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 Pain Capable Unborn Child Protection Act, which would end late-term abortion after five months of pregnancy… Read more »

2017 Judicial Guide for November 7th Election

October 6, 2017 | 4 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 Family Council is proud to present our Judicial Voter’s Guide (we will add responses as… 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), which calls for the respect and protection of children with Down syndrome in the wake of… Read more »

“Embrace, Don’t Erase” /// 9 Top Quotes from SR174 Press Event

September 19, 2017 | 1 comment | Posted in abortion, Politics | Tags: , , ,

Senator Scott Martin has now introduced a resolution – SR174 – to encourage support and respect for children and individuals with Down syndrome. Here are a few highlighted quotes along with video of the full press conference: “We should not be in the business of selectively choosing which life should begin or end.“ – Senator… Read more »

Gov. Wolf’s Road Trip for Planned Parenthood Continues, While Senators Stand for Life

September 19, 2017 | 3 comments | Posted in abortion, Politics | Tags: , , , ,

TAKE ACTION: We need you to send two emails TODAY (and we’ve made it easy with our Citizen Action Center). Today, while members of the State Senate stand to condemn the aborting of babies diagnosed with Down syndrome, Pennsylvania’s Governor joins the state’s largest abortion business – Planned Parenthood – for another photo-op. A recent CBS report praised… Read more »

7,000-plus came to Harrisburg last year to pray, get involved

September 15, 2017 | No comments | Posted in Politics | Tags: , ,

One year ago, thousands gathered outside the State Capital Building in Harrisburg as part of the Decision America Tour with Franklin Graham.   The goal of the tour was to visit every state capital encouraging people to 1) pray, 2) vote and 3) engage in the political process. Franklin Graham led those gathering in praying for America, for… Read more »

Gov. Wolf Praises Planned Parenthood clinic that failed over 50% of safety inspections

September 12, 2017 | 2 comments | Posted in abortion, Politics | Tags: ,

Governor Tom Wolf recently toured and offered praise to the Elizabeth Blackwell Health Center at Locust Street (Philadelphia), which has failed 10 of their last 18 patient safety inspections and is the single largest abortion center for Planned Parenthood in the state, where more than 20,000 babies have been aborted over the last four years. Below is… Read more »

Defending Religious Freedom: PFC Joins Brief with Supreme Court

September 8, 2017 | No comments | Posted in Religious Freedom | Tags: , ,

Pennsylvania Family Council, joining over 30 other Family Policy Councils from around the country, signed on to a brief filed with the United States Supreme Court in what will be one of the most influential cases in a generation on the rights to religious freedom. The “friend-of-the-court” brief was filed in support of Jack Phillips,… Read more »

Mutual Aid Society: Gov. Wolf Praises Taxpayer-Funded Planned Parenthood Abortion Site; Planned Parenthood Backs His Re-Election

September 7, 2017 | 3 comments | Posted in abortion, Politics | Tags: , , , ,

Today, Governor Tom Wolf – while Pennsylvania lingers without a finished budget – toured the single largest abortion center for Planned Parenthood in the state, where more than 20,000 babies have been aborted over the last four years. Instead of working to solve the current budget crisis, Governor Wolf went on-site to praise the Elizabeth Blackwell… Read more »

Congressman Gary Palmer @ 2017 Friends of the Family banquet

September 6, 2017 | No comments | Posted in Uncategorized | Tags:

Pennsylvania Family Institute’s Friends of the Family banquet is Friday, September 22nd, in Hershey, PA. The evening’s featured guest is Congressman Gary Palmer. Dinner tickets are available for $60 each. Sponsorship opportunities are available as well. Click here for reservations or go to DinnerwiththeFamily.org. Gary Palmer is recognized as one of the most conservative, pro-family members… Read more »