Statements about Abortion
"This is the first time since Roe was decided in 1973 that a court has granted personhood status to the preborn."
U.S. Senate candidate Todd Akin was "partly right" that a woman's body has a way of shutting down so that a pregnancy doesn't occur if she's raped.
"Obamacare will provide coverage for abortions, despite the president’s commitment that it would not."
A socially conservative group sponsored a "prayer vigil" to stop people from buying Girl Scout cookies because it thinks the Girl Scouts are affiliated with Planned Parenthood.
Said Planned Parenthood’s early objective was to "help kill black babies before they came into the world."
Studies have shown that in the absence of federal reproductive health funds, we are going to see the level of abortion in Georgia increase by about 44 percent.
Under a proposed Georgia law, "women who miscarry could become felons."
Republican candidate for governor Nathan Deal "explicitly voted to fund abortions ..."
Karen Handel "would have felt like it was OK to go in and abort" Sarah Palin's son Trig, who has Down syndrome.
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