Posts Categorized: abortion

PA House Vote Shows Respect to Loss of Life Early in Pregnancy

November 19, 2019 | No comments | Posted in abortion, Life, pro-life | Tags:

Pennsylvania Family Institute thanks the 123 State Representatives for their bipartisan affirmative vote on House Bill 1890, known as the Fetal Remains Bill, that offers a compassionate way of showing respect to human life lost early in pregnancy.

“Human beings … Read more

Committee Votes to Stop the Prenatal Targeting of Babies with Down syndrome

November 18, 2019 | 3 comments | Posted in abortion, Disability Rights, Life | Tags: ,

PA Family Institute applauds vote on House Bill 321 and the effort to end the targeting of babies with a prenatal diagnosis of Down syndrome.

Pennsylvania Family Institute applauds today’s vote by the PA Senate Health Committee on the Down … Read more

Senate Committee to Vote Monday on Down Syndrome Protection Act

November 15, 2019 | 1 comment | Posted in abortion, Disability Rights, Life | Tags:

On Monday, November 18th, the PA Senate Health Committee is scheduled to vote on the Down Syndrome Protection Act, House Bill 321.

Before the vote, please contact your State Senator and ask for their support of the Down Syndrome Protection … Read more

Pregnant 17-Year-Old Changed By A Heartbeat

November 12, 2019 | No comments | Posted in abortion, Children, Family, Life, pro-life | Tags:

Focus on the Family shares a story about Lisa, who at age 17 faced an unexpected pregnancy and recounts how hearing the heartbeat of her unborn child made all the difference:

[Lisa] scheduled an abortion. Actually, she made three appointments. … Read more

State Rep Continues to Lie About Proposed Bill Despite Apology for Callous Comments

November 7, 2019 | No comments | Posted in abortion, Children, Health, Life, Parental rights, pro-life | Tags: , , , , ,

This past Friday, Rep. Wendy Ullman (D-Bucks) issued an apology for her callous comments  that an early miscarriage is “just some mess on a napkin.” However, she is still continuing to lie about House Bill 1890 and what it would … Read more

What some are saying about Rep. Ullman’s callous comments on miscarriage

November 1, 2019 | No comments | Posted in abortion, Life | Tags:

State Representative Wendy Ullman (D-Bucks) has now garnered national attention for her callous comments claiming an early miscarriage is “just some mess on a napkin.”

Here’s Pennsylvania state legislator Wendy Ullman opposing a bill that requires respectful disposal of fetal … Read more

Video: PA State Rep Wendy Ullman claims a miscarriage is “just a mess on a napkin”

October 31, 2019 | 7 comments | Posted in abortion, Life | Tags: , ,

In one of the most insensitive comments ever uttered by a Pennsylvania State legislator, Representative Wendy Ullman (D-Bucks) complained about a bill dealing with a healthcare facility’s handling of miscarried or aborted babies, calling it a fuss over what she … Read more

Bill to Respect the Humanity of Unborn Children Passes State House Committee

October 29, 2019 | 8 comments | Posted in abortion, Children, Health, Life, pro-life | Tags: , , , , ,

Today, the Pennsylvania State House Health Committee passed HB 1890, a bill that requires healthcare facilities to properly handle disposition (burial or cremation) of unborn children who have died from an abortion or miscarriage. This bill is similar to … Read more

A Win for Pro-Life Sidewalk Counselors in Pittsburgh and Harrisburg!

October 25, 2019 | No comments | Posted in abortion, Counseling, First Amendment, Free Speech, Health, Life, pro-life | Tags: , , , , ,

The Third Circuit Court of Appeals, housed in Philadelphia, handed down two decisions in the past week that impact sidewalk counselors outside of abortion clinics in Harrisburg and Pittsburgh. In Bruni v. City of Pittsburgh and Reilly v. City of Read more

Pennsylvania Attorney General Shapiro on a Crusade Against Catholic Nuns

October 24, 2019 | 1 comment | Posted in abortion, First Amendment, Health, Life, pro-life, Religious Freedom, Supreme Court | Tags: , , , , , , ,

Catholic charity organization, the Little Sisters of the Poor, is back in the news this week, not for the over 13,000 elderly poor they serve in 31 countries, but because pro-abortion government officials are trying to force them to pay … Read more