Carly Fiorina on Abortion

Last Updated : Jun 28, 2010

Summary

Carly Fiorina has described herself as "proudly pro-life."  On Roe vs Wade, she has stated that she considers the matter "settled law" and would not use it as a deciding factor for a supreme court nominee. She has stated that life begins at conception, and that she opposes federal funding being used to carry out abortions.

 

Wall Street Journal Interview

In an interview with the Wall Street Journal in November of 2009, Mrs Fiorina stated that she is "proudly pro-life" and that she is opposed to the use of taxpayer funds for abortions.  An exert from the article is shown below:

 

Flash Report Interview

In an interview with Flash Report shortly after announcing her bid to run for the US Senate seat in California, Carly Fiorina was asked about her position on abortion:

 

SFGate

in an interview with the San Francisco Gate, Carly Fiorina stated that she saw the issue of Roe vs Wade as decided and was not something that she would attempt to overturn.

 

Campaign Website Statements

References

[1] Website: Wall Street Journal Article: She Wants to Reboot California Author: JOHN FUND Accessed on: 06/22/2010

[2] Website: Flash Report Article: An Interview With Carly Fiorina, Candidate For United States Senate Author: Jon Fleischman Accessed on: 06/22/2010

[3] Website: San Francisco Gate Article: Carly Fiorina outlines her anti-abortion stance Author: Joe Garofoli and Carla Marinucci, Chronicle Political Writers Accessed on: 06/22/2010

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