Posts Categorized: Children

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

State Representatives Support Clerk’s Appeal for Marriage

June 11, 2014 | 26 comments | Posted in Children, Family, marriage, Religious Freedom | Tags: , , , , , ,

From Pennlive.com:

Twenty Republican House members signed a letter addressed to Schuylkill County Register of Wills Theresa Santai-Gaffney supporting her decision to legally intervene against the May 20th decision by U.S. Middle District Court Judge John Jones dismantling the … Read more

No taxpayer dollars for strippers or gambling

June 4, 2014 | 2 comments | Posted in Children, Family, Gambling, Politics | Tags: , , ,

Thank you to State Rep. Matt Baker, R-Tioga, for sponsoring an amendment to prohibit the use of electronic benefit (EBT) cards at liquor stores, casinos and strip clubs.

The amendment was to HB 907, a bill prohibiting the EBT … Read more

Planned Parenthood Pulls the Religion Card

June 4, 2014 | No comments | Posted in abortion, Children, Health, Life, pro-life | Tags: , , ,

by Julie Blattenberger

Below is a letter recently distributed by Planned Parenthood to their patient list.

Planned Parenthood is now seeking to enlarge their coffers by claiming that the Bible is silent on abortion. Sure enough, if you search the … Read more

Proposed “Chloe’s Law” on Down Syndrome Will Save Lives

March 12, 2014 | 2 comments | Posted in abortion, Children, Family, Health, Life | Tags:

UPDATE: The PA House passed the “Down Syndrome Prenatal Education Act” (HB 2111), and now moves to the PA Senate for consideration. Contact your Senator and ask for their support: www.tinyurl.com/HelpChloe 

After a routine prenatal check-up Rachel Collins, a first-time … Read more

End It.

February 27, 2014 | No comments | Posted in Children, Life, Sexuality | Tags: , , , ,

by Kate Boyle

If you thought slavery ended with Thirteenth Amendment to the Constitution you would be wrong. Slavery still exists today in this country and all over the world – it’s just become less transparent. Human trafficking has become … Read more

UK Subsidizes Jobs in Porn Industry

February 25, 2014 | No comments | Posted in Children, Family, Sexuality | Tags: , ,

by Kate Boyle

It’s no secret that the United Kingdom is fairly progressive, but they’ve gone to a new level. The British government is offering subsidies to organizations in the adult entertainment industry for hiring unemployed 18-24 year olds. Granted, … Read more

Facebook Offers New Gender Options to Users

February 17, 2014 | No comments | Posted in Children, College, education, Family, Politics, Religious Freedom, Sexuality | Tags: , , ,

by Kate Boyle

What happened to male or female, boy or girl, man or woman? Well, in the land of Facebook, those gender distinctions are no longer the only options available. Facebook announced on Thursday that they would now be … Read more

PA Family Institute to House Education Committee: Protect Religious Preschools, Parental Choice

October 30, 2013 | No comments | Posted in Children, education, Parental rights, Religious Freedom, Uncategorized | Tags:

by Tom Shaheen, V.P. for Policy

Yesterday, I testified for the Pennsylvania Family Institute on a panel before the state House Education Committee. We were there to support long-needed legislation – HB 1588 –  to protect church-affiliated educational preschool programs … Read more