Monthly Archives: October 2017

2017 Judicial Guide for November 7th Election

October 31, 2017 | 21 comments | Posted in abortion, Family, Life, Politics, pro-life, Religious Freedom, Supreme Court, Voting | Tags: , , , ,

Tuesday, November 7th, 2017 is Election Day. Voters across Pennsylvania will be voting for municipal offices (Mayor, City Council, Township Supervisor, Sheriff, Recorder of Deeds, School Board member, etc.) and Judicial candidates.

To help you in your voting decisions, Pennsylvania … Read more

“Terrible Fiscal Policy” – Gov. Wolf signs Massive Gambling Bill

October 31, 2017 | 5 comments | Posted in Gambling | Tags: , ,

How did your State Senator and State Representative vote? See roll call below.

It started as a simple bill to create 1-800-GAMBLER as the one number in PA to call for gambling help. It’s now a law adding more casinos … Read more

This Week: White Ribbon Against Pornography (WRAP) Week

October 30, 2017 | No comments | Posted in Sexuality | Tags:

The National White Ribbon Against Pornography (WRAP) Week brings together hundreds of national, state and local groups, along with driven concerned citizens in a massive effort to educate the public on the harms from pornography and the many resources available … Read more

PA General Assembly has a gambling problem, Gov. Wolf should veto HB271

October 27, 2017 | No comments | Posted in Gambling | Tags: , ,

Pennsylvania Family Council asks Governor Wolf to veto HB 271, the 939-page harmful bill that passed both chambers in less than 24 hours

HARRISBURG, PA – What began as a six-page bill intended to set up a phone number to … Read more

People with Down syndrome: “We are the canary in the eugenics coal mine.”

October 27, 2017 | No comments | Posted in abortion | Tags: , , ,

On October 25, 2017, the House Appropriations Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education Subcommittee, chaired by Rep. Tom Cole of Oklahoma, held a hearing on “Down Syndrome: Update on the State of the Science and Potential for Discoveries Across … Read more

Does Your Senator Want to End Your Funding of Child “Sex Change” Surgery? [Roll Call]

October 26, 2017 | 4 comments | Posted in Gender, Health | Tags: , ,

In a bipartisan 37-13 vote, the State Senate voted in favor of the well-being of children and taxpayers by passing HB 1388 – which would restore the status quo of the Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP) prior to Governor Wolf’s … Read more

HB 1388 Benefits Children and Taxpayers, Restores Policy After Governor’s Lone Wolf Action

October 25, 2017 | 1 comment | Posted in Gender, Health | Tags: , ,

Pennsylvania Family Council supports the decision to end taxpayer funding for “sex-change” surgery on children.

HARRISBURG, Pa. – In a bipartisan 37-13 vote today, State Senators voted in favor of the well-being of children and taxpayers by passing HB 1388 … Read more

You’re Paying for “Sex Change” Surgery on Children [TAKE ACTION]

October 23, 2017 | No comments | Posted in Gender, Health | Tags: , ,

Your State Senator will be voting soon on whether Pennsylvania returns to the longstanding policy of the CHIP program to exclude coverage for controversial sex change (“gender reassignment”) surgery and services.

Pennsylvania was the first state to create the Children’s … Read more

Fact-Checker Confirms: Only 7 Nations Allow Elective Abortion Past 20 Weeks (including U.S.)

October 10, 2017 | No comments | Posted in abortion, Politics | Tags: , , ,

“The United States is currently out of the mainstream in the family of nations, in which only 7 out of 198 nations allow elective abortions after 20 weeks of pregnancy.”

This statement from the Trump administration in support of the … Read more

How your email can help children with Down syndrome

October 5, 2017 | 6 comments | Posted in abortion | Tags: , ,

October is National Down Syndrome Awareness Month and this year Pennsylvanians have a simple and direct opportunity to express support for children with Down syndrome.

Nineteen State Senators, led by Senator Scott Martin (R-Lancaster) have sponsored Senate Resolution 174 (SR174), … Read more