Posts Categorized: education
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!
This Wednesday, August 23rd, Reading School District Board Members (Reading, PA) will vote on a proposal to use your tax dollars to pay for a school office staffed by Planned Parenthood Keystone in charge of sex education.
This proposal would:… Read more
There are several reasons why the Reading School District should reject a current proposal that would invite Planned Parenthood to operate directly in the high school.1) Taxpayers should not fund Planned Parenthood’s political activism.
Here is a photo used … Read more
Of the three options available to women who are pregnant – parenting, adoption or abortion – Planned Parenthood Reading appears to be focused solely on one option: abortion.Adoption Referrals?… Read more