Thursday, November 27th, 2014

Statements about Abortion

Pants on Fire!

No need to stockpile

Half-True

Impact is not entirely clear

 Democratic Senatorial Campaign Committee

Democratic Senatorial Campaign Committee

"Cory Gardner is sponsoring a bill to ban all abortions right now."

— National

False

Anti-abortion group doesn't even support him

Half-True

Supported personhood? Yes. Led anti-contraception crusade? Ehh.

Half-True

Only 14 percent don't take the pill for pregnancy prevention

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

Mostly True

Didn't suggest cutting domestic funding

Mostly False

To some, morning after pill = abortion

Half-True

Bill he co-sponsored could hamper IVF, but not "outlaw" it