11/11  12:58 pm
Preserve Religious Freedom David Alexander  10/11/11  1:03 pm
Preserve Religious Freedom Patrick Sullivan  10/11/11  1:05 pm
Adoption descrimination in Virginia Kris Morley-Nikfar  10/11/11  1:06 pm
Faith Based adoption orgs have a mandate from the birth parents! Robert and Elisabeth L. Hall  10/11/11  1:12 pm
Protect children in our state Vicki Yeroian, Young Democrats at VCU  10/11/11  1:12 pm
Divided nation Elizabeth Wood  10/11/11  1:13 pm
adoption regulations Donald McEachin  10/11/11  1:17 pm
Preserve Religious Freedom William Woodruff  10/11/11  1:17 pm
Adoption Adena Dannouf  10/11/11  1:17 pm
Preserve religious freedom Victor Soehngen  10/11/11  1:20 pm
Ban Discrimination Against Loving Families Emily J. Martin, V.P. and Gen. Counsel, National Women's Law Center  10/11/11  1:21 pm
Preserve Religious Freedom JKB, Citizen of the Commonwealth of Virginia  10/11/11  1:24 pm
preserve religious freedom Catherine Loughlin  10/11/11  1:24 pm
Religious freedom is not the same as protecting children! Lainey Raynes, a citizen of VA  10/11/11  1:26 pm
Support children - Do not discriminate Roseana Bess  10/11/11  1:26 pm
Preserve Religious Freedom S. P. Libera  10/11/11  1:28 pm
Preserve religious freedom Katherine M. Rings  10/11/11  1:30 pm
Please do not discriminate. Patty DeBusk