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The GOP War Chest Malfunction

Groups react to the nightclub spending spree. Plus: some attack pro-life Democrats even as Christian leaders sign "Covenant for Civility."

Political Advocacy Tracker is a roundup of what Christian activist organizations have been talking about over the last week.

The Republican National Committee spent nearly $2,000 at a strip club featuring women performing simulated lesbian and bondage sex shows.

Penny Nance, CEO of Concerned Women for America (CWA) immediately put out a statement calling the episode "outrageous."

"Please explain to women if and why you think it is appropriate to attach your organizations to pornographic enterprises? Did you really swill drinks, ogle young girls and plan party business at this kind of establishment?" Nance said.

Yesterday, Tony Perkins, president of the Family Research Council (FRC), told members, "Don't give money to the RNC."

"If you want to put money into the political process, and I encourage you to do so, give directly to candidates who you know reflect your values," he said. "This latest incident is another indication to me that the RNC is completely tone-deaf to the values and concerns ...

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