South Carolina Politician Doubles Down on Assertion That Democrats “Belittle” the Unborn

South Carolina GOP Chair Chad Connelly has no apologies over accusing liberals of believing abortion is a “rite of passage” for a teen girl, “like prom or a first car.” In fact, if anying, Connelly thinks he hasn’t made it clear how very, very much they hate “babies.”

Via The State:

In an interview with The State, Connelly defended his comments, saying he believes Democrats are “belittling the unborn” and that criticizing him is “just a distraction from how bad the president has failed us.”

“It just disgusts me. (Democrats) treat a baby’s life like it is meaningless,” Connelly said.

Read more here:

It seems safe to say that Connelly isn’t the only one feeling “disgust” right now.

Like this story? Your $10 tax-deductible contribution helps support our research, reporting, and analysis.

For more information or to schedule an interview with contact

Follow Robin Marty on twitter: @robinmarty