In the News

Texas abortion ruling will hurt Ciattarelli

Share

Finally, the Texas decision is bad news for Jack Ciattarelli, the Republican candidate for governor, who wants to ban abortions after 20 weeks, in violation of the 24-week protection spelled out in Roe v. Wade. He would also eliminate funding for Planned Parenthood, saying he would plug the gap in women’s health care by funding federal health centers instead.

That’s likely to grate on most New Jersey voters, who support abortion rights in “all or most” cases by a margin of nearly 2-1, according to a poll from Pew Research Center.

Read the full article here, originally published by NJ.com on September 5, 2021.