Tuesday, September 23rd, 2014

Statements about Abortion

Mostly True

Unsaid: Most women lived in the 8% of counties

Pants on Fire!

Outdated thinking on linking the two

Pants on Fire!

Downplays major changes for abortion clinics

False

Policy holders, not government, would have paid for option

True

Down by thousands

Donna Howard

Donna Howard

Says abortions are decreasing.

— Texas

Mostly False

All clinics are not 'ambulatory surgical centers,' but there is oversight, standards

Mostly False

Akin longtime abortion foe; Crist has held many positions

Mostly False

Romney wants to get rid of federal funding

 Planned Parenthood Action Fund

Planned Parenthood Action Fund

Says Mitt Romney wants to "get rid of Planned Parenthood."

— National

False

Misrepresents Romney's careful language

Half-True

He co-sponsored legislation to regulate abortion clinics