By Maria V. Gallagher, Legislative Director, Pennsylvania Pro-Life Federation With the fall comes a particular beauty to the Commonwealth I call home. Pennsylvania becomes awash in golden and crimson, as leaves turn color in a magnificent technicolor display. It is also a golden time because of our annual Celebrate Life Banquet, which benefits the life-saving, …Continue reading "Remember, there’s always a reason to choose life! "
By Dave Andrusko A tip of the hat to the Pennsylvania Pro-Life Federation for linking to a new report from the state health department which shows that the number of abortions performed in 2010 dropped 1.4% from 2009 and represents a 44.1% decrease from the highest number which occurred in 1980. Highlights of the report …Continue reading "Abortions Drop in Pennsylvania"
By Dave Andrusko After sloughing through a pile of obstacles, pro-lifers in Pennsylvania have taken an important step forward on two bills. The state House gave final approval yesterday (146-45) to a bill that would move Pennsylvania another step closer to joining the eight other states that have opted out of abortion funding in the …Continue reading "Pennsylvania Close to Passing Two Pro-Life Bills"
By Dave Andrusko One house down, one to go in Pennsylvania. By a lop-sided 148-43, the state House of Representatives Wednesday approved a bill that would hold abortion clinics to the same regulations that apply to freestanding ambulatory surgical center. Michael Ciccocioppo, executive director of the Pennsylvania Pro-Life Federation, succinctly explained the objective of House …Continue reading "Pa. House Overwhelmingly Passes Abortion Clinic Measure"