Posts Tagged: taxes

No taxpayer dollars for strippers or gambling

June 4, 2014 | 2 comments | Posted in Children, Family, Gambling, Politics | Tags: , , ,

Thank you to State Rep. Matt Baker, R-Tioga, for sponsoring an amendment to prohibit the use of electronic benefit (EBT) cards at liquor stores, casinos and strip clubs.

The amendment was to HB 907, a bill prohibiting the EBT … Read more

Online Primary Election Voter’s Guide Now Available!

May 9, 2014 | No comments | Posted in Family, Politics, Voting | Tags: , , , , , ,

Pennsylvania Family Institute’s Primary Election Voter’s Guide is now available for download on our website: www.pafamily.org/votersguide.

WHAT’S INSIDE:

ALL CANDIDATES: • Governor • Lieutenant Governor

CANDIDATES FOR CONTESTED RACES ONLY: • U.S. House of Representatives (Congress) • State Senate … Read more

Gosnell-like Delaware Planned Parenthood reopening

June 7, 2013 | No comments | Posted in Health, Life, pro-life | Tags: , , , ,

From Lifenews.com:

A filthy Planned Parenthood abortion clinic that botched five abortions this year alone and was closed by state officials is reopening in Wilmington, Delaware.

As LifeNews has reported, the Delaware Planned Parenthood clinic has experienced five botched Read more

Your Senator Will Cast Key Votes on a Pro-Life Bill TODAY!

June 4, 2013 | No comments | Posted in Health, Life, pro-life | Tags: , , ,

Your Voice is Needed Today! Ask your state senator to vote YES on HB 818, No on all amendments.

The State Senate is set to vote on HB 818, a bill that would ensure your tax dollars won’t pay for … Read more

Taxpayer protection passes Senate Committee

May 8, 2013 | No comments | Posted in abortion, Health, Life | Tags: , , ,

The State Senate Banking and Insurance Committee passed House Bill 818 – a bill that would ensure your tax dollars won’t pay for abortions in Pennsylvania – with a vote of 9-5.

HB 818 would maintain current Pennsylvania policy regarding … Read more

No taxdollars for abortions – possible vote on Tuesday

April 19, 2013 | No comments | Posted in Family, Health, Life, pro-life | Tags: , , ,

House Bill 818 would ensure that abortion will not be covered under the health care exchanges. This would maintain the status quo – preserving current Pennsylvania policy regarding public funding of abortions.

HB 818 could come before the full House … Read more

Tax Day – Tell Your Legislator, “No Taxdollars for Abortions.”

April 14, 2013 | No comments | Posted in abortion, Life, Politics | Tags: , ,

Today, on Tax Day – tell your State Senator and Representative: “No taxdollars for Abortion.”

House Bill 818, is scheduled to be voted on in the House Health Committee today. This bill would maintain Pennsylvania’s status quo, preserving current policy … Read more

Think Planned Parenthood is “good” enough for taxyaper funding? Think again!

January 8, 2013 | No comments | Posted in abortion, Family, Health, Life, Politics, pro-life | Tags: , ,

by Tom Shaheen, Pennsylvania Family Institute

Yesterday, Planned Parenthood released its 2011-2012 annual report. Here are just three stats from that report, as analyzed by our friends at SBA-list.org

Still think that Planned Parenthood is a “health” organization or provides … Read more

Funding Women’s Health, Not Abortion

May 23, 2012 | No comments | Posted in Family, Health, Life | Tags: , , , , , ,

For Immediate Release May 23, 2012

(Harrisburg, PA) – “It’s time for Planned Parenthood to come clean,” announced Thomas Shaheen, Vice-President for Policy of the Pennsylvania Family Council.

“They claim they do not use taxpayer dollars to pay for abortions. … Read more

INDEPENDENCE LAW CENTER WINS RELIEF FOR UNJUSTLY-TAXED CHURCH

April 3, 2012 | No comments | Posted in Politics, Religious Freedom | Tags: , , , , , , ,

By Emily Kreps

The Independence Law Center, with assistance from attorney Lindsey Hoban of Ballard Spahr, obtained an important court victory on behalf of a small church in rural Northeastern Pennsylvania. In the case, Northmoreland Baptist Church v. Wyoming County … Read more