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    Default Mitt Romney Abortion Stance Changes, As Candidate Says He Won't Push To Restrict Acce

    Mr Flip Flop at it again! Wonder what this is going to do to the Catholic vote? I ask this because just about all of my Catholic friends have decided they need to vote republican over this and the birth control mandate.

    Mitt Romney said Tuesday he has no plans to push for legislation limiting abortion, a softer stance from a candidate who has said he would "get rid of" funding for Planned Parenthood and appoint Supreme Court who would overturn Roe v. Wade.

    “There’s no legislation with regards to abortion that I’m familiar with that would become part of my agenda,” the Republican presidential nominee told The Des Moines Register in an interview.

    The Romney campaign walked back the remark within two hours of the Register posting its story. Spokeswoman Andrea Saul told the National Review Online's Katrina Trinko that Romney "would of course support legislation aimed at providing greater protections for life."
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    Default Re: Romney flips again !

    Could it be.
    Has Mitt "the flipster" done it again ?
    Or has he just changed his words ?

    As recently as a presidential debate in January, Romney said the Supreme Court should overturn Roe v. Wade, the landmark ruling that legalized abortion across the nation.
    Wading into an explosive social issue, Republican Mitt Romney on Tuesday said he would not pursue any abortion-related legislation if elected president.

    "There's no legislation with regards to abortion that I'm familiar with that would become part of my agenda," he told the Des Moines Register in an interview posted on the newspaper's website.
    Romney promises no abortion legislation - Yahoo! News
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    Default Re: Mitt Romney Abortion Stance Changes, As Candidate Says He Won't Push To Restrict

    Maybe this handy chart will help explain his (lack of) position.

 

 

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