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The Real Legacy of Abortion-on-Demand

January 10, 2014 | No comments | Posted in Uncategorized | Tags:

by Tom Shaheen/Pennsylvania Family Institute

Great but sobering column by Joni Eareckson Tada (of the Joni and Friends ministry) that really shows what I would call the legacy of Roe v. Wade, and the sad-but-true slippery slope that ushered in … Read more

Our Top 25 List

January 6, 2014 | No comments | Posted in Uncategorized | Tags:

2014 marks a special year for Pennsylvania Family Institute. With the support of families across Pennsylvania, we have been able to make a difference since 1989 — 25 years of protecting life, marriage and religious freedom; of protecting the family … Read more

Jan 1: We’re Already at Work on Your Behalf

January 1, 2014 | No comments | Posted in Uncategorized | Tags:

The New Year is barely 16 hours old, and already the Pennsylvania Family Institute team is at work advancing the cause of religious liberty and rights of conscience for you and all Americans.

Today, Randy Wenger, Chief Counsel of PFI’s … Read more

Merry Christmas!

December 24, 2013 | No comments | Posted in Uncategorized | Tags:

And the angel said to them,  “Fear not, for behold, I bring you good news  of great joy that will be for all the people.  For unto you is born this day in the city of David  a Savior, who… Read more

Why Polygamy Follows Same-Sex “Marriage”

December 18, 2013 | No comments | Posted in Uncategorized | Tags: , , ,

The ‘elephant in the room’ that proponents of same-sex “marriage” try their best to hide is that redefining marriage to include same-sex couples will lay the foundation to legalizing marriage for polygamous relationships as well.

Earlier this year Pennsylvania Family … Read more

A Picture is Worth 1,000 Words

December 17, 2013 | No comments | Posted in Uncategorized | Tags:

by Tom Shaheen, V.P. for Policy, Pennsylvania Family Institute

There are about a dozen states that require that ultrasound images be offered to women seeking abortions, before the procedure is performed.

Here in Pennsylvania, we do not currently have such … Read more

Tune in to ‘Glen Meakem On The Weekend’

December 6, 2013 | 1 comment | Posted in Uncategorized | Tags:

This weekend, Independence Law Center Chief Counsel Randy Wenger will appear in the third half hour on the Glen Meakem On The Weekend program with guest host Dr. Paul Kengor of Grove City College, with an update on the case, … Read more

Good News for Religious Freedom, Pittsburgh and Erie Catholics Win Delay Against ObamaCare Mandate

November 22, 2013 | 1 comment | Posted in Uncategorized | Tags:

by Tom Shaheen, VP for Policy, Pennsylvania Family Institute

In a temporary victory for the First Amendment freedom of religion, federal judge Arthur Schwab granted the Catholic Dioceses of Pittsburgh and Erie (PA) a reprieve from complying with an ObamaCare … Read more

Another Whistleblower, This Time at a Planned Parenthood clinic in PA?

November 8, 2013 | No comments | Posted in Uncategorized | Tags:

Former Chicago-area nurse Jill Stanek reports that she was contacted by a former employee of the Planned Parenthood office in Stroudsburg, Pennsylvania (Pocono Mountains area).

Her complaint? Alleged unsanitary conditions and practices throughout the facility; with photos. Read more here … Read more

Former Gov. Ridge Rails Against Pro-Life, Pro-Marriage Advocates

November 1, 2013 | No comments | Posted in Uncategorized | Tags:

Former Pennsylvania Governor and Homeland Security Secretary (remember the red light-yellow light terror warnings?), Tom Ridge, is in the news again. His accomplishment?

He condemned those within the Republican Party, including elected officials, who stand up for the sanctity of … Read more