The four stories that have been zeroed in on in these two blog posts only touch the surface of the troubling path our nation is headed down. We could add — allowing transgenders to serve openly in the military; opening frontline infantry combat to women, costing the lives of both female and male soldiers; allowing refugees into the country without proper vetting; ignoring immigration laws and allowing lawbreakers to go unpunished; the federal government’s overburdening regulations that stifle job growth and kill entire industries; attacks on religious freedom and the right of conscience, the government’s ever growing stranglehold into every aspect of our lives – something our Founding Fathers never intended.
AFA of PA encourages Christians, through education, to become involved in pro-family issues in their community, state and the nation. This is some of what has been going on in the Commonwealth and the nation.
On June 22nd twenty four Pennsylvania state senators sent a letter to President Obama urging him to rescind the May 13th “Dear Colleague” letter to schools which threatens the loss of federal funds if they did not open the girls’ bathrooms, sports, locker and shower facilities to boys and vice versa. However, three of them seemed to be confused!
One of the bills split from SB 974, the homosexual/transgender specials rights bill, SB 1307 is on the calendar for discussion and possible vote in the Senate Urban Affairs and Housing Committee. So-called conservative and proponent of special protections for homosexuals and transgenders, Senator Scott Wagner is the chairman of that committee.