Monthly Archives: June 2018

Joni Eareckson Tada Supports PA Down Syndrome Protection Act

June 30, 2018 | 1 comment | Posted in Disability Rights | Tags: , , ,

One of the world’s leading international advocates for people affected by disability, helping countless families including many in Pennsylvania, is now calling upon the Pennsylvania State Senate to pass the Down Syndrome Protection Act – House Bill 2050.

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Your Comments Needed to Support “Protect Life Rule”

June 29, 2018 | 3 comments | Posted in abortion | Tags:

The Trump Administration and the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) recently announced the Protect Life Rule – which would stop Title X funding for organizations that perform or refer for abortions, like Planned Parenthood.

This regulation was first … Read more

Pennsylvanians Applaud Supreme Court Victory for Life, Free Speech

June 26, 2018 | No comments | Posted in abortion | Tags: ,

Today, the United States Supreme Court issued a great ruling for life and free speech by striking down a California law that forced pro-life pregnancy resource centers to advertise for abortion.

Justice Clarence Thomas, who wrote the 5-4 majority opinion, … Read more

Planned Parenthood once again makes outrageous claims against Down Syndrome Protection Act

June 22, 2018 | No comments | Posted in abortion, Disability Rights | Tags:

Planned Parenthood is claiming Pennsylvania’s proposed Down Syndrome Protection Act – which would protect any unborn child from being aborted solely due to a diagnosis of possible Down syndrome – is “cruel and dangerous” and is “playing games” with healthcare.… Read more

Limited spots still available for City on the Hill | July 22-28

June 19, 2018 | No comments | Posted in City on the Hill | Tags: ,

City on the Hill is fast approaching and we still have some spots available for high school teens to attend. To sign-up, download the application to get started.

Website: pafamily.org/coth

Online Brochure: pafamily.org/cothbrochure

Former student’s experience: City on the Hill … Read more

Committee passes Down Syndrome Protection Act, Full Senate could vote soon [Roll Call]

June 14, 2018 | No comments | Posted in Disability Rights | Tags: ,

On Wednesday, June 13th, the State Senate Judiciary Committee passed the Down Syndrome Protection Act – House Bill 2050 – by a 10-5 vote. Here’s the roll call:

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PFC Applauds Committee Vote because Down Syndrome Is A Life Worth Living (Press Release)

June 13, 2018 | No comments | Posted in Uncategorized | Tags:

Pennsylvania Family Council applauds Senate Judiciary Committee for passage of Down Syndrome Protection Act (House Bill 2050)

(HARRISBURG, PA – June 13, 2018) – Today, Pennsylvania Family Council joins families across the Commonwealth in applauding the Senate Judiciary Committee under … Read more

Tell Your State Senator: Pass the Down Syndrome Protection Act

June 5, 2018 | No comments | Posted in abortion | Tags:

 



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Planned Parenthood has failed 14 PA health inspections since 2017

June 1, 2018 | 1 comment | Posted in abortion | Tags:

Governor Tom Wolf just claimed it “devastating” for federal family planning funding to be directed to health centers that do not perform abortions and said he would “do everything I can to protect PA from this plan.”

Abortion … Read more