Planned Parenthood’s Influence on Top PA Officials

January 19, 2018 | 1 comment | Posted in abortion | Tags: , , , , ,

The official policy of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania is to encourage childbirth over abortion.  So, why is Planned Parenthood given hundreds of thousands of taxpayer dollars every year? Abortion in Pennsylvania has been on a steady decline; however, top state officials seem to be doing what they can to take our state in the opposition… Read more »

PA Family Council Contacts Every Municipality on Casino Opt-Out; Over 1,000 Exercise the Option

January 10, 2018 | 1 comment | Posted in Gambling | Tags:

Communities across Pennsylvania proving Governor Wolf, state legislature should never have looked to gambling as a “solution” to budget shortfall Included in the massive, 939-page gambling expansion bill hastily passed in early November by the General Assembly and signed by Gov. Wolf is a provision for local municipalities to opt-out of casino expansion, which now over 1,000… Read more »

Feb. 11th – Join us for an evening with the candidates for Governor

January 8, 2018 | No comments | Posted in Voting | Tags: , ,

No spin. No teleprompters. Just an honest conversation about how these candidates would lead Pennsylvania. We invite you to join us for a conversation with the candidates for governor on their vision for the Commonwealth, including their views on various issues that impact families across Pennsylvania. Sunday, February 11, 2018 Lancaster Bible College, Lancaster, PA… Read more »

Find a bus: March for Life 2018

January 4, 2018 | 1 comment | Posted in abortion | Tags: , ,

If you are interested in riding a bus to the March for Life Friday, January 19th, please contact the local bus captain for more specific information. As indicated, some buses are heading to the Youth Rally happening the day before. If you know of a bus not on this list, please contact Dan with location and contact… Read more »

Wolf Shows Extreme Abortion Views With Veto of SB 3

December 18, 2017 | No comments | Posted in abortion | Tags: , , ,

With his veto pen, Gov. Wolf signs off on the continued killing of unborn babies every day by late-term and dismemberment abortion. HARRISBURG, PA – December 18, 2017 – Governor Tom Wolf today vetoed important legislation – Senate Bill 3 – that would have made humane, 21st century updates to Pennsylvania’s 28-year-old abortion law. In… Read more »

Did your State Rep vote to end late-term and dismemberment abortion?

December 12, 2017 | 1 comment | Posted in abortion | Tags: , , ,

Does your State Representative want to finally end late-term and dismemberment abortion? Here’s the roll call for the 121-70 vote in the PA House on Senate Bill 3. With this vote in the PA House and the PA Senate already passing SB 3 back in February (32-18 vote), it now moves to the Governor’s desk…. Read more »

PA House Shows Compassion, Votes to Finally End Late-Term & Dismemberment Abortion

December 12, 2017 | 1 comment | Posted in abortion | Tags: , ,

Pennsylvania Family Institute supports this vote and the hundreds of lives it would save each year. HARRISBURG, Pa. – After nearly 30 years, Pennsylvania’s abortion laws would finally be updated thanks to today’s 121-70 vote by the PA House of Representatives in favor of Senate Bill 3, legislation that would end both late-term and dismemberment… Read more »

Over 400 Municipalities Opting Out of Casino Expansion

December 12, 2017 | 3 comments | Posted in Gambling | Tags: , ,

(Update: Click here for the PA Gaming Control Board’s current list of opt-outs) Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board now reports a total of 404 municipalities that have passed a resolution exercising the opt-out option in the 939-page gambling expansion legislation recently passed within 24 hours by the Pennsylvania General Assembly. This resolution is necessary to keep… Read more »

PA House to vote as early as Tuesday on updating abortion law

December 4, 2017 | No comments | Posted in abortion | Tags: , , ,

Today, the House Health Committee voted to pass Senate Bill 3 (SB3) by a 16-10 vote (see roll call below), which would finally update Pennsylvania state law to end late-term and dismemberment abortion. A vote by the full PA House is expected as early as tomorrow (Tuesday, Dec, 5th). TAKE ACTION: Right now, Planned Parenthood and… Read more »

VIDEO: “Blessed” – An Adoption Story: Maria Pearl

December 1, 2017 | 3 comments | Posted in Adoption | Tags: ,

 “The root of adoption is an awareness that a child is in need of one of the most important elements in life: a mom and a dad.“ Jeremy and Sarah Samek live outside of Pittsburgh and recently adopted a beautiful little girl. She has Down syndrome – “blessed with an extra chromosome and with an… Read more »