Posts Categorized: education
(HARRISBURG, PA – January 22, 2020) Today, the Independence Law Center notified over 50 Pennsylvania school districts of their unconstitutional policies that target religious speech and are now calling on … Read more
As children and college students head back to school, it’s always good to be reminded that religious liberty goes to school too. Please remember that your child has constitutionally-protected religious liberties … Read more
Ascend is a premier advocacy organization that promotes SRA, or Sexual Risk Avoidance, educational programs. “Ascend is the nation’s leader in the SRA field. For over a decade, we have helped thousands of America’s youth make smart, forward-thinking choices about … Read more
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
Governor Wolf Vetoes EITC Expansion Bill, Denies Opportunity for Families to Access the Best Education for their Children
Pennsylvania Family Institute today expresses disappointment with Governor Wolf’s veto of House Bill 800, which would have helped thousands of needy families by expanding the Educational Improvement Tax Credit (EITC) program.
“Governor Wolf, with the stroke of his veto pen, … Read more
House Bill 800, introduced by House Speaker Mike Turzai (R-Allegheny), is a bill that will help more families to send their children to the school of their choice, including private school. It is now on the Governor’s desk and we … Read more
Thank you Speaker Mike Turzai (R-Allegheny), the House Republicans, and the four Democrats who voted to pass HB 800 today with a vote of 111-85. This bill will help more families to send their children to the school of … Read more
This week, Pennsylvania took the first step in the effort to help empower more parents in making the best education choice possible for their children.
On Tuesday, May 22, Senate Bill 2 (SB2) passed the State Senate Education Committee with … Read more
Governor Wolf has decided to allow an education bill to become law, without his signature, that expands Pennsylvania’s successful tax-saving program that helps families find the best school for their children.
Each year, the Educational Improvement Tax Credit (EITC) program … Read more
GREAT NEWS! After the board vote on August 23rd, Planned Parenthood will NOT staff an office in Reading High School to start this school year!