Pennsylvania Republican Party Releases Ad Linking Tom Wolf to Incarcerated Abortion Provider
With just weeks left before the November 4th election, the Pennsylvania Governor’s Race just got a little dirtier. In this latest attack, the PA Republican Party created and disseminated a flyer featuring Democratic hopeful Tom Wolf alongside Kermit Gosnell, a Philadelphia abortion provider who was recently incarcerated on three accounts of first degree murder.
Gosnell, who operated an abortion clinic now commonly referred to as the “house of horrors,” has been sentenced to life in prison for cutting the spinal cords of viable fetuses during abortion procedures. While Dr. Gosnell’s actions are corrupt and inexcusable, this attack ad is nothing more than a cheap attempt by the Corbett administration to turn their gubernatorial opponent into a monster.
Governor Corbett’s opinion on women’s issues is clear: he is anti-choice, pro-restrictions to access, and considers it acceptable to treat women as second class citizens. These beliefs are evident through the various restrictions on choice and access that Corbett signed into law in 2011. Corbett has continuously lost the support of Pennsylvanians for his out-of-date and anti-women policies. It is no surprise then that he feels the need to attack his pro-women opponent. Read More