Posts Categorized: Family

How the Family Fared in Pennsylvania 2010 Elections

November 3, 2010 | No comments | Posted in Family, Politics | Tags: , , , , , ,

For Governor, Pennsylvania voters elected Attorney General Tom Corbett over Dan Onorato by a decisive ten-point margin. The race for U.S. Senate was much tighter, with Pat Toomey winning by two percentage points statewide.

Come January 2011, Corbett should be … Read more

Leader of PFI’s Sister Organization in Virginia Highlighted

September 30, 2010 | 2 comments | Posted in Family, Politics | Tags: , , , , ,

Pennsylvania Family Institute is part of a network of about 35 independent state-based family policy councils around the country — all working to influence policy, strengthen families and advocate for truth. Victoria Cobb, Executive Director of PFI’s sister organization in … Read more

“Peace, Man!” A Memory from the PFI Banquet with Sarah Palin

September 15, 2010 | No comments | Posted in Family, Health, Politics | Tags: , , , , ,

Our recent banquet with Sarah Palin in Hershey left a great impression on many of the 1,100 in attendance. We’ve heard many positive comments and praise for the event. But I like this story the best, because it helps give … Read more

Good News for Protecting Life and the Disabled

August 31, 2010 | No comments | Posted in Family, Health | Tags: , , , ,

The Independence Law Center just received good news in a case involving David Hockenberry, a mentally retarded man whose guardians sought court approval to refuse life-preserving medical treatment. Mr. Hockenberry is not permanently unconscious or suffering from any terminal disease. … Read more

When is a leg not a leg? When it’s not.

August 16, 2010 | No comments | Posted in Family | Tags: , , , ,

We bring you a must-read article from Professor Stephen J. Heany on the fallacy of “same-sex marriage.” http://bit.ly/cpEdWU Abraham Lincoln once asked how many legs a dog has if we call a tail a leg. The answer, he said, is … Read more

Central Institution of Society Takes a Direct Hit

August 6, 2010 | No comments | Posted in Family, Politics, Sexuality | Tags: , , , , ,

From Dr. Albert Mohler on the overturning of Proposition 8: http://www.albertmohler.com/2010/08/05/the-gavel-falls-on-marriage-the-proposition-8-decision/

“Thousands of cases make their way through the Federal courts each year. Some are important, but only a few have lasting legal significance. Whatever happens on appeal, the decision … Read more

Marriage and Democracy – Victims of Judge’s Decision in California Case

August 5, 2010 | No comments | Posted in education, Family, Politics | Tags: , ,

August 5, 2010 For Immediate Release

Marriage and Democracy Both Victims of Federal Judge’s Decision in California Case

Harrisburg, Pa. In a stunning act of judicial activism at its worst, U.S. District Judge Vaughn Walker struck down as unconstitutional California’s … Read more

“It is not bigotry, it is biology.”

August 5, 2010 | No comments | Posted in Family, Politics, Sexuality | Tags: , , , ,

Bishop Harry Jackson, prominent African-American leader, Senior Pastor of Hope Christian Church and Chairman of Stand for Marriage DC Coalition says this about the court ruling overturning Proposition 8 in California:

“The implicit comparison Judge Walker made between racism and … Read more

Individual Tickets Available for Aug 27 Banquet with Gov Sarah Palin

August 2, 2010 | 2 comments | Posted in Family, Politics | Tags: , , ,

Sarah Palin is coming to Hershey!

You’re invited to Pennsylvania Family Institute’s Friends of the Family Banquet Featuring Keynote Speaker Governor Sarah Palin

Individual Tickets Now Available $200 each (value of tax deduction: $150)

For more information or to reserve … Read more

Taxpayer Funded Abortions in Pennsylvania

July 14, 2010 | No comments | Posted in Family, Health, Politics | Tags: , , , , , ,

Headline: Obama Administration sending $160 million to PA for healthcare coverage that includes abortion. What do Sen. Casey and other “pro-life” Democrat members of Congress who voted for Obamacare say now? http://www.cnsnews.com/news/article/69384… Read more