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David Baria-x on Abortion
Democratic candidate for governor: Click here for David Baria-x on other issues.
    No stance on record.
Phil Bryant on Abortion
Republican Governor: Click here for 3 full quotes OR click here for Phil Bryant on other issues.
  • No abortion after 15 weeks of gestation, with no exceptions. (Dec 2018)
  • Make Mississippi safest place in America for an unborn child. (Mar 2018)
  • Supports the Personhood Initiative: protect the unborn. (May 2011)
Robert Foster on Abortion
Republican challenger for Governor: Click here for 2 full quotes OR click here for Robert Foster on other issues.
  • Protect all innocent life, including unborn children. (Dec 2018)
  • No abortion after 15 weeks of gestation, with no exceptions. (Dec 2018)
Jim Hood on Abortion
Democratic Gubernatorial Challenger: Click here for Jim Hood on other issues.
    No stance on record.
Trent Lott on Abortion
Republican Jr Senator (MS): Click here for 11 full quotes OR click here for Trent Lott on other issues.
  • Voted YES on barring HHS grants to organizations that perform abortions. (Oct 2007)
  • Voted YES on expanding research to more embryonic stem cell lines. (Apr 2007)
  • Voted YES on notifying parents of minors who get out-of-state abortions. (Jul 2006)
  • Voted NO on $100M to reduce teen pregnancy by education & contraceptives. (Mar 2005)
  • Voted YES on criminal penalty for harming unborn fetus during other crime. (Mar 2004)
  • Voted YES on banning partial birth abortions except for maternal life. (Mar 2003)
  • Voted YES on maintaining ban on Military Base Abortions. (Jun 2000)
  • Voted YES on banning human cloning. (Feb 1998)
  • Rated 0% by NARAL, indicating a pro-life voting record. (Dec 2003)
  • Expand embryonic stem cell research. (Jun 2004)
  • Rated 75% by the NRLC, indicating a mixed record on abortion. (Dec 2006)
Tate Reeves on Abortion
Republican candidate for governor: Click here for the full quote OR click here for Tate Reeves on other issues.
  • Ban abortion after 15 weeks of pregnancy. (Mar 2018)
Howard Sherman on Abortion
Democratic candidate for governor: Click here for Howard Sherman on other issues.
    No stance on record.

Senate:

MS 2018: 2018 Mississippi Senate Special Election


David Baria on Abortion
Democratic candidate for Mississippi U. S. Senator: Click here for 3 full quotes OR click here for David Baria on other issues.
  • Keep abortion & contraception safe, legal & woman's choice. (Oct 2018)
  • Pro-choice. (Jul 2018)
  • CC:Publicly fund abortions. (Jul 2018)
Jensen Bohren on Abortion
Democratic candidate for Mississippi U. S. Senator: Click here for 2 full quotes OR click here for Jensen Bohren on other issues.
  • Abortion is a woman's unrestricted right. (Feb 2018)
  • Women should have same body autonomy as men. (Dec 2017)
Travis Childers on Abortion
Democratic Senate challenger: Click here for 2 full quotes OR click here for Travis Childers on other issues.
  • Consistently fought to protect the sanctity of life. (Nov 2010)
  • Bar funding for abortion under federal Obamacare plans. (Jul 2010)
Mike Espy on Abortion
Democratic candidate for Mississippi U. S. Senator: Click here for 3 full quotes OR click here for Mike Espy on other issues.
  • Anti-abortion but pro-choice. (Oct 2018)
  • CC:Publicly fund abortions. (Jul 2018)
  • CC:No parental notification for abortions by minors. (Jul 2018)
Cindy Hyde-Smith on Abortion
Republican candidate for Mississippi U. S. Senator: Click here for the full quote OR click here for Cindy Hyde-Smith on other issues.
  • Stands behind her 100% pro-life record on abortion issues. (Mar 2018)
Chris McDaniel on Abortion
Republican challenger: Click here for 6 full quotes OR click here for Chris McDaniel on other issues.
  • Repeatedly authored legislation to protect the unborn. (Oct 2018)
  • Human life begins at conception. (Jul 2014)
  • Require doctor's prescription to get an abortion. (Feb 2013)
  • Unborn children are children. (Jun 2011)
  • CC:De-fund Planned Parenthood. (Jul 2018)
  • CC:Parental notification for abortions by minors. (Jul 2018)
Roger Wicker on Abortion
Republican Jr Senator; previously Republican Representative (MS-1): Click here for 24 full quotes OR click here for Roger Wicker on other issues.
  • Roe v Wade has led to a decades-long holocaust. (Oct 2018)
  • Wrote a bill that declares human life begins at conception. (Aug 2008)
  • Voted YES on restricting UN funding for population control policies. (Mar 2009)
  • Voted YES on defining unborn child as eligible for SCHIP. (Mar 2008)
  • Voted YES on prohibiting minors crossing state lines for abortion. (Mar 2008)
  • Voted NO on expanding research to more embryonic stem cell lines. (Jan 2007)
  • Voted NO on allowing human embryonic stem cell research. (May 2005)
  • Voted YES on making it a crime to harm a fetus during another crime. (Feb 2004)
  • Voted YES on banning partial-birth abortion except to save motherís life. (Oct 2003)
  • Voted YES on forbidding human cloning for reproduction & medical research. (Feb 2003)
  • Voted YES on funding for health providers who don't provide abortion info. (Sep 2002)
  • Voted YES on banning Family Planning funding in US aid abroad. (May 2001)
  • Voted YES on banning partial-birth abortions. (Apr 2000)
  • Voted YES on barring transporting minors to get an abortion. (Jun 1999)
  • Rated 0% by NARAL, indicating a pro-life voting record. (Dec 2003)
  • Rated 100% by the NRLC, indicating a pro-life stance. (Dec 2006)
  • Apply 14th amendment protections to pre-born fetuses. (Jun 2008)
  • Prohibit transporting minors across state lines for abortion. (Jan 2008)
  • Sponsored bill prohibiting federal funding for abortion. (May 2011)
  • Include pre-born human beings in 14th Amendment protection. (May 2017)
  • CC:De-fund Planned Parenthood. (Jul 2018)
  • CC:Parental notification for abortions by minors. (Jul 2018)
  • Grant the pre-born equal protection under 14th Amendment. (Jan 2007)
  • Sponsored bill declaring preborn as Constitutional persons. (Feb 2009)

House:


Michael Guest on Abortion
Republican (District 3): Click here for the full quote OR click here for Michael Guest on other issues.
  • Pro-life, according to PVS survey. (Aug 2018)
Gregg Harper on Abortion
Republican (District 3): Click here for 8 full quotes OR click here for Gregg Harper on other issues.
  • Voted YES on banning federal health coverage that includes abortion. (May 2011)
  • Bar funding for abortion under federal Obamacare plans. (Jul 2010)
  • Prohibit federal funding for abortion. (May 2011)
  • Prohibit federal funding to groups like Planned Parenthood. (Jan 2011)
  • No family planning assistance that includes abortion. (Jan 2013)
  • No taxpayer funding of abortions via ObamaCare. (Jan 2015)
  • Ban abortion after 20 weeks, except for maternal life. (May 2015)
  • Include pre-born human beings in 14th Amendment protection. (Feb 2015)
Trent Kelly on Abortion
Republican House Member (District 1): Click here for 4 full quotes OR click here for Trent Kelly on other issues.
  • Planned Parenthood is breaking the law; defund them. (Jul 2015)
  • Ban abortions for sex selection or race selection. (Jan 2017)
  • Prohibit federal funding for abortion. (Jan 2017)
  • Include pre-born human beings in 14th Amendment protection. (Jul 2015)
Steven Palazzo on Abortion
Republican (District 4): Click here for 12 full quotes OR click here for Steven Palazzo on other issues.
  • Protect the right to life, beginning at conception. (Nov 2010)
  • Voted YES on banning federal health coverage that includes abortion. (May 2011)
  • I consider myself pro-life. (Nov 2010)
  • Ban abortions for sex selection or race selection. (Jan 2017)
  • Prohibit federal funding for abortion. (May 2011)
  • Prohibiting forced abortions by UN Population Fund. (May 2011)
  • Sponsored prohibiting abortion information at school health centers. (Mar 2013)
  • Life and human rights begin at fertilization or cloning. (Jan 2013)
  • No family planning assistance that includes abortion. (Jan 2013)
  • No taxpayer funding of abortions via ObamaCare. (Jan 2015)
  • Ban abortion after 20 weeks, except for maternal life. (May 2015)
  • Include pre-born human beings in 14th Amendment protection. (Jan 2017)
Gene Taylor on Abortion
Democratic Representative (MS-4): Click here for 13 full quotes OR click here for Gene Taylor on other issues.
  • Voted NO on expanding research to more embryonic stem cell lines. (Jan 2007)
  • Voted NO on allowing human embryonic stem cell research. (May 2005)
  • Voted YES on restricting interstate transport of minors to get abortions. (Apr 2005)
  • Voted YES on making it a crime to harm a fetus during another crime. (Feb 2004)
  • Voted YES on banning partial-birth abortion except to save motherís life. (Oct 2003)
  • Voted YES on forbidding human cloning for reproduction & medical research. (Feb 2003)
  • Voted YES on funding for health providers who don't provide abortion info. (Sep 2002)
  • Voted YES on banning Family Planning funding in US aid abroad. (May 2001)
  • Voted YES on banning partial-birth abortions. (Apr 2000)
  • Voted YES on barring transporting minors to get an abortion. (Jun 1999)
  • Rated 0% by NARAL, indicating a pro-life voting record. (Dec 2003)
  • Rated 100% by the NRLC, indicating a pro-life stance. (Dec 2006)
  • Bar funding for abortion under federal Obamacare plans. (Jul 2010)
Bennie Thompson on Abortion
Democratic Representative (MS-2): Click here for 16 full quotes OR click here for Bennie Thompson on other issues.
  • Voted NO on banning federal health coverage that includes abortion. (May 2011)
  • Voted YES on expanding research to more embryonic stem cell lines. (Jan 2007)
  • Voted YES on allowing human embryonic stem cell research. (May 2005)
  • Voted NO on restricting interstate transport of minors to get abortions. (Apr 2005)
  • Voted NO on making it a crime to harm a fetus during another crime. (Feb 2004)
  • Voted NO on banning partial-birth abortion except to save motherís life. (Oct 2003)
  • Voted NO on forbidding human cloning for reproduction & medical research. (Feb 2003)
  • Voted NO on funding for health providers who don't provide abortion info. (Sep 2002)
  • Voted NO on banning Family Planning funding in US aid abroad. (May 2001)
  • Voted NO on banning partial-birth abortions. (Apr 2000)
  • Voted NO on barring transporting minors to get an abortion. (Jun 1999)
  • Rated 100% by NARAL, indicating a pro-choice voting record. (Dec 2003)
  • Rated 0% by the NRLC, indicating a pro-choice stance. (Dec 2006)
  • Ban anti-abortion limitations on abortion services. (Nov 2018)
  • Access safe, legal abortion without restrictions. (Nov 2018)
  • Rated Constitutional right to terminate pregnancy for health. (May 2015)

Former candidates & officeholders:


Robert Gray on Abortion
Democratic 2015 Gubernatorial Nominee: Click here for Robert Gray on other issues.
    No stance on record.
Vicki Slater on Abortion
Democratic 2015 Gubernatorial candidate (lost primary): Click here for Vicki Slater on other issues.
    No stance on record.
Tate Reeves on Abortion
Lt. Gov; Republican possibility for 2018 special US Senator: Click here for the full quote OR click here for Tate Reeves on other issues.
  • Ban abortion after 15 weeks of pregnancy. (Mar 2018)
Alan Nunnelee on Abortion
Republican (deceased 2015) (District 1): Click here for 10 full quotes OR click here for Alan Nunnelee on other issues.
  • Mississippi Values include sanctity of life. (Nov 2010)
  • Voted YES on banning federal health coverage that includes abortion. (May 2011)
  • Supports prohibiting human embryonic stem cell research. (Aug 2010)
  • Opposes federal abortion funding. (Aug 2010)
  • Ban abortions for sex selection or race selection. (Dec 2011)
  • Prohibit federal funding for abortion. (May 2011)
  • Prohibiting forced abortions by UN Population Fund. (May 2011)
  • Prohibit federal funding to groups like Planned Parenthood. (Jan 2011)
  • Sponsored prohibiting abortion information at school health centers. (Mar 2013)
  • No family planning assistance that includes abortion. (Jan 2013)
Haley Barbour on Abortion
Former Republican Governor (2004-2012): Click here for 3 full quotes OR click here for Haley Barbour on other issues.
  • We made MS the safest state for an unborn child. (Jan 2011)
  • Protect the rights of the unborn. (Jan 2006)
  • States should have the right to regulate & limit abortions. (Apr 1996)
Kirk Fordice on Abortion
Former Republican Governor (1992-1999): Click here for Kirk Fordice on other issues.
    No stance on record.
Ronnie Musgrove on Abortion
2008 Senate challenger; previously Democratic MS Governor: Click here for Ronnie Musgrove on other issues.
    No stance on record.
Haley Barbour on Abortion
Former Republican challenger (2006), Governor: Click here for 3 full quotes OR click here for Haley Barbour on other issues.
  • We made MS the safest state for an unborn child. (Jan 2011)
  • Protect the rights of the unborn. (Jan 2006)
  • States should have the right to regulate & limit abortions. (Apr 1996)
Bill Bowlin on Abortion
Former Democratic Challenger (2006): Click here for 2 full quotes OR click here for Bill Bowlin on other issues.
  • Give reasons to choose to deliver, and medical care if not. (May 2006)
  • Support existing stem cell research. (May 2006)
Ronnie Musgrove on Abortion
2008 Senate challenger; previously Democratic MS Governor: Click here for Ronnie Musgrove on other issues.
    No stance on record.
Travis Childers on Abortion
Democrat (until 2010) (District 1): Click here for 2 full quotes OR click here for Travis Childers on other issues.
  • Consistently fought to protect the sanctity of life. (Nov 2010)
  • Bar funding for abortion under federal Obamacare plans. (Jul 2010)
Erik Fleming on Abortion
Democratic Senate Challenger: Click here for the full quote OR click here for Erik Fleming on other issues.
  • Abortions should be legal only within the first trimester. (Sep 2006)
Trent Lott on Abortion
Republican Jr Senator (MS): Click here for 11 full quotes OR click here for Trent Lott on other issues.
  • Voted YES on barring HHS grants to organizations that perform abortions. (Oct 2007)
  • Voted YES on expanding research to more embryonic stem cell lines. (Apr 2007)
  • Voted YES on notifying parents of minors who get out-of-state abortions. (Jul 2006)
  • Voted NO on $100M to reduce teen pregnancy by education & contraceptives. (Mar 2005)
  • Voted YES on criminal penalty for harming unborn fetus during other crime. (Mar 2004)
  • Voted YES on banning partial birth abortions except for maternal life. (Mar 2003)
  • Voted YES on maintaining ban on Military Base Abortions. (Jun 2000)
  • Voted YES on banning human cloning. (Feb 1998)
  • Rated 0% by NARAL, indicating a pro-life voting record. (Dec 2003)
  • Expand embryonic stem cell research. (Jun 2004)
  • Rated 75% by the NRLC, indicating a mixed record on abortion. (Dec 2006)
Charles Pickering on Abortion
Republican Representative (MS-3): Click here for 2 full quotes OR click here for Charles Pickering on other issues.
  • Rated 100% by the NRLC, indicating a pro-life stance. (Dec 2006)
  • Prohibit transporting minors across state lines for abortion. (Jan 2008)
Chip Pickering on Abortion
Republican challenger, U.S. Rep.: Click here for 12 full quotes OR click here for Chip Pickering on other issues.
  • Voted NO on expanding research to more embryonic stem cell lines. (Jan 2007)
  • Voted NO on allowing human embryonic stem cell research. (May 2005)
  • Voted YES on restricting interstate transport of minors to get abortions. (Apr 2005)
  • Voted YES on making it a crime to harm a fetus during another crime. (Feb 2004)
  • Voted YES on banning partial-birth abortion except to save motherís life. (Oct 2003)
  • Voted YES on forbidding human cloning for reproduction & medical research. (Feb 2003)
  • Voted YES on funding for health providers who don't provide abortion info. (Sep 2002)
  • Voted YES on banning Family Planning funding in US aid abroad. (May 2001)
  • Voted YES on banning partial-birth abortions. (Apr 2000)
  • Voted YES on barring transporting minors to get an abortion. (Jun 1999)
  • Rated 0% by NARAL, indicating a pro-life voting record. (Dec 2003)
  • Grant the pre-born equal protection under 14th Amendment. (Jan 2007)
Ronnie Shows on Abortion
Democrat (District 4): Click here for 3 full quotes OR click here for Ronnie Shows on other issues.
  • Voted YES on banning Family Planning funding in US aid abroad. (May 2001)
  • Voted YES on banning partial-birth abortions. (Apr 2000)
  • Voted YES on barring transporting minors to get an abortion. (Jun 1999)
Gene Taylor on Abortion
Democratic Representative (MS-4): Click here for 13 full quotes OR click here for Gene Taylor on other issues.
  • Voted NO on expanding research to more embryonic stem cell lines. (Jan 2007)
  • Voted NO on allowing human embryonic stem cell research. (May 2005)
  • Voted YES on restricting interstate transport of minors to get abortions. (Apr 2005)
  • Voted YES on making it a crime to harm a fetus during another crime. (Feb 2004)
  • Voted YES on banning partial-birth abortion except to save motherís life. (Oct 2003)
  • Voted YES on forbidding human cloning for reproduction & medical research. (Feb 2003)
  • Voted YES on funding for health providers who don't provide abortion info. (Sep 2002)
  • Voted YES on banning Family Planning funding in US aid abroad. (May 2001)
  • Voted YES on banning partial-birth abortions. (Apr 2000)
  • Voted YES on barring transporting minors to get an abortion. (Jun 1999)
  • Rated 0% by NARAL, indicating a pro-life voting record. (Dec 2003)
  • Rated 100% by the NRLC, indicating a pro-life stance. (Dec 2006)
  • Bar funding for abortion under federal Obamacare plans. (Jul 2010)
Roger Wicker on Abortion
Republican Jr Senator; previously Republican Representative (MS-1): Click here for 24 full quotes OR click here for Roger Wicker on other issues.
  • Roe v Wade has led to a decades-long holocaust. (Oct 2018)
  • Wrote a bill that declares human life begins at conception. (Aug 2008)
  • Voted YES on restricting UN funding for population control policies. (Mar 2009)
  • Voted YES on defining unborn child as eligible for SCHIP. (Mar 2008)
  • Voted YES on prohibiting minors crossing state lines for abortion. (Mar 2008)
  • Voted NO on expanding research to more embryonic stem cell lines. (Jan 2007)
  • Voted NO on allowing human embryonic stem cell research. (May 2005)
  • Voted YES on making it a crime to harm a fetus during another crime. (Feb 2004)
  • Voted YES on banning partial-birth abortion except to save motherís life. (Oct 2003)
  • Voted YES on forbidding human cloning for reproduction & medical research. (Feb 2003)
  • Voted YES on funding for health providers who don't provide abortion info. (Sep 2002)
  • Voted YES on banning Family Planning funding in US aid abroad. (May 2001)
  • Voted YES on banning partial-birth abortions. (Apr 2000)
  • Voted YES on barring transporting minors to get an abortion. (Jun 1999)
  • Rated 0% by NARAL, indicating a pro-life voting record. (Dec 2003)
  • Rated 100% by the NRLC, indicating a pro-life stance. (Dec 2006)
  • Apply 14th amendment protections to pre-born fetuses. (Jun 2008)
  • Prohibit transporting minors across state lines for abortion. (Jan 2008)
  • Sponsored bill prohibiting federal funding for abortion. (May 2011)
  • Include pre-born human beings in 14th Amendment protection. (May 2017)
  • CC:De-fund Planned Parenthood. (Jul 2018)
  • CC:Parental notification for abortions by minors. (Jul 2018)
  • Grant the pre-born equal protection under 14th Amendment. (Jan 2007)
  • Sponsored bill declaring preborn as Constitutional persons. (Feb 2009)
Thad Cochran on Abortion
Republican Sr Senator (MS): Click here for 16 full quotes OR click here for Thad Cochran on other issues.
  • Voted YES on restricting UN funding for population control policies. (Mar 2009)
  • Voted YES on defining unborn child as eligible for SCHIP. (Mar 2008)
  • Voted NO on prohibiting minors crossing state lines for abortion. (Mar 2008)
  • Voted YES on barring HHS grants to organizations that perform abortions. (Oct 2007)
  • Voted YES on expanding research to more embryonic stem cell lines. (Apr 2007)
  • Voted YES on notifying parents of minors who get out-of-state abortions. (Jul 2006)
  • Voted NO on $100M to reduce teen pregnancy by education & contraceptives. (Mar 2005)
  • Voted YES on criminal penalty for harming unborn fetus during other crime. (Mar 2004)
  • Voted YES on banning partial birth abortions except for maternal life. (Mar 2003)
  • Voted YES on maintaining ban on Military Base Abortions. (Jun 2000)
  • Voted YES on banning human cloning. (Feb 1998)
  • Rated 0% by NARAL, indicating a pro-life voting record. (Dec 2003)
  • Expand embryonic stem cell research. (Jun 2004)
  • Rated 75% by the NRLC, indicating a mixed record on abortion. (Dec 2006)
  • Prohibit transporting minors across state lines for abortion. (Jan 2008)
  • Prohibit federal funding for abortion. (May 2011)
Albert N. Gore on Abortion
Democratic Challenger: Click here for Albert N. Gore on other issues.
    No stance on record.

                                                                                                                                                                               
  


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