Pa.’s Fitzpatrick votes with Dems on bill guaranteeing contraception access
The bill is part of the Democrats' response to the U.S. Supreme Court ruling that overturned the constitutional right to an abortion
‘Birth control is healthcare’: Democratic reps call for legislation to ensure access to contraception
Democratic State Reps. Leanne Krueger, Kevin Boyle, and Tina Davis say access to birth control is a right — not a privilege. They slammed the Trump administration for its efforts to curtail equitable contraceptive coverage during COVID-19, arguing that such measures disproportionately impact women of color, and urged the Pennsylvania Legislature to prioritize the passage […]
In Supreme Court appearance, Shapiro’s office argues against Trump birth control rules
The Obama-era health care law requires employer-provided insurance plans to cover birth control, but the Trump administration finalized new rules that expand exemptions to employers based on religious or moral beliefs.