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Is Planned Parenthood really worried about PA’s abortion rate?

January 15, 2008 | No comments | Posted in Uncategorized | Tags: , ,

As if just in time for Sanctity of Human Life Sunday (Jan. 19th this year), in a press release headlined “Abortion rate increase highlights need for education,” Planned Parenthood Pennsylvania says that an increase in the latest PA abortion statistics … Read more

Is Gambling an ‘American Idol’? The PA Lottery is Hoping So

January 8, 2008 | No comments | Posted in Uncategorized | Tags: ,

Our government at work? The Pennsylvania Lottery today announced that it will host karaoke events at shopping malls across the commonwealth this month to celebrate the launch of its new American Idol instant game, which goes on sale today. Oh, … Read more

Why vote? Here are words of wisdom from the 30th POTUS

January 7, 2008 | No comments | Posted in Uncategorized | Tags: ,

“Every voter ought not merely to vote, but to vote under the inspiration of a high purpose to serve the nation. It has been calculated that in most elections only about half of them entitled to vote actually exercise their … Read more

New year, new elections, even in good old Pennsylvania

January 2, 2008 | No comments | Posted in Uncategorized | Tags: ,

Do the good folks of Des Moines or Dubuque (Iowa) or Manchester (N.H.) really decide for us who will be our next president? That’s what you’re likely to think if you get caught up in the over-hyped 24/7 news coverage. … Read more

Just WHOSE plan is ‘Family Planning’ anyway?

December 19, 2007 | No comments | Posted in Uncategorized | Tags:

Plans were on a fast track to reverse a decades-old ban on federal taxpayer funding of family planning groups that perform or promote abortions overseas, but instead were derailed in a victory for the sanctity of human life! Leading Democrats … Read more

‘Christmas Tree’ and Crosses in Pennsylvania’s Capitol!

December 11, 2007 | 3 comments | Posted in Uncategorized | Tags:

Each December, it thrills my heart to see the annual display of a Christmas tree in our magnificent state capitol rotunda, set for official lighting (and live simulcast to troops overseas this year) on Dec. 12th. And wow! Imagine our … Read more

Victory for sanctity of life, victory for religious conscience! Good riddance to the short-lived ’emergency contraception’ mandate bill

December 4, 2007 | 1 comment | Posted in Uncategorized | Tags:

House Bill 288, a bill that would mandate hospitals and physicians to offer the “morning-after-pill” to rape victims despite any religious objections, has been withdrawn by the sponsor due to a lack of support for the legislation. This is a … Read more

PA’s Cyber schools threatened by legislation, 20,000 kids stand to lose their best options!

December 3, 2007 | No comments | Posted in Uncategorized | Tags: , ,

Pennsylvania’s public cyber charter schools and the 20,000 kids who rely on them are set to take a big hit from the state legislature – to the delight of those opposed to parental choice in education, not the least of … Read more

‘Same-sex’ Marriage Ceremony in Philly, One Step Closer to Radically Changing PA Marriage Law??

November 19, 2007 | 3 comments | Posted in Uncategorized | Tags:

The Philadelphia Inquirer front page story has gay activists hailing former Mayor John Street as he is set to preside over the “marriage” ceremony of two men. Nevermind that gay marriage is illegal by statute in Pennsylvania. To top that, … Read more

Since when is gambling a crime in Atlantic City??

November 15, 2007 | No comments | Posted in Uncategorized | Tags: ,

“23 charged in Atlantic City gambling ring” (Atlantic City Press) Crazy headline in a city and state that are wed to casino gambling! So I ask: Is it only wrong when the state doesn’t get its greedy hands on some … Read more