Romney Campaign Statement: Would Not Oppose Abortion After Rape

Posted by | August 20, 2012 13:26 | Filed under: Top Stories

by TheRiverWanders

After the comments regarding rape, pregnancy, and abortion by Missouri’s GOP Senate challenger Todd Akin, Romney campaign spokeswoman Amanda Henneberg said, “Gov. Romney and Congressman (Paul) Ryan disagree with Mr. Akin’s statement, and a Romney-Ryan administration would not oppose abortion in instances of rape.”

Akin has tried to reel back his comments given in Sunday’s radio interview; he claims he “misspoke” but doesn’t identify which of his points were inaccurate.

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By: TheRiverWanders

Independent parent, aspiring author and generally good egg with an occasional foul temper whose deepest curiosities lie in psychology, law, government, history, equal rights, animal rights and child development. Progressive. Allergic to stupid.

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