Tag Archives: #capitalconnection

Capital Connection – 02/03/23

On Family Life’s first “Capital Connection” roundtable of February:

  •    PA:  Lessons learned from the federal trial of pro-life activist Mark Houck
  •    PA:  What the House power struggle means for citizens
  •    NY:  What can 227 Billion Dollars buy?
  •    NY   A required “Woke” course for every first-year SUNY student?

Christian watchdogs Jason McGuire (New Yorkers for Constitutional Freedoms) and Michael Geer (Pennsylvania Family Institute) discuss these and other weighty topics in the news each week.  They hold our two states’ elected leaders accountable as each digs deep on the issues impacting faith and families.


Capital Connection – Equality Amendment, Legalizing another drug – 01/27/23

  • What’s not to like about the “Equality Amendment”?
  • A prominent Pro-Lifer on trial in Philadelphia.
  • More key public issues in Pennsylvania and New York.

Christian watchdogs Jason McGuire and Michael Geer discuss the weighty issues in the news from Albany and Harrisburg.  Let’s take a 10-minute, “deep dive” into state politics.

Capital Connection – 01/20/23

Christian watchdogs Jason McGuire and Michael Geer take a deep dive each Friday on the issues and events impacting people of faith all across New York and Pennsylvania.  Here’s what’s happening this week ….

  • The national March for Life rallies pro-life adovcates in the nation’s capital.
  • “Judging” a Judge — Chief Justice nominee Hector LaSalle faces senators in New York’s capital.
  • What kind of Governor will Josh Shapiro be, as he becomes governor in the capital of Pennsylvania?

Capital Connection – Harrisburg, Albany, and a Cincinnati Hospital – 01/13/23

Life “Issues”

Government Dysfunction

The Power of Prayer

Christian watchdogs Jason McGuire and Michael Geer discuss the “thorny issues” ripped from the headlines that people of faith are paying attention to all over Pennsylvania and New York. Bob Price hosts our weekly roundtable.

Capital Connection – Upcoming 2023 Issues – 01/06/23

The 2023 Legislative Sessions are underway in Albany and Harrisburg. Dan Bartkowiak of the Pennsylvania Family Institute and Jason McGuire with New Yorkers for Constitutional Freedoms discuss the legislative items “on the docket” at the state capitols this year, including abortion pills and the March for Life, the Pennsylvania Turnpike, and school choice options.

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What were the biggest news events of 2022 in Pennsylvania and New York?  Jason McGuire with New Yorkers for Constitutional Freedoms and Michael Geer with the Pennsylvania Family Institute share their “top 5” stories of the year.

22-1202_Capital Connection_ Gun Control, Marriage Debate, & Lessons Learned from the Tops Tragedy

Christian watchdogs Jason McGuire and Michael Geer work every day in Albany and Harrisburg for faith and family values. In this edition, they share about the latest issues “in the news.”