Posts Tagged: pennsylvania

Mounting Doubts About Same-Sex “Marriage” | First Things

October 21, 2011 | No comments | Posted in Family, marriage, Politics | Tags: , ,

PA Family Council Applauds Gov. Corbett’s School Choice Initiative

October 12, 2011 | No comments | Posted in education | Tags: , , , , ,

Press Release 10-12-11

PA Family Council Applauds Gov. Corbett’s School Choice Initiative

(Harrisburg, October 12, 2011) Pennsylvania Family Council, the advocacy arm of the Pennsylvania Family Institute, applauds Gov. Tom Corbett’s initiative to expand school choice and provide stronger accountability … Read more

PA Coalition Against Domestic Violence Absurdly Wrong on SB 732

September 29, 2011 | 1 comment | Posted in Family, Health, Life, Politics, Sexuality, Uncategorized | Tags: , , , , , ,

Today, the Pennsylvania Coalition Against Domestic Violence (PCADV) sent a memorandum to members of the Pennsylvania General Assembly, encouraging them to vote against Senate Bill 732, a bill that would simply apply the same health and safety standards to abortion … Read more

Pennsylvania Family Council Calls for Passage of Critical Abortion Bills

September 26, 2011 | No comments | Posted in Family, Politics | Tags: , , , ,

Released to the media today:

The Time to Act is Now! Pennsylvania Family Council Calls for Passage of Critical Abortion Bills; Safety of Women and Children at Stake

For Immediate Release

September 26, 2011

(Harrisburg,PA)  – “The time to act … Read more

Same-Sex ‘Marriage’ Edges Out Christian Adoption Agency

September 15, 2011 | No comments | Posted in Family, marriage, Politics | Tags: , , , ,

The Illinois Department of Children and Family Services (DCFS) informed the Evangelical Child and Family Agency (ECFA) — a 61-year-old group that has been contracting with the state to place foster children in homes since 1965 — that its contract … Read more

PFI Headquarters Safe & Dry

September 12, 2011 | No comments | Posted in Uncategorized | Tags: ,

Thanks for the calls and emails of concern regarding the Harrisburg flooding and the Pennsylvania Family Institute offices. All is well at our office. Although our building sits right on the riverfront (across from City Island) it is on high … Read more

Budget Crunch – Most PA Teachers Refused Pay Freeze

September 6, 2011 | No comments | Posted in education, Family | Tags: , , , ,

Teachers in nearly four out of five districts ignored Gov. Tom Corbett’s request for a voluntary pay freeze. Governor Corbett’s reaction: “You see a lot of teachers that were laid off in districts that refused to take a wage freeze, … Read more

Important Pro-Life Votes Coming up (As early as Monday, May 23rd)

May 19, 2011 | No comments | Posted in Family, Health, Politics | Tags: , , , , , ,

5-19-11

Important Pro-Life Votes Coming up (As early as Monday, May 23rd) Your State Senator Needs to Hear From You

Please call your State Senator on Two Key Pro-life Votes:

1. Ask your State Senator to support the Mensch Amendment … Read more

Sensible Abortion Clinic Regulations Pass PA House 148-43!

May 12, 2011 | No comments | Posted in Family, Health | Tags: , , ,

(Harrisburg, May 11, 2011) For Immediate Release

In an historic vote,the Pennsylvania House of Representatives in an overwhelming vote, adopted House Bill 574, which would apply the same licensure and safety standards on abortion clinics that all other outpatient surgical … Read more

Abortionists’ Top Priority: Money.

April 20, 2011 | No comments | Posted in Health, Politics, Uncategorized | Tags: , , , , ,

(From Philadelphia Inquirer, Weds, 4/20/11)

Letters: House bill implements jury’s recommendation

Pennsylvania’s General Assembly is finally moving to protect women from dangerous conditions in abortion clinics. Angela Couloumbis (“Republicans make advances on issues in Harrisburg,” Monday) refers to House Bill … Read more