Monthly Archives: December 2015
On May 22, 2015, Randall Wenger and Jeremy Samek – attorneys with our Independence Law Center – were in court on behalf of a pregnant 14-year-old, seeking a judge’s order to stop an abortion the girl‘s mom was pressuring her … Read more
PA Family Institute, counting on thousands to heed their calls to action and for financial support, is the state’s leading advocate for pro-life, pro-family principles.
Tom Shaheen, Vice President for Policy at the Pennsylvania Family Institute, offers insight on … Read more
Governor Wolf Gifts Some Hope to Low-Income Families; Orders Release of EITC & OSTC Approval Letters
Helping to make Christmas this year a little brighter for children in low-income families, Governor Wolf has just ordered the Department of Community and Economic Development (DCED) to release the approval letters to all businesses for the Educational Improvement Tax … Read more
Governor Tom Wolf continues to put Pennsylvania’s future in jeopardy by not releasing the approval letters necessary for scholarship aid donations into the state’s Educational Improvement Tax Credit (EITC) … Read more
Pennsylvania Family Institute is helping to lead pro-life advocacy throughout the Commonwealth. Accompanied by your voice and your financial support, here are some highlights from the past year of how we advocate for pro-life principles in Pennsylvania:2015 Pro-Life Highlights… Read more
Would you want to tell your child they have to go to a different school next year? Not because you’re moving. Not because of their grades. All because … Read more
Governor Wolf is hurting thousands of families across Pennsylvania by blocking scholarship award approval letters for the much needed Education Improvement Tax Credit (EITC).
It’s a sacrifice every year for families who choose private or Christian schooling for their children, … Read more
HB 649 – the bad Pennsylvania proposal for state-sponsored online and video gambling – will not be voted on this year as part of any state budget deals. That’s an early Christmas present for Pennsylvania families.
This proposed legislation … Read more
In the midst of budget deliberations, some PA lawmakers believe a good solution is our government getting more involved with gambling.
The idea is simple in their mind – just pass HB 649 and each year we can reach inside … Read more
It’s Christmas season – which not only means Christmas lights and carols but more instances of pushback on any mention of “the reason for the season” or the celebration of Christmas – especially in public schools.
Sadly, every school district … Read more