Ken Mercer's file


Republican from Texas

Ken Mercer, a software engineer, was first elected to the State Board of Education in 2006. He is also a former member of the Texas House.

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Pro-life, pro-choice, pro-truth

In American politics, few issues bring blood to a boil as consistently as abortion. Over the past 13 months, we’ve checked numerous related statements including, most recently, Gov. Rick Perry’s Jan. 22 declaration that there have been 50 million U.S. abortions since the Supreme Court’s Roe v. Wade decision in 1973.