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Allen Buckley on Abortion

2004 former Libertarian Senate challenger (GA)

 


No regulations or funding regarding abortion

Abortion needs to remain a private matter without government funding. Personally, I do not like abortion. However, the question is: What is the best government policy? Given the facts that it is very hard to stop an abortion (i.e., policing-wise) and a person who is willing to have an abortion to prevent herself from being a mother would be the parent of the unwanted child, I believe the best government policy is to stay out."
Source: 2019-20 Georgia 2-year Senate campaign BuckleyForSenate.org , May 2, 2020

No government intervention nor abortion funding

Abortions will occur regardless of legality or illegality. I am against government intervention. I am also against government (i.e. taxpayer) funding of abortions.
Source: 2004 Senate campaign website, BuckleyForSenate.org, “Views” , May 18, 2004

Strongly Anti-Planned Parenthood, according to AFA survey.

Buckley supports the AFA survey question on Planned Parenthood

The AFA inferred whether candidates agree or disagree with the statement, 'Abortion providers, including Planned Parenthood, should not receive taxpayer funds or grants from federal, state, or local governments'? Self-description: (American Family Association helps produce iVoterGuides): "Grounded in God; rooted in research"; they "thoroughly investigate candidates"; when they cannot "evaluate with confidence, they receive an 'Insufficient' rating" (& we exclude)

Source: AFA Survey 20AFA-1B on Sep 11, 2020

Support Born Alive Survivors, according to AFA survey.

Buckley supports the AFA survey question on Born Alive Survivors

The AFA inferred whether candidates agree or disagree with the statement, 'I support the Born Alive Abortion Survivors Protection Act, which requires health care providers to provide life-saving treatment for infants who survive an attempted abortion'? Self-description: (American Family Association helps produce iVoterGuides): "Grounded in God; rooted in research"; they "thoroughly investigate candidates"; when they cannot "evaluate with confidence, they receive an 'Insufficient' rating" (& we exclude)

Source: AFA Survey 20AFA-1C on Sep 11, 2020

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