News and Updates
One Lesson From Texas: Legal Abortion Means Nothing Without Access
Wendy Davis and SB 5’s opponents know: The legal right to an abortion means nothing to the person who can’t get to a clinic, the person who can’t speak the language spoken in a clinic,…
Abortion coverage to be limited in Pa. insurance policies
HARRISBURG — Pennsylvania is joining about 20 other states in limiting coverage of abortions under health care insurance policies offered in a federally run marketplace starting next year under a sweeping federal law.
Gov. Corbett Signs Bill Banning Abortion Coverage in Insurance Marketplace
Gov. Tom Corbett has signed into law legislation prohibiting abortion coverage in health insurance offered through the federal health insurance marketplace in Pennsylvania, his office announced today.
Philadelphia Becomes Third City to Pass Resolution Supporting Reproductive Health Care
As of last week, the Philadelphia Board of Health has avowed it will firmly stand behind the right to comprehensive reproductive health and abortion care.
Phila. health board urges public abortion funds
The Philadelphia Board of Health announced Friday that it had adopted a resolution calling on federal and state elected officials to provide public funding for abortion services.