Good News: Three Takeaways From PA’s State Budget

November 23, 2020 | No comments | Posted in abortion, Gambling, Marijuana | Tags: , , , ,

By Tom Shaheen State lawmakers approved “Part 2” of the 2020-2021 state budget in a rare post-election legislative session last week. The $35.5 billion budget includes no new taxes as lawmakers filled budget gaps using the state’s remaining $1.3 billion in federal coronavirus funds to supplement revenue. The good news – with help from action… Read more »

An opportunity to make your support of PFI go even further!

November 19, 2020 | No comments | Posted in Uncategorized | Tags: ,

We want to make you aware of an exciting opportunity happening tomorrow, Friday, November 20th. Every year Lancaster County has an event called Extra Give, where online giving to PA Family is boosted and goes farther thanks to The Lancaster County Community Foundation. Extra Give falls on Friday, November 20th, and is known to be one of the… Read more »

So many lawyers, so little time…

November 17, 2020 | No comments | Posted in Voting | Tags: , , , , , ,

Two weeks past the election and we’re still waiting for the final results in some parts of the state, and legal hearings have just started. November 23rd is the date set for election results certification in Pennsylvania, so this may be a fast moving week. We’ll try to keep you updated. This is the newest… Read more »

Remember ‘hanging chads’?

November 10, 2020 | 3 comments | Posted in Voting | Tags: , , , ,

It’s been one week since the general election and it’s definitely creating flashbacks to the year 2000 and the challenges that followed the Bush/Gore presidential contest. At that time, it was Florida in the limelight, as the results there were contested by former Vice President Al Gore. It took 37 days and a US Supreme… Read more »

PA Election Update: The Sanctity of Life

November 6, 2020 | No comments | Posted in abortion, Family, Life, pro-life, Voting | Tags: , , , ,

From the Desk of Michael Geer, PA Family Council President The eyes of the nation are on Pennsylvania today, with our state being pivotal in determining who will be the next President of the United States.  As each hour passes, it appears increasingly likely that the vote tallies in that race will be heading to… Read more »

Why Is Science Not Governor Wolf’s Guide to Marijuana?

November 2, 2020 | No comments | Posted in Marijuana | Tags: , ,

Do you know where your candidates stand on the issue of marijuana legalization? Find out at PaFamilyVoter.com. By: Dan Bartkowiak There’s been a lot of talk lately about “listening to the scientists” and top Democrat politicians in Pennsylvania accusing the Trump Administration of rejecting science, despite themselves rejecting the science behind marijuana by supporting the… Read more »

25 Minutes Well Spent: “Christians, Conscience, and Voting”

October 30, 2020 | No comments | Posted in Uncategorized | Tags: ,

From the Desk of Michael Geer, President Ever call, email or write a letter to an elected official asking them to support a pro-life bill… or oppose one that would expand abortion? You probably have. Me too. The truth is that the success or failure of that call or letter in large part depends on… Read more »

You’re Invited: Prayer Event with the Church Ambassador Network

October 28, 2020 | No comments | Posted in Prayer, Voting | Tags: , , ,

Prayer is extremely needed right now! Will you join us on Sunday at 6pm in Harrisburg for a State-wide Prayer Gathering? Our gracious God calls us, his people, to humbly come to Him in prayer, “if my people who are called by my name humble themselves, and pray and seek my face and turn from… Read more »

One week until Election Day!

October 27, 2020 | 2 comments | Posted in Voting | Tags: , , ,

We are now one week from Election Day, Tuesday, November 3rd. We’re being bombarded with campaign ads on television, radio, social media, and in our mailbox. These ads may or may not cover the issues you are interested in. Visit our free online voter guide at pafamilyvoter.com. We cover a wide range of issues, and… Read more »

Three reasons why PA’s new bill shows politicians are out of control with gambling expansion

October 13, 2020 | No comments | Posted in Gambling | Tags: , ,

New legislation is working its way through the Pennsylvania General Assembly that would once again expand gambling vices throughout the Commonwealth – and it’s far time that families say enough is enough. Senate Bill 1256 would allow for over 80,000 slot machines (called video gaming terminals or VGTs) in thousands of local communities across Pennsylvania…. Read more »