Posts Tagged: Down Syndrome

Three notes from Pennsylvania’s End of Legislative Session

October 26, 2018 | No comments | Posted in Disability Rights, Religious Freedom, Sex Trafficking | Tags: ,

Pennsylvania’s 2017-2018 legislative session has come to a close. Here are three notes on legislative items we were following:

Pennsylvania becomes a Safe Harbor State.

Senate Bill 554 passed unanimously and will now provide specialized services to victims of sex … Read more

State Senate Misses Its Opportunity to Protect Children Diagnosed with Down Syndrome

October 18, 2018 | 1 comment | Posted in abortion, Disability Rights | Tags: , ,

Pennsylvania Family Council is deeply disappointed by the lost opportunity in the Pennsylvania State Senate to pass the Down Syndrome Protection Act, House Bill 2050, before the session ended Wednesday. This allows the targeting of babies for abortion simply because … Read more

Presidential Message on Down Syndrome Awareness Month

October 3, 2018 | No comments | Posted in Disability Rights | Tags: ,

October is Down Syndrome Awareness Month and President Donald Trump took the opportunity to celebrate the lives of those with Down syndrome through a presidential message:

“We are learning more about this condition and the increased need for widespread education … Read more

She wrote six words to this Senator that everyone needs to read

October 1, 2018 | No comments | Posted in Disability Rights | Tags: , ,

Art is a part of who Emily Hartmann is. It’s her passion and brings her much joy. When she’s in her studio, she’s been known to break out in soulful song and bust a move.

Emily, 25, was part of … Read more

Top 10 Reasons Why You Need To Call Your State Senator: Pass the Down Syndrome Protection Act

September 24, 2018 | No comments | Posted in Disability Rights | Tags: , ,

Today your State Senator is back in Harrisburg to finish out the remainder of the 2017-2018 legislation. There are only ten session days left on the Senate calendar for them to consider and vote on the Down Syndrome Protection Act, … Read more

Joni Eareckson Tada Supports PA Down Syndrome Protection Act

June 30, 2018 | 1 comment | Posted in Disability Rights | Tags: , , ,

One of the world’s leading international advocates for people affected by disability, helping countless families including many in Pennsylvania, is now calling upon the Pennsylvania State Senate to pass the Down Syndrome Protection Act – House Bill 2050.

Joni Eareckson … Read more

Committee passes Down Syndrome Protection Act, Full Senate could vote soon [Roll Call]

June 14, 2018 | No comments | Posted in Disability Rights | Tags: ,

On Wednesday, June 13th, the State Senate Judiciary Committee passed the Down Syndrome Protection Act – House Bill 2050 – by a 10-5 vote. Here’s the roll call:

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Tell Your State Senator: Pass the Down Syndrome Protection Act

June 5, 2018 | No comments | Posted in abortion | Tags:

 



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Meet the kids some say aren’t compatible with life

March 21, 2018 | No comments | Posted in abortion, Disability Rights | Tags: , , ,



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Meet people from across Pennsylvania spreading the truth that Down syndrome is a life worth saving: pafamily.org/alifeworthliving

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A mom’s wonderful message to anyone just finding out their child has Down syndrome

March 12, 2018 | 2 comments | Posted in abortion, Disability Rights | Tags: ,

The following story is one of many in support of passing the Down Syndrome Protection Act (House Bill 2050 & Senate Bill 1050) because Down syndrome is a life worth living.

To any woman that is faced with a prenatal … Read more