Gov. Wolf vows to guard entry to abortion in Pennsylvania

HARRISBURG, Pa. – Governor Wolf mentioned so long as he’s governor, he’ll defend entry to abortion in Pennsylvania. This comes after a leaked draft opinion, that implies the Supreme Court docket might overturn Roe v. Wade. If that occurs, states might resolve to vary abortion legal guidelines.

“Abortion is well being care and it should stay secure and authorized,” mentioned Governor Tom Wolf.

The governor mentioned girls’s rights are underneath assault.

“If the Supreme Court docket goes by way of with this ruling to overturn Roe v. Wade, it should put each American, put the suitable of each American to make their very own personal medical selections in jeopardy,” mentioned Governor Wolf.

“Till we’ve a ultimate opinion, we do not have the courtroom situation’s ruling,” mentioned Jason Gottesman, Pennsylvania Home Republican Caucus spokesperson.

Gottesman mentioned any discuss a route or transferring ahead is untimely. He mentioned members of the Basic Meeting must learn by way of a ultimate opinion after which sure attorneys must direct what it means. He additionally touched on earlier strikes within the Home.

“This session, we have continued as Home Republicans to guide the Home of Representatives in passing a really sturdy pro-life agenda that respects Pennsylvanians each born and unborn,” mentioned Gottesman.

Chief Justice John Roberts mentioned the leaked draft doesn’t symbolize a ultimate resolution or ultimate place of any member. He has ordered an investigation into the leak.

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