Trump to Make Statement on Abortion Issue

Former President Trump announced that he will release a statement on Monday morning regarding the topic of abortion. This comes after a recent Florida court ruling raised questions about his stance on the state’s upcoming ban on abortion after six weeks of pregnancy.

In his statement on Truth Social, Trump emphasized the importance of considering exceptions for cases of rape, incest, and when the life of the mother is at risk.

He stressed the need for compassion and common sense in dealing with the sensitive issue of life, while also highlighting the importance of winning elections to safeguard the nation from decline.

Trump, who is expected to be the Republican nominee for president, has previously avoided directly addressing whether he would support a national abortion ban if reelected. Instead, he has focused on finding a solution to unify the country on this divisive issue.

However, Trump has claimed responsibility for appointing conservative Supreme Court justices who contributed to overturning Roe v. Wade. Despite this, he has criticized GOP messaging on abortion and its impact on election outcomes.

Trump to Make Statement on Abortion Issue
Former President Donald Trump pumps his fist as he arrives for a GOP fundraiser, Saturday, April 6, 2024, in Palm Beach, Fla. (AP Photo/Lynne Sladky)

The recent Florida court decision upholding the state’s 15-week abortion ban has brought Trump’s position on the issue back into focus. The ruling also allows for a six-week ban to take effect, which Trump previously criticized as a “terrible mistake.”

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Abortion remains a significant issue for Democratic voters, particularly after the Supreme Court’s decision to overturn federal abortion rights. President Biden and his campaign have used this issue as a rallying point for the upcoming general election.

In response to Trump’s expected statement, a Biden campaign spokesperson emphasized Trump’s past remarks about overturning Roe v. Wade and his role in shaping current abortion policies.

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