Posts Categorized: Health

Virginia rejects ObamaCare taxpayer funding of abortion. It’s Time for PA!

April 4, 2013 | No comments | Posted in abortion, Health, Life, pro-life, Uncategorized | Tags: , ,

by Tom Shaheen, VP, PA Family Institute

Virginia has rejected ObamaCare (Affordable Care Act) taxpayer funding of abortion. Yesterday, Virginia Governor Bob McDonnell in partnership with the Virginia state legislature passed an amendment banning insurers from accepting abortion funding in … Read more

Immediate Action Needed on Assault to Religious Freedom

March 4, 2013 | No comments | Posted in Family, Health, Life, Politics, Religious Freedom | Tags: , ,

Congress has the opportunity to restore religious liberty and protect conscience for all Americans by including conscience protections in any must-pass legislation. The Obama administration has made it clear that it will continue to violate conscience with the HHS mandate. … Read more

Gambling Addiction: Coming Home to Roost

February 26, 2013 | No comments | Posted in Family, Gambling, Health, Life, marriage, Politics | Tags: , , , , , ,

My good friend, and former Pa State Legislator Jeff Coleman today shared an article on Facebook from the Pittsburgh Post Gazette on the damage caused by gambling addiction.  When Jeff was in the legislature, he was a strong and strategic … Read more

Think Planned Parenthood is “good” enough for taxyaper funding? Think again!

January 8, 2013 | No comments | Posted in abortion, Family, Health, Life, Politics, pro-life | Tags: , ,

by Tom Shaheen, Pennsylvania Family Institute

Yesterday, Planned Parenthood released its 2011-2012 annual report. Here are just three stats from that report, as analyzed by our friends at SBA-list.org

Still think that Planned Parenthood is a “health” organization or provides … Read more

Headline of the Day: Planned Parenthood Temporarily Halts Abortions!

November 20, 2012 | No comments | Posted in Health, Life | Tags:

Our Headline of the Day award goes to. . . “Planned Parenthood of Western Pennsylvania temporarily halts surgical abortions”!!! (TribLive.com) It’s rare but good news to hear that the aborting of unborn babies is halted, even if for … Read more

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October 4, 2012 | No comments | Posted in education, Family, Health, Life, marriage, Politics, Religious Freedom, Sexuality, Uncategorized, Voting | Tags:

PAFamilyVoter.com is Live! YOUR online Voter’s Guide is here. Help Spread the Word.

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Please consider running this announcement … Read more

USAID/State Dept Announce More Funding for Contraception Around the World

September 27, 2012 | No comments | Posted in Family, Health, Life, Religious Freedom, Sexuality | Tags: , , , ,

From LifeSiteNews.com:

The Family Planning Summit spearheaded by Melinda Gates and held in London last July secured commitments of $4.6 billion for contraceptives for poor women. At the summit the U.S. State Dept announced a partnership with the Gates Foundation … Read more

Don’t be Fooled! Federal Healthcare Law Upheld Today, Still Forces Americans to Pay for Abortions

June 28, 2012 | No comments | Posted in Health, Life | Tags: , , ,

by Tom Shaheen, Vice President, Pennsylvania Family Institute

This is another INSIDE look at what the Supreme Court upheld today. It’s STILL bad law!

Make no mistake, despite the promises and empty claims of President Obama and defenders of the … Read more

Pennsylvania Family Institute Denounces Today’s ObamaCare Ruling

June 28, 2012 | No comments | Posted in Family, Health, Politics, Religious Freedom | Tags: , , ,

(Harrisburg, PA – June 28) –  The Pennsylvania Family Institute finds today’s decision by the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the controversial federal healthcare law alarming and deeply wrong. The law is a threat to personal liberty, religious freedom and family … Read more

Common Sense Comes to Pennsylvania

June 20, 2012 | 1 comment | Posted in Health | Tags: , , , , , ,

Never Again Can We Allow Another Gosnell Scandal to Take Place

(Harrisburg,PA)  This week, a long-overdue law, Act 122, takes effect to more properly and effectively regulate surgical abortion facilities.  The act is aimed at ensuring that Pennsylvania never again … Read more