Monthly Archives: May 2019

It’s Election Day! Make sure you view PA Family Council’s Voter’s Guide

May 21, 2019 | No comments | Posted in Voting | Tags:

When you go to the polls on Tuesday, May 21st, you will be voting on a variety of positions. These may include judges, school board, city council, township supervisor, county commissioner, other municipal positions, ballot questions, and even special elections … Read more

Proposed Allegheny County Ordinance Could Ban Even Pastoral Counseling for Minors

May 17, 2019 | No comments | Posted in Counseling | Tags:

By: Curtis Schube

The Allegheny County Council is proposing a sweeping ordinance to ban all forms of counseling for minors who experience unwanted same-sex attraction or feelings of identifying with the opposite sex.  This ordinance, if passed, would be one … Read more

How did your State Rep vote on the Down Syndrome Protection Act?

May 15, 2019 | No comments | Posted in abortion, Disability Rights | Tags: ,

On Tuesday, May 14th, the PA House of Representatives voted to pass the Down Syndrome Protection Act, House Bill 321. This legislation would prohibit the killing of unborn children based on a diagnosis of Down syndrome.  Currently, the majority of … Read more

PA Family Institute applauds PA House passage of Down Syndrome Protection Act

May 14, 2019 | No comments | Posted in abortion, Disability Rights | Tags: ,

Pennsylvania Family Institute applauds today’s passage of House Bill 321 — the Down Syndrome Protection Act — in the State House of Representatives. The legislation would prohibit the killing of unborn children based on a diagnosis of Down syndrome.  Currently, … Read more

PA Primary Election is One Week Away

May 14, 2019 | 3 comments | Posted in Voting | Tags: , , , ,

Election Day is May 21, 2019.

When you go to the polls on Tuesday, May 21st, you will be voting on a variety of positions. These may include judges, school board, city council, township supervisor, county commissioner, other municipal positions, … Read more

Who is Planned Parenthood Southeastern Pennsylvania?

May 10, 2019 | 2 comments | Posted in abortion | Tags:

As many know by now, State Representative Brian Sims harassed and bullied women outside of a Planned Parenthood abortion facility in Philadelphia that sparked the Pro-Life Rally Against Bullying today at the same location. In between his “shame on you” … Read more

State Rep. Brian Sims: The “Anti-Bullying” Bully [Video]

May 9, 2019 | 4 comments | Posted in abortion, First Amendment, Free Speech | Tags:

National news continues to cover Pennsylvania State Representative Brian Sims’ harassment of a woman, along with his intent to dox three teens outside of a Philadelphia Planned Parenthood pro-life. Ironically, Rep. Sims has made several statements about bullying, one just … Read more

Going “Full-on Colorado” with Marijuana is Wrong for Pittsburgh; Wrong for Pennsylvania

May 8, 2019 | 1 comment | Posted in Marijuana | Tags: ,

If our leaders truly listen and learn from Colorado’s “Full-On” commercialization of marijuana — they’ll just say no.

For media inquiries, contact Dan Bartkowiak 717-545-0600

In response to Lt. Gov. John Fetterman’s scheduled stops in Pittsburgh this weekend on his … Read more

Ten reasons why PA should not go “full-on Colorado” with marijuana

May 8, 2019 | 2 comments | Posted in Marijuana | Tags: ,

“Let’s go full-on Colorado.” That’s Lt. Governor John Fetterman’s coined phrase in his pursuit to commercialize marijuana in Pennsylvania. Here’s a closer look at the impact commercialization of recreational marijuana has had on Colorado – you decide if this is … Read more

HB 800 will provide more educational choice for low-income families

May 8, 2019 | No comments | Posted in education, Family, Parental rights | Tags: , , ,

Thank you Speaker Mike Turzai (R-Allegheny), the House Republicans, and the four Democrats who voted to pass HB 800 today with a vote of 111-85. This bill will help more families to send their children to the school of … Read more