Posts Tagged: Governor Tom Wolf

Why I’m Voting Yes to Keep Executive Power in Check

April 30, 2021 | 7 comments | Posted in abortion, Children, Church, education, Family, First Amendment, Free Speech, Health, Life, Parental rights, Politics, Religious Freedom, Voting | Tags: , , , ,

By Michael Geer, PA Family President

On Friday, March 6, 2020, Gov. Tom Wolf signed a 90-day emergency disaster declaration, giving him very broad, sweeping powers over day-to-day life in Pennsylvania. This emergency declaration was in response to an impending … Read more

Response to Gov. Wolf’s Budget Address (PA Family Institute)

February 3, 2021 | 2 comments | Posted in Children, education | Tags: , , ,

The following is a statement from Michael Geer, President and CEO of the Pennsylvania Family Institute:

One of the lessons of the pandemic is that parents and children need more schooling options, not fewer. Every day, children are falling behind … Read more

Good News: Three Takeaways From PA’s State Budget

November 23, 2020 | No comments | Posted in abortion, Gambling, Marijuana | Tags: , , , ,

By Tom Shaheen

State lawmakers approved “Part 2” of the 2020-2021 state budget in a rare post-election legislative session last week. The $35.5 billion budget includes no new taxes as lawmakers filled budget gaps using the state’s remaining $1.3 billion … Read more

Why Is Science Not Governor Wolf’s Guide to Marijuana?

November 2, 2020 | No comments | Posted in Marijuana | Tags: , ,

Do you know where your candidates stand on the issue of marijuana legalization? Find out at PaFamilyVoter.com.

By: Dan Bartkowiak

There’s been a lot of talk lately about “listening to the scientists” and top Democrat politicians in Pennsylvania accusing … Read more

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

Gov. Wolf Blowing Smoke with Alarming Statements on Marijuana

September 3, 2020 | 3 comments | Posted in Marijuana | Tags: , ,

In calling for commercialization, he wrongly denies the significant health risks associated with marijuana.

(HARRISBURG, PA – September 3, 2020) Today, at a press conference in Harrisburg, Governor Tom Wolf proved he is willing to sacrifice the health and safety … 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

Governor Wolf Vetoes EITC Expansion Bill, Denies Opportunity for Families to Access the Best Education for their Children

June 18, 2019 | 2 comments | Posted in education | Tags:

Pennsylvania Family Institute today expresses disappointment with Governor Wolf’s veto of House Bill 800, which would have helped thousands of needy families by expanding the Educational Improvement Tax Credit (EITC) program.

“Governor Wolf, with the stroke of his veto pen, … Read more

Planned Parenthood’s Influence on Top PA Officials

January 19, 2018 | 14 comments | Posted in abortion | Tags: , , , , ,

The official policy of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania is to encourage childbirth over abortion.  So, why is Planned Parenthood given hundreds of thousands of taxpayer dollars every year?

Abortion in Pennsylvania has been on a steady decline; however, top state … Read more

Wolf Shows Extreme Abortion Views With Veto of SB 3

December 18, 2017 | 1 comment | Posted in abortion | Tags: , , ,

With his veto pen, Gov. Wolf signs off on the continued killing of unborn babies every day by late-term and dismemberment abortion.

HARRISBURG, PA – December 18, 2017 – Governor Tom Wolf today vetoed important legislation – Senate Bill 3 … Read more