Gov. Wolf discussed the devastating effects of abortion bans for victims of domestic violence and his executive order allowing out-of-state residents to seek reproductive health care services in Pennsylvania without fear of prosecution.
As part of Gov. Wolf’s ongoing commitment to protect a woman’s right to make her own health care decisions, he filed a lawsuit against the Republican-led General Assembly for their unconstitutional attempt to ban abortion in Pennsylvania.
Pennsylvania Commissions Condemn Supreme Court Decision, Remain Committed to Protecting the Right to ChooseJune 24, 2022
The Pennsylvania Commissions for Women, African American, Latino, LGBTQ+, and Asian Pacific American Affairs jointly released this statement reaffirming their commitments to fighting for safe, legal, and accessible abortion in Pennsylvania.
Gov. Wolf released this statement in response to the U.S. Supreme Court’s decision on Dobbs v. Jackson Women’s Health Organization and the dismantling of Roe v. Wade.
Gov. Wolf joined the First Lady, Planned Parenthood and other officials to discuss the potential dismantling of the landmark Roe v. Wade decision and reaffirmed his stance to protect abortion access in Pennsylvania.