abortion-rights

COMMENTARY

DNC, Planned Parenthood launch major Pa. blitz ahead of Nov. 2 election | Friday Morning Coffee

BY: - October 22, 2021

A pair of six-figure buys are a reminder that there's no such thing as the off-season in U.S. politics.

Battle over abortion rights gains steam as Wolf era nears its end | Analysis

BY: - October 19, 2021

'These are assaults on democracy, these are assaults on freedom. What happened in Texas, I think, is an indication of what would happen in Pennsylvania if Republicans take the governor's race in 2022,' Gov. Tom Wolf said.

How a Mississippi court case could pave the way for new abortion bans across the U.S.

BY: - October 14, 2021

The case has implications for Pa., where abortion rights are a key issue in the 2022 race for governor

Abortion rights supporters rally in Harrisburg, across Pa. to protect Roe v. Wade

BY: - October 2, 2021

The event at the Pa. Capitol was part of a coordinated day of rallies across the state, nation

COMMENTARY

Thousands rally for ‘life’: That needs to continue after the slogans end | Tuesday Morning Coffee

BY: - September 28, 2021

What Monday taught us about this fall's legislative priorities. And where Pa. goes next

As Harrisburg Republicans craft fall agenda, their allies are asking for more

BY: - September 23, 2021

Abortion opponents, gun right advocates, and spending hawks are all pushing for their proposals to be front and center

U.S. Supreme Court schedules Dec. 1 oral arguments in major abortion case

BY: - September 20, 2021

The nation’s top court announced in May that it would take up the Mississippi case. Since that announcement, the justices also voted in a 5-4 decision against preventing a more-strict Texas law from taking effect.

COMMENTARY

5 facts anti-abortion activists get wrong | Trish Zornio

BY: - September 15, 2021

Misinformation on basic biology has led to bad policy for pregnant people.

COMMENTARY

With debate over communion: Yet another reason for the Catholic church to lose members | Dick Polman

BY: - June 28, 2021

The church opposes the death penalty on principle, but has never sought to deny communion to Catholic politicians who support it.

COMMENTARY

Choice is crucial, and we will keep fighting anti-choice legislation | Opinion

BY: - June 13, 2021

Patients have a right to privacy. A pregnant person has a right to health care. What brings a person to their doctor's office is none of your business or mine.

COMMENTARY

With attacks on voting, abortion access, GOP looks to post-Wolf era. Are Dems ready? | Friday Morning Coffee

BY: - June 11, 2021

Voter suppression. Attacks on abortion rights. And science denial. The 2022 campaign matters more than ever.

Pa. House passes Down Syndrome abortion ban. Wolf vows veto

BY: - June 8, 2021

Tuesday’s vote marks the third time the House has advanced the proposal.