Monthly Archives: March 2013

Recap from the March for Marriage

March 27, 2013 | No comments | Posted in Family, marriage, Politics, Religious Freedom, Supreme Court | Tags: , , , ,

By: Dan Bartkowiak

“What a great day!”

That was the repeated response from numerous friends on our bus from Lancaster to our nation’s capital for the March for Marriage. 50 supporters made the trip early Tuesday morning, March 26th to … Read more

Family Institute in the News

March 26, 2013 | No comments | Posted in Family, marriage, Politics, Religious Freedom, Supreme Court | Tags: , , , , , ,

Michael Geer, president of Pennsylvania Family Institute, was interviewed on CBS 21 in Harrisburg regarding the Prop 8 case being heard before the US Supreme Court today. Click here to view the video.


Randall Wenger, chief counsel of the … Read more

Opinion: Is there any common ground on abortion?

March 21, 2013 | No comments | Posted in abortion, Life, pro-life | Tags: , ,

From our friend, and former state representative, Jeff Coleman:

A few weeks ago I participated in a debate at the University of Pittsburgh on the question of whether women considering abortion should have access to ultrasound technology, or should the … Read more

Keno: Exactly What We DON’T need in Pennsylvania

March 19, 2013 | No comments | Posted in Uncategorized | Tags:

Pittsburgh Post-Gazette reporter Tim McNulty called it ‘a game with some of the worst odds in the house is a key to an administration plan to privatize management of the Pennsylvania lottery.’ And he’s right!

But what “game” is that, … Read more

The Social Injustice of Abortion – March 27th at Messiah College

March 19, 2013 | No comments | Posted in abortion, pro-life | Tags: , ,

Ryan Bomberger of the Radiance Foundation is coming to Messiah College on Wednesday, March 27th. You don’t want to miss this multimedia presentation on The Social Injustice of Abortion. Two years ago, Ryan Bomberger spoke to the Pennsylvania Family Institute … Read more

Abortionist Kermit Gosnell: By the Numbers

March 18, 2013 | No comments | Posted in abortion, Politics, pro-life | Tags: , , ,

Today, Abortionist Kermit Gosnell stands trial for the murder of 7 babies and of 41-year old mother of 3 Ms. Karnamaya Mongar. Gosnell’s late-term abortion facility was the center of horrific abuse and murder of women and babies born alive … Read more

How much do cyber charter schools really cost?

March 13, 2013 | No comments | Posted in education | Tags: , , ,

From the Commonwealth Foundation:

With the House Education Committee set to consider new legislation on reducing cyber school funding, the discussion has turned again to how much cyber schools “actually” cost and whether they receive too much money.… Read more

Party on: Pa. 5th-grader free to invite schoolmates to church event

March 12, 2013 | No comments | Posted in Family, Religious Freedom | Tags: , ,

Good news here in Pennsylvania!

PITTSBURGH — The U.S. Court of Appeals for the 3rd Circuit Tuesday unanimously affirmed a lower court’s order that found two policies at a Pennsylvania school district unconstitutional after they were used to prevent a … Read more

March 26th – Marriage March – Bus Available from Lancaster

March 6, 2013 | No comments | Posted in Family, marriage, Politics, Religious Freedom, Supreme Court | Tags: , , ,

On March 26th, the Supreme Court will hear oral arguments in the Perry case, which will determine if Proposition 8 – the citizens initiative approved by the people of California in 2008 to protect marriage – is constitutional or not. … Read more

Immediate Action Needed on Assault to Religious Freedom

March 4, 2013 | No comments | Posted in Family, Health, Life, Politics, Religious Freedom | Tags: , ,

Congress has the opportunity to restore religious liberty and protect conscience for all Americans by including conscience protections in any must-pass legislation. The Obama administration has made it clear that it will continue to violate conscience with the HHS mandate. … Read more