At an MSNBC presidential town hall event, Ted Cruz today uncharacteristically clammed up about his extreme anti-choice views and policy positions — specifically, his support for so-called personhood legislation.
Cruz tried to hide his extreme record, but the truth of his hardline anti-choice views are well-documented: Cruz has a history of supporting personhood measures that would ban abortions, even in cases of rape or incest, and could even ban common forms of birth control.
Cruz Supported Personhood Laws
Cruz Supported Personhood Amendments
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August 2015: Cruz Signed Georgia Right To Life PAC’s Personhood Affirmation.According to Georgia Right to Life PAC, “Today, Texas US Senator Ted Cruz received a ringing endorsement from Georgia’s largest pro-life organization. ‘Senator Cruz has an unblemished record of standing up for innocent life,’ said Ricardo Davis, Director of Georgia Right to Life’s Political Action Committee (GRTL PAC). ‘Recent revelations about the horrors of the abortion cartel cry out for a principled fighter […]