Taking Away 'Right to Choose' May Consign Women to 'A Life of Poverty'

September 16, 2013 - 10:36 AM
Taking Away 'Right to Choose' May Consign Women to 'A Life of Poverty'

At a mayors' forum on economic justice last week, the mayor of Tacoma, Washington suggested that abortion is an antidote to poverty:

"Young women who have children who are not married are more likely to end up in poverty, and so are their children," said Mayor Marian Strickland (D). "When you take away a woman's right to choose, you may actually consign her to a life of poverty with her children or her unborn children." - See more at: http://www.cnsnews.com/news/article/susan-jones/taking-away-right-choose-may-consign-women-life-poverty#sthash.fIFmQB0z.dpuf