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Sexual Risk Avoidance Education is the Healthiest Option for Youth

July 11, 2019 | 1 comment | Posted in Children, education, Health, Parental rights, Sexuality, Uncategorized | Tags: , , , , ,

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

State House passes bill providing more choices for pregnant women

May 7, 2019 | 1 comment | Posted in Uncategorized | Tags:

Monday, the Pennsylvania State House passed HB 1058, the perinatal hospice bill, with a vote of 116-76 (mostly on party lines), sending it to the Senate. Thank you to Rep. Kathy Rapp (R-Warren), the prime sponsor, and the other … Read more

Planned Parenthood Hires Ridge Policy Group as Pennsylvania Lobbyists

May 1, 2019 | No comments | Posted in Uncategorized | Tags: , , ,

Lobbying firm of Former Governor Tom Ridge hired by Pennsylvania’s largest abortion business

Connections are important in the world of politics, and we can learn a lot from observing these links between people and organizations.

According to state records, the … Read more

PA Family Council Calls Out Lt. Gov. Fetterman’s Dual Agenda in Marijuana Tour

April 29, 2019 | 10 comments | Posted in Marijuana, Uncategorized | Tags:

Lt. Gov. wants “full-on Colorado” with marijuana, yet claims impartiality in his “Listening” tour

(HARRISBURG, PA – April 29, 2019) – Pennsylvania Family Council, a non-profit statewide organization based in Harrisburg, just released a one-minute video highlighting statements made by … Read more

Primary Election Voter’s Guide Now Available!

April 25, 2019 | No comments | Posted in Uncategorized | Tags:

Read and share with your friends and family – the Pennsylvania Family Council Voter’s Guide is now available. Election Day is May 21, 2019. Don’t miss out on this important information.

Visit www.PAFamilyVoter.com for your primary election information. Covering judicial … Read more

Justice for Jack should be a Reminder to Pennsylvania

March 6, 2019 | No comments | Posted in Uncategorized | Tags:

In a great victory for religious freedom, the Colorado Civil Rights Commission announced Tuesday that it will dismiss its most recent charges against cake artist Jack Phillips, ending over six years of legal battles against him. The state had launched … Read more

Independence Law Center attends SCOTUS Bladensburg Cross Case

February 28, 2019 | No comments | Posted in Uncategorized | Tags:

Attorneys from the Independence Law Center were at the U.S. Supreme Court to listen to the arguments in an important case.  In American Legion v. American Humanist Association, the Supreme Court will weigh in on whether a state’s maintenance of … Read more

Mechanicsburg SD: Lift the Bible Sharing Ban

January 8, 2019 | No comments | Posted in Uncategorized | Tags:

The Mechanicsburg Area School District appears to have a free speech problem. A principal has repeatedly shown he is either severely misinformed or purposefully hostile towards free speech – particularly student religious speech.

The Independence Law Center is correcting misleading statements issued … Read more

How many babies could Governor Wolf have saved?

December 31, 2018 | No comments | Posted in Uncategorized | Tags: ,

The Pennsylvania Department of Health has released their latest report on statewide abortion statistics (2017). Here are a few facts to remember:

1) 30,000 abortions every year in Pennsylvania.

Imagine the Pittsburgh Penguins played a game to a completely empty … Read more

Should pro-lifers be kicked off public sidewalks?

December 27, 2018 | No comments | Posted in Uncategorized | Tags:

The Independence Law Center, a Pennsylvania-based legal organization offering free legal services to advance civil rights, recently filed a friend of the court brief in support of three sidewalk counselors and their case against the City of Harrisburg for creating … Read more