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Mitt Romney Abortion

Amanda Terkel

Planned Parenthood President Outlines Plan If Romney Wins

HuffingtonPost.com | Amanda Terkel | Posted 11.05.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- If Mitt Romney wins Tuesday's presidential election, one of the first groups that could take a hit is Planned Parenthood. Romney has pro...

Who Cares What Romney Says (Now) About Abortion?

Anne Butterfield | Posted 01.23.2014 | Denver
Anne Butterfield

There seems to be confusion about whether a Romney administration would run, not walk, to sharply limit women's reproductive choices.

Amanda Terkel

Paul Ryan To Social Conservatives: 'Religious Freedom' At Risk If Obama Is Reelected

HuffingtonPost.com | Amanda Terkel | Posted 11.05.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Rep. Paul Ryan (R-Wis.) used some of the precious remaining hours of the 2012 campaign to reach out to social conservative voters in a t...

Anti-Abortion Group To Robocall 4 Million People This Weekend

The Huffington Post | Laura Bassett | Posted 11.02.2012 | Politics

The anti-abortion group Susan B. Anthony List announced Friday that it plans to make automated phone calls to 4 million socially conservative voters i...

Why Romney Is Not The Pro-Life Candidate

Nicholas P. Cafardi | Posted 01.23.2014 | Religion
Nicholas P. Cafardi

In the next few days, hundreds of thousands of my fellow Catholics will vote for Mitt Romney with the belief that he is a pro-life leader who will work to end abortion. Nothing could be further from the truth.

Abortion Is A Medical Procedure

Lizz Winstead | Posted 01.23.2014 | Politics
Lizz Winstead

It is no one's business what reason a woman chooses to have an abortion, no woman should be defined by having one, or have her character called into question because she has had one, and under no circumstances, should she ever be asked why she had one.

Jeffrey Young

How Mitt Romney Could Jeopardize The Search For Life-Saving Cures

HuffingtonPost.com | Jeffrey Young | Posted 11.02.2012 | Business

With the stroke of a pen, Mitt Romney could slow the advance of embryonic stem cell research that has the potential to bring cures to ailments includi...

My Rape; My Illegal Abortion; My Almost Dying: Reflections from 1968

Jane G. Goldberg, Ph.D. | Posted 12.31.2012 | Politics
Jane G. Goldberg, Ph.D.

I don't want a single other woman to have to endure what I went through -- both physically and emotionally. My story is only one of so many/too many of those days when abortion was illegal, and women lost their lives and their fertility. Let this not happen to our country again.

Norm Coleman: Court Under Mitt Romney Wouldn't Reverse Roe v. Wade

The Huffington Post | Sabrina Siddiqui | Posted 10.31.2012 | Politics

Norm Coleman, a former Republican senator from Minnesota and a top surrogate for Mitt Romney, told a group of Jewish voters in Ohio on Monday that Roe...

Ryan Grim

Mitt Romney Surrogate On Abortion: 'It Doesn't Even Move The Radar'

HuffingtonPost.com | Ryan Grim | Posted 10.29.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON - Sen. Ron Johnson (R-Wis.) said on Sunday that the issue of abortion will not play a role in the elections next Tuesday, despite media att...

Romney Pressed On Abortion Question

Posted 10.26.2012 | Politics

By STEVE PEOPLES AND JULIE PACE, ASSOCIATED PRESS DEFIANCE, Ohio — Republican Mitt Romney is renewing his focus on the nation's economy while fac...

Despicable: Mourdock, Walsh and Akin

Merle Hoffman | Posted 12.25.2012 | Politics
Merle Hoffman

Now, the decision to have an abortion when faced with a life-threatening pre-pregnancy condition is a hard choice. Under President Romney, there would be no choice.

Romney on Abortion

Jeff Danziger | Posted 12.25.2012 | Politics
Jeff Danziger

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Sabrina Siddiqui

Romney Distances Himself From Mourdock's Controversial Anti-Abortion Statement

HuffingtonPost.com | Sabrina Siddiqui | Posted 10.25.2012 | Politics

UPDATE: Oct. 24, 12:00 p.m. -- Mitt Romney's campaign confirmed that he still supports Richard Mourdock and has not asked Mourdock's campaign to pull ...

Elise Foley

Marco Rubio: Lilly Ledbetter Act 'Nothing But An Effort To Help Trial Lawyers'

HuffingtonPost.com | Elise Foley | Posted 10.22.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Sen. Marco Rubio (R-Fla.) defended Republican presidential nominee Mitt Romney on Sunday for his opposition to the Lilly Ledbetter Fair ...

Laura Bassett

Obama Campaign Ad Suggests Romney Would End All Abortions

HuffingtonPost.com | Laura Bassett | Posted 10.18.2012 | Politics

After Mitt Romney's campaign released a television ad that painted the candidate as moderate on abortion, a new ad released by President Barack Obama'...

Binders in the Back Alley

Stephanie Safdi | Posted 12.18.2012 | Politics
Stephanie Safdi

To understand exactly how extreme the Romney abortion plan is, it helps to look at it alongside the abortion law regimes around the world.

As Mitt Romney Moves To The Middle, Anti-Abortion Activists Try To Cover His Right Flank

Religion News Service | David Gibson | Posted 10.18.2012 | Religion

(RNS) As Mitt Romney has moved to the center in an effort to overtake President Barack Obama in the campaign's homestretch, he has by necessity muted ...

Obama Campaign Ad: Women Need To Know Where 'Real Mitt Romney' Stands On Abortion, Contraception

The Huffington Post | Sabrina Siddiqui | Posted 10.12.2012 | Politics

President Barack Obama's reelection campaign released a new ad Friday attacking Mitt Romney's position on women's health issues, the same week in whic...

A Choice That Matters

Joan Fitz-Gerald | Posted 12.12.2012 | Politics
Joan Fitz-Gerald

If Mitt Romney cannot decide on the issue of choice, where does he stand on solving the world-wide issue of gender disparities that are so rooted in a woman's ability to control her own fertility?

WATCH: Soledad O'Brien Smacks Down RNC Chairman

Posted 12.11.2012 | Media

CNN's Soledad O'Brien clashed with RNC chairman Reince Priebus after he accused her of bias on Thursday's "Starting Point." She confronted Priebus...

Laura Bassett

Romney Reiterates: 'I'm A Pro-Life Candidate'

HuffingtonPost.com | Laura Bassett | Posted 10.11.2012 | Politics

After telling a reporter on Tuesday that he would not pursue any legislation to restrict abortion, Republican candidate Mitt Romney waved away suspici...

Chris Christie Denies Mitt Romney Shift On Abortion

The Huffington Post | Sarah Bufkin | Posted 10.10.2012 | Politics

After Mitt Romney said on Tuesday that he does not plan to push legislation to limit abortion access if elected president, Gov. Chris Christie (R-N.J....

Laura Bassett

Obama Campaign: Romney Is Hiding Abortion Position, Not Softening It

HuffingtonPost.com | Laura Bassett | Posted 10.10.2012 | Politics

After Republican candidate Mitt Romney attempted to moderate his positions on abortion and contraception on Tuesday, the Obama campaign said Wednesday...

Elise Foley

Romney Makes Abrupt Reversal On Abortion Stance

HuffingtonPost.com | Elise Foley | Posted 10.11.2012 | Politics

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...