Betty Sutton on Abortion

Last Updated : Oct 07, 2010

Campaign Website Statements

Fighting for Reproductive Rights

As both a member of the Ohio House of Representatives and the US House of Representatives Betty has fought against efforts to undermine a womanʼs right to choose. Betty was honored to receive the “Champions of Choice Leadership Award” in recognition for her commitment to the preservation of womenʼs reproductive rights and the freedom to make personal decisions for themselves.

 

Voting Record

Amendment - Planned Parenthood Funds

In February of 2011, the House passed an amendment to prevent the use of funds by Planned Parenthood. Betty Sutton voted against an amendment to prevent funds from going to planned parenthood.

Betty Sutton voted against an amendment to prevent funds from going to planned parenthood.

 

Sponsored and Cosponsored Legislation

Session-110; Bill Number-H R 1964; Freedom of Choice Act - Cosponsor

To protect, consistent with Roe v. Wade, a woman's freedom to choose to bear a child or terminate a pregnancy, and for other purposes.

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