New Poll Shows Support for Legal Abortion Drops to Lowest Level in 15 Years

Washington, DC – A new poll conducted by Pew Research finds the support for legal abortions has dropped to its lowest level in 15 years.

The latest national survey by the Pew Research Center for the People & the Press, conducted March 31-April 21 among 1,521 adults, finds President Barack Obama could be sparking a shift to the pro-life side of the abortion debate.

The Pew poll found 46 percent of Americans say abortion should be legal in most cases (28%) or all cases (18%) and 44 percent of Americans believe that abortion should be illegal in most (28%) or all cases (16%).

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Two details from the survey …

The democratic party staunchly remains the party of death … their pro-abortion stance was unchanged … a sad reality inspite of all the rhetoric about democrats for life, etc …

Catholics are not understanding the gospel message Christ gave us nor are we witnessing that ‘good news’ to the world. :frowning:

To clarify, the Pew Research Center is not making the claim that President Obama is the cause for the shift in abortion attitudes. That interpretation originates with LifeNews.

Here is the Pew Research Center’s discussion of the poll:

Praise God! :extrahappy: Now if only our legislators would listen and ban abortion since that is what the majority of us wants.

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