Posts Tagged: COVID19

PA House Passes Religious Freedom Protections, Keeps Churches Free to Remain Open for Worship

September 15, 2020 | 4 comments | Posted in Church, Religious Freedom | Tags: , , , ,

First Amendment rights include the ability to gather for worship and COVID-19 does not erase this right.

(HARRISBURG, PA)  By a substantial margin, the Pennsylvania House of Representatives today voted to pass House Bill 2530, and protect the right of … Read more

Governor Wolf Misses the Mark By Adding Marijuana to Fall Agenda

August 25, 2020 | 4 comments | Posted in Uncategorized | Tags: , , , ,

Recreational marijuana legalization would commercialize the sale of highly potent and addictive drugs that often are marketed to appeal to children and young adults.

(HARRISBURG, PA) – In response to today’s announcement by Governor Tom Wolf of his fall legislative … Read more

What does Pennsylvania’s new face mask order mean for churches?

July 2, 2020 | 3 comments | Posted in Church, Health | Tags: , , ,

Update: See a Pastors Briefing email from Kurt Weaver (Director, Church Ambassador Network) with further insights into this new order.

The Pennsylvania Department of Health has issued an updated order for face coverings and now churches across Pennsylvania are … Read more

Tuesday Primary Election Results – Still Waiting…

June 4, 2020 | No comments | Posted in Politics, Voting | Tags: , , , ,

As we look at Pennsylvania election results, one thing is clear: It was an unusually confusing election, due to the unprecedented number of mail-in ballots (new this year) and the COVID-19 crisis. The other surprise in the midst of this … Read more

Governor Wolf vetoes telemedicine bill, puts abortion over the well-being of all Pennsylvanians

April 29, 2020 | 38 comments | Posted in abortion, pro-life | Tags: , , , ,

Senate Bill 857 advances safe telemedicine that’s aligned with good science. Expanding abortion should never be used as a wedge issue to respond to the COVID-19 healthcare crisis.

Despite the Pennsylvania State Senate and State House passing a safe telemedicine … Read more

Tell Governor Wolf to Sign Bipartisan Telemedicine Bill Into Law

April 21, 2020 | 1 comment | Posted in abortion | Tags: , ,

Contact Governor Wolf to sign this bill: Email | Twitter | Facebook

Governor Tom Wolf has another critical decision to make in the fight against COVID-19. He can:

Sign into law (or allow to become law without his signature) bipartisan… Read more

Planned Parenthood puts Abortion Profits over Spread of Coronavirus

April 2, 2020 | 2 comments | Posted in abortion | Tags: , , , ,

By: Lexi Stefani

Within a matter of weeks, the coronavirus crisis has revealed a lot about who we are as a society. We’ve seen examples of mass hysteria and hoarding, with misinformation and fear being spread at alarming rates. But … Read more

Sign the open letter to Gov. Wolf: COVID-19 and Elective Abortions

March 27, 2020 | 4 comments | Posted in abortion | Tags: , , , ,

Stop elective abortions in Pennsylvania as we focus on the coronavirus pandemic.

To citizens across Pennsylvania,

On March 26, 2020, Governor Tom Wolf sounded an alarm to all Pennsylvanians regarding the COVID-19 pandemic: “We know our hospitals will face capacity … Read more

Which states are giving abortion a pass from COVID-19 shutdowns?

March 26, 2020 | 6 comments | Posted in abortion | Tags: , ,

This story has been updated on March 30 with additional states and CDC data.

One of the temporary restrictions being passed in states is prohibiting elective surgical procedures due to COVID-19, yet some states are playing politics by making an … Read more

Planned Parenthood is now 100% abortion in PA during the coronavirus pandemic. That’s unacceptable.

March 25, 2020 | 31 comments | Posted in abortion | Tags: , ,

State officials must order Planned Parenthood to stop elective abortions if we’re serious about stopping the spread of COVID-19

The Pennsylvania Family Institute calls on Governor Tom Wolf, the Pennsylvania Department of Health and other elected officials to take action … Read more