Pennsylvania Governor Vows to Veto Pro-Life Bills

Efforts to update Pennsylvania's abortion law made the first step forward on Tuesday, May 25 with the passing of three pro-life bills. Under the leadership of State Representative Kathy Rapp (R-Warren), the PA House Health Committee passed the Heartbeat Bill (House Bill 904), the Unborn Child Dignity Act (House Bill 118) and the Down Syndrome Protection Act (House Bill 1500). "Each of these pro-life bills helps to recognize the humanity of the unborn child," Alexis Stefani, Communications and Policy Officer for Pennsylvania Family Institute, said. "Once again, members are working to pass anti-choice legislation that would undermine the doctor-patient relationship and limit an individual's right to decide what happens to their body — including re-running appalling bills that I have vetoed in the past," Governor Wolf said. Read more...


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