Posts Categorized: Children

Gov. Wolf’s EITC veto failed thousands of families. So what will our lawmakers do?

June 25, 2019 | No comments | Posted in Children, education | Tags:

By: Allison Rishel

In a move of colossal injustice, Governor Tom Wolf failed Pennsylvania’s families and children by vetoing an expansion of the highly popular Education Improvement Tax Credit (EITC) program. Now he must answer to the tens of thousands … Read more

PA National Guard Allows Tour for ‘Trail Life USA’ Troop After Letter from Legal Groups

June 19, 2019 | 1 comment | Posted in Children, Religious Freedom | Tags:

Scouting troop had been denied equal access to National Guard Facility because of its religious affiliation

Fort Indiantown Gap National Guard yesterday agreed to allow a Pennsylvania-based Trail Life USA scouting troop to tour the facility after the Independence Law … Read more

Today is Primary Election Day – see this before you vote

May 14, 2018 | No comments | Posted in abortion, Children, Family, First Amendment, Free Speech, Gambling, Life, marriage, Parental rights, Politics, Privacy rights, pro-life, Religious Freedom, Voting | Tags: , , , ,

FREE personalized voter’s guide – including your new Congressional district – Available Now

We’re glad you’ve come to our 2018 Primary Voter’s Guide to find out more about the candidates appearing on your ballot. By doing so, you are demonstrating … Read more

Keep it Up! Contact your State Senator to Vote NO on the Bathroom Bills

June 14, 2016 | No comments | Posted in Children, education, Family, Free Speech, Privacy rights, Religious Freedom | Tags: , , , , ,

GOOD WORK to those who have reached out to their State Senator regarding the Bathroom Bills (SB 1306, SB 1307, and SB 974). Phones over at the State Senate are ringing off the hook! But, the work is not over … Read more

NC Governor on Bathroom Policy: “If you have the anatomy of a man, you shouldn’t use the women’s restroom.”

April 1, 2016 | 2 comments | Posted in Children, Privacy rights | Tags: , , ,

Pennsylvania Governor Tom Wolf says North Carolina is “wrong” and, therefore, wants men to be able to access women’s restrooms and showers. What’s worse, Governor Wolf has made it his #1 non-budget priority to pass proposed Bathroom Bills – HB … Read more

Six Reasons Why I’m Glad I Watched The Drop Box

March 4, 2015 | 1 comment | Posted in Children, Life | Tags: , , ,

By: Dan Bartkowiak

After braving the icy elements in Central PA Tuesday night to see the opening of The Drop Box, I left very encouraged that I made the trip. Here’s why:

1) The Drop Box beautifully told this … Read more

How You Can Partner With Us

December 26, 2014 | No comments | Posted in Children, College, education, Family | Tags: ,

As a partner with Pennsylvania Family Institute, you’re part of influencing the next generation – a recipe for stronger families.

Our involvement directly with families is rooted in our education initiative Family Choice Scholarship Program and the life-changing youth-leadership conferences … Read more

US Supreme Court Acts to Endorse “Same Sex Marriage” by Not Acting to Hear State Appeals

October 6, 2014 | No comments | Posted in Children, Family, marriage | Tags: ,

The Pennsylvania Family Institute expressed disappointment and dismay at the decision by the United States Supreme Court not to take up cases emanating from several states regarding “same-sex marriage.”

“By choosing not to hear these cases, the Justices are allowing … Read more

New Report Shows Good News for Those with Down Syndrome

August 26, 2014 | No comments | Posted in abortion, Children, Family, Health, Life, pro-life | Tags: , , , ,

Today, in the Philly Inquirer, our friends at Susan B. Anthony List in D.C. highlight a new report showing good news for those with Down syndrome – extended life span, other physical treatments to improve quality of life, etc. Read Read more

Hallelujah! Victory for the Hahns, Religious Freedom

June 30, 2014 | 4 comments | Posted in abortion, Children, Family, Health, Life, pro-life, Supreme Court | Tags: , , , , ,

Freedom is the Ultimate Winner in Conestoga Wood and Hobby Lobby Supreme Court Decision

Pennsylvania Family Institute applauds ruling as important First Amendment victory

Liberty in America was affirmed and protected today as the United States Supreme Court sided with … Read more