Expanding Access to Reproductive Health Care

HARRISBURG, March 29 – State lawmakers at a House Majority Policy Committee hearing heard testimony from medical professionals and advocates on the fact that reproductive health care options are declining in Pennsylvania, despite the need for safe abortions – when nearly 1 in 4 women in the United States will have an abortion during their lifetime. The hearing was hosted by Reps. Elizabeth Fiedler (D-Phila.) and Dan Frankel (D-Allegheny).

  • Hosts: Rep. Elizabeth Fiedler (D-Phila.) and Rep. Dan Frankel (D-Allegheny)
  • Testifiers:
    • Dr. Sarah Horvath, MD, MSHP, FACOG- Medical Director, Planned Parenthood Keystone
    • Dr. Sheila Ramgopal, MD, MA, FACOG- CEO, Allegheny Reproductive Health Center
    • Katrina Lipinsky, CNM, WHNP-BC- Nurse Midwife

Agenda + Testimony

Media Release + News Coverage