Reports from Mississippi are mixed. The fate of Initiative 26 may hinge on voters like the pro-life woman whose stepdaughter had an ectopic pregnancy – and whose life was saved by a medical procedure that would be banned if the amendment passes.
The American Civil Liberties Union, NARAL Pro-Choice America, National Women’s Law Center, Planned Parenthood Action Fund and others today released a survey showing that knowledge of Barack Obama’s and Joe Biden’s pro-choice positions tended to increase a voter’s likelihood of supporting the ticket.
Planned Parenthood Action Fund’s “One Million Strong” voter mobilization project is entering its final, get-out-the-vote phase, the organization announced today. The campaign aims to send one million pro-choice voters to the polls.
In nearly any other election in recent memory, the accusation that a Republican candidate in Iowa not only supported abortion but had participated in one would have been big news — if not a political kiss of death. Not this year.