Monthly Archives: December 2011

PA Supreme Court Hands Down Christmas Present to the Unborn

December 28, 2011 | No comments | Posted in Family, Life | Tags: , ,

This time last year, the Independence Law Center (with the help of an army of volunteer attorneys) filed an amici brief on behalf of the Pa. Family Institute, the Pa. Pro-Life Federation, the Pa. Catholic Conference, and about 60 state … Read more

What Would You Do to Make Pennsylvania a Better Place?

December 27, 2011 | 1 comment | Posted in education, Family, Health, Life, marriage, Politics, Radio | Tags:

If you were running the state of Pennsylvania, what resolutions would you choose to make Pennsylvania a better place?

Leave your ideas in the comments below!… Read more

Merry Christmas from Pennsylvania Family Institute

December 23, 2011 | No comments | Posted in Family | Tags: ,

Dear friend,

It has been our joy and privilege to serve you and all Pennsylvania families over this past year.  With Christmas now upon us, let us reflect on the author and giver of life, who came to Earth to … Read more

Vote Tally/Scorecards for House and Senate

December 22, 2011 | No comments | Posted in Family, Health, Life | Tags: , ,

House and Senate Scorecards for Votes on Abortion Clinic Regulations in Pennsylvania available at

Click here to view the scorecards, then contact your legislators and let them know what you think of how they voted. Use our Citizen Read more

Gov. Tom Corbett delivers early Christmas present. To Life and Health!

December 22, 2011 | No comments | Posted in Uncategorized | Tags:

Today, Gov. Tom Corbett signed a new commonsense law that would regulate Pennsylvania’s abortion clinics in the same way as ambulatory surgical facilities. The need for new regulations was brought to light by the tragic “house of horrors” case of … Read more

Scranton Times-Tribune says PA’s new abortion clinic rules are duly rigorous

December 22, 2011 | No comments | Posted in Family, Health, Life | Tags: , ,

From the Times-Tribune:

Dr. Kermit Gosnel’s “House of Horrors” abortion clinic in Philadelphia did great violence to human beings and to abortion-rights advocates’ mantra that their objective is to make abortion “legal, safe and rare.”

It’s legal. But at Dr. … Read more

Will 2012 be OUR ‘Year of School Choice’?

December 16, 2011 | No comments | Posted in Uncategorized | Tags:

Earlier this year, The Wall Street Journal editors declared 2011 as The Year of School Choice. That was then; this in now. And this IS Pennsylvania, not the 13 states that advanced real education reform so far.

As the … Read more

Why Rep Davidson Voted for SB 732

December 16, 2011 | No comments | Posted in Family, Health, Life | Tags: ,

From Philadelphia Inquirer:

Standing on the floor of the state House, her voice choked with emotion, the first-term Democratic legislator from Upper Darby explained why she had just voted for the bill tightening regulations for abortion clinics.

State Rep. … Read more

It Should Have Been Unanimous

December 15, 2011 | No comments | Posted in Family, Health, Life, Politics | Tags: , , , , , ,

SB 732, the common sense bill to require abortion centers in Pennsylvania to meet the same health and safety standards required of all outpatient surgery centers, passed the State House and Senate overwhelmingly this week. This action comes about 11 … Read more

How Did Your Legislator Vote on SB 732?

December 15, 2011 | No comments | Posted in Health, Life | Tags: , , ,

Want to know how your state representative and state senator voted on Senate Bill 732?

State House Vote

State Senate Vote

Please thank your legislator if they voted Yes in support of this bill!… Read more