Volume 3, Issue 33
September 27, 2007
The Pennsylvania Family Institute's weekly update to concerned citizens.
Michael Geer, President
Court States Parental Notification Not Necessary for Abortifacient. A federal appeals court ruled that a
"Hate Crimes" Amendment Passes, Bush has Promised to Veto. The U.S. Senate passed a 'hate crimes' amendment to the Defense Authorization Bill that would give special legal status to homosexuals at the expense of religious freedom and rights of conscience. A voice vote was taken for the entire bill following a key vote invoking "cloture" (a procedure to limit debate and move the bill) on the Kennedy Hate Crimes Amendment 3035. PA's Senators Casey and Specter voted for hate crimes. Take action below.
- Read the roll call of the vote.
- President Bush has promised to veto this legislation. Please contact him through our Citizen Action Center and thank him for standing up for religious liberty.