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Gullible states see gambling as ‘tax troughs’

March 31, 2009 | 2 comments | Posted in Uncategorized | Tags:

Good column in Pittsburgh Tribune-Review by retired business columnist Jack Markowitz about gambling dollars being down. Good quote about “gullible state lawmakers” and “tax troughs.”

“America’s fastest-growing city in general taps the disposable income of those who can afford it, … Read more

How Will HB 300 Affect You?

March 25, 2009 | No comments | Posted in Uncategorized | Tags:

Pennsylvania Family Institute has been sending out many action alerts related to House Bill 300, a radical gay-rights bill that would add “sexual orientation” and “gender identity” to the state’s Human Relations Act.

Michael Geer and Randy Wenger discuss the … Read more

Time to revive ‘Dan’s Bake Sale’?

March 24, 2009 | No comments | Posted in Uncategorized | Tags:

Remember the mania over Dan’s Bake Sale in Fort Collins, Colorado that was hyped by Rush Limbaugh a decade ago? Well, now we have the good folks at the Government Knows Best dept in Pennsylvania cracking down on church bake … Read more

How Video Poker ruined West Virginia towns. Tell Rendell, No, thanks!

March 20, 2009 | No comments | Posted in Uncategorized | Tags:

If you want to know what might be in store if Gov. Rendell pushes through his Video Poker scheme, read this story and about what really happened to West Virginia towns that tried that experiment!… Read more

Are Federal “Civil Unions” a “Compromise”?

February 26, 2009 | 3 comments | Posted in Uncategorized | Tags:

There is an idea out there right now in some editorial columns and blogs – including within Christian circles – calling for a so-called compromise on the same-sex marriage issue. Read what Maggie Gallagher has to say; I couldn’t agree … Read more

Gay Activist Groups Targeting Children With Help From PA Dept of Education

February 25, 2009 | 15 comments | Posted in Uncategorized | Tags:

We provide the following link for your information. As Pennsylvania Family Institute engages in cultural “skirmishes” on key issues, we often become aware of the activities and efforts of groups that oppose our perspectives and values.

We become most concerned … Read more

Rendell’s Video Poker Proposal: A Loser in Every Way

February 11, 2009 | 1 comment | Posted in Uncategorized | Tags:

The following op-ed column by Michael Geer is set to appear in a number of newspapers across Pennsylvania.  You can read it here first.

Following on the heels of the massively successful property-tax reduction through slot machines program, the Rendell … Read more

Rendell Video Poker Plan is a Loser, Help Turn the Tables!

February 5, 2009 | No comments | Posted in Uncategorized | Tags:

Gov. Rendell announced a budget proposal to legalize and tax video poker gambling at alcohol-licensed facilities in Pennsylvania for yet another new state program to give college tuition assistance. 5 video gambling machines per joint means 14,000 potential mini-casinos in … Read more

Are Our New Leaders Really Committed to ‘Abortion Reduction’?

January 21, 2009 | 26 comments | Posted in Uncategorized | Tags: , ,

As we mark the tragic January 22nd anniversary date of the infamous Roe v. Wade abortion decision, here’s a straight-up take on the “new” political message swirling around some liberal political and religious circles.

We invite you to post your … Read more

Let’s Never Forget! January 22 Roe v. Wade Tragedy

January 14, 2009 | No comments | Posted in Uncategorized | Tags:

While the Planned Parenthood / NARAL / radical “choice” crowd jumps for joy to “celebrate” the most activist court decision to ever come down from the Supreme Court . . .

Let’s NEVER FORGET that every abortion takes an innocent … Read more