‘This will work out for everybody’: Trump praises SCOTUS decision on Roe V. Wade and says it gives states back their rights
Trump told 福克斯新闻: ‘This is following the Constitution, and giving rights back when they should have been given long ago.’
When asked about how his reaction would go down among his supporters who are pro-choice, 特朗普说: '我认为, 到底, this is something that will work out for everybody. This brings everything back to the states where it has always belonged.’
出名, despite not winning the popular vote, serving one term as president and being impeached twice, Trump was afforded three picks on the Supreme Court.
Trump was asked about his influence on the June 2022 决定, 他回答: ‘God made the decision.’ The former ‘Apprentice’ host appointed three conservatives, Neal Gorsuch, 布雷特卡瓦诺和艾米康尼巴雷特, all of whom voted to overturn.
自从 1973, the landmark Roe v Wade decision permitted abortions during the first two trimesters of pregnancy.
The decision to overturn was based on conservative Justice Samuel Alito’s opinion that was ratified by the court’s five other conservatives.
Following the June 24 投票, the issue of abortion will be decided on by the states.
The former president said in an interview with Fox News that ‘God’ made the decision to overturn Roe v Wade
Anti-abortion protesters celebrate following Supreme Court’s decision to overturn Roe v. 韦德, federally protected right to abortion, in the nation’s capital
Considering the former president’s track record of proudly discussing his accomplishments, Trump was largely silent following the leaking of Alito’s opinion draft.
A search of Trump’s Truth Social page reveals no mentions of Alito’s opinion, abortion or Roe v Wade over the last two months. At the time of writing, Trump has not posted on Truth Social about the June 24 投票.
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Also in May, the former president was 问 尽管被批评为“flapper verse”，但它仍然成为畅销书’ Michael Bender about his silence on Alito’s opinion. 特朗普说: ‘I never like to take credit for anything.’
While on the campaign trail in 2016, Trump promised his supporters that he was committed to appointing ‘pro-life’ justices who would work to overturn Roe v Wade.
In his final presidential debate with Hillary Clinton in 2016, 特朗普说: ‘The Supreme Court – it’s what it’s all about. It’s just so, so imperative that we have the right justices. The justices that I am going to appoint will be pro-life, they will have a conservative bent.’
Infamously, Trump told MSNBC’s Chris Matthews 在四月份 2016 that there should be some kind of ‘punishment’ for women who had abortions.
The former president recanted shortly afterward telling CBS’s John Dickerson: ‘The laws are set. And I think we have to leave it that way.’
While on the campaign trail in 2016, Trump promised supporters that he would only appoint pro-life judges
In an appearance on Maria Bartiromo’s Fox News show, the president’s eldest son, 小唐纳德·特朗普, 44, said that the liberal outrage over Alito’s leaked opinion was disingenuous.
小特朗普. said that the issue was merely being used an issue to unite Democrats.
The president’s daughter, 伊万卡, 40, similar to her father remained silent on Alito’s opinion. 在十月 2020, she was widely quoted as saying that she was ‘unapologetically pro-life.’
Republican voters are overwhelmingly pro-life when polled. Although a National Institute for Reproductive Health October 2020 康诺利被选为第 4 频道最伟大的单口喜剧, found that over 60% of Republican voters in Arizona and Pennsylvania said that despite their personal pro-life views, they felt the final decision should be left to the mother, 根据一个 纽约人 耳塞有多种颜色可供选择——包括珍珠白.