Let’s meet

Robert Matzie

State Representative,
Pennsylvania House District 16

Democrat

The mixed signals:

Robert voted against a bill that proposes to amend the Pennsylvania Constitution to exclude any rights relating to abortion.

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Robert voted to pass a bill to prohibit almost all abortion coverage under health insurance plans purchased in PA’s ACA exchange.

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Take action

Ask Robert if they will fight for abortion rights:

This legislator's position is unclear, and we must understand where they fall.

How to reach them:

Harrisburg
717 787 4444

Ambridge
724 266 7774

Ambridge
412 565 3569

Aliquippa
724 375 3052

What to say:

Call or email their office to confirm their stance on this issue, and explain how important abortion rights are to you. When you get a response, we’d love to hear it so we can share it here.

  • Introduce yourself, including your relation to the district.
  • Let them know that you are worried about the Supreme Court decision, and you noticed they did not make a statement in response.
  • Tell them why abortion rights are important to you. (If you have a personal story to share, that may be powerful.)
  • Ask them if they will fight to protect the right to an abortion.

Dive deeper:

The latest from Robert

Voted No on SB 106

Robert voted against a bill that proposes to amend the Pennsylvania Constitution to exclude any rights relating to abortion.

Jul 8, 2022

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Voted No on HB 118

Robert voted against a bill that would require health care facilities to cremate or bury abortion remains, placing unnecessary burden and expense on providers.

Jun 5, 2021

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Voted Yes on HB 1890

Robert voted to pass a bill that would require health care facilities to cremate or bury abortion remains, placing unnecessary burden and expense on providers.

Nov 18, 2019

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Voted Yes on HB 321

Robert voted to pass a bill that prohibits abortions because of the prenatal diagnosis of down syndrome.

May 14, 2019

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Voted No on SB 3

Robert voted against a bill that effectively bans all dilation and evacuation abortions, which is the most common method after 14 weeks, and prohibits all abortions after 20 weeks. It includes an exception for cases with an irreversible health risk to the pregnant person.

Dec 12, 2017

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Voted Yes on HB 818

Robert voted to pass a bill to prohibit almost all abortion coverage under health insurance plans purchased in PA’s ACA exchange.

Apr 23, 2013

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Voted Yes on SB 732

Robert voted to pass a bill that would increase regulation to hold abortion centers to the inappropriately high standards of an ambulatory surgical center.

Dec 13, 2011

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Voted Yes on HB 1977

Robert voted to pass a bill to prohibit almost all abortion coverage under health insurance plans purchased in PA’s ACA exchange.

Dec 12, 2011

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Voted Yes on HB 574

Robert voted to pass a bill that would increase regulation to hold abortion centers to the inappropriately high standards of an ambulatory surgical center.

May 11, 2011

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