Posts Categorized: Life

Ultrasound Bill Passes Health Committee

February 7, 2012 | No comments | Posted in Health, Life, Politics | Tags: , , ,

The PA House Health Committee passed House Bill 1077, the Woman’s Right to Know Act, with a vote of 15-7 (Republicans and Democrats). The bill now heads to the full House for a vote.

View the roll call here. If … Read more

Women’s Right to Know Bill: Right Prescription at the Right Time

January 26, 2012 | No comments | Posted in Health, Life, Politics | Tags: ,

For Immediate Release

(Harrisburg, January 23, 2012)  Pennsylvania Family Council, the advocacy arm of the Pennsylvania Family Institute, today applauded the introduction of HB 1077, The Women’s Right to Know Bill, designed to let women considering abortion have a full … Read more

March for Life on January 23rd

January 11, 2012 | No comments | Posted in Family, Life | Tags: , , ,

The annual March for Life in Washington, D.C. is on January 23rd. Learn more on the national website.

Are you going? Have you been before?

Share your story in the comments below!… Read more

Ultrasound Law in Texas Upheld

January 11, 2012 | No comments | Posted in Health, Life | Tags: , ,

Good news from Texas!

A federal appeals court has upheld a pro-life law in Texas allowing women a chance to see an ultrasound of their unborn child prior to an abortion.

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Maryland Abortionist Arrested for Murder

January 5, 2012 | No comments | Posted in Life | Tags: , , ,

From Lifenews.com:

Steven Chase Brigham and Nicola Irene Riley have been charged with murder related to the deaths of viable babies at an illegal secret abortion clinic that the pair operated in Elkton, Maryland. Brigham is currently in the … Read more

PA Supreme Court Hands Down Christmas Present to the Unborn

December 28, 2011 | No comments | Posted in Family, Life | Tags: , ,

This time last year, the Independence Law Center (with the help of an army of volunteer attorneys) filed an amici brief on behalf of the Pa. Family Institute, the Pa. Pro-Life Federation, the Pa. Catholic Conference, and about 60 state … Read more

What Would You Do to Make Pennsylvania a Better Place?

December 27, 2011 | 1 comment | Posted in education, Family, Health, Life, marriage, Politics, Radio | Tags:

If you were running the state of Pennsylvania, what resolutions would you choose to make Pennsylvania a better place?

Leave your ideas in the comments below!… Read more

Vote Tally/Scorecards for House and Senate

December 22, 2011 | No comments | Posted in Family, Health, Life | Tags: , ,

House and Senate Scorecards for Votes on Abortion Clinic Regulations in Pennsylvania available at www.pafamily.org.

Click here to view the scorecards, then contact your legislators and let them know what you think of how they voted. Use our Citizen Read more

Scranton Times-Tribune says PA’s new abortion clinic rules are duly rigorous

December 22, 2011 | No comments | Posted in Family, Health, Life | Tags: , ,

From the Times-Tribune:

Dr. Kermit Gosnel’s “House of Horrors” abortion clinic in Philadelphia did great violence to human beings and to abortion-rights advocates’ mantra that their objective is to make abortion “legal, safe and rare.”

It’s legal. But at Dr. … Read more

Why Rep Davidson Voted for SB 732

December 16, 2011 | No comments | Posted in Family, Health, Life | Tags: ,

From Philadelphia Inquirer:

Standing on the floor of the state House, her voice choked with emotion, the first-term Democratic legislator from Upper Darby explained why she had just voted for the bill tightening regulations for abortion clinics.

State Rep. … Read more