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More headlines: Steve Forbes on Abortion

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Supports pro-life amendment; against fetal tissue research

Pro-life, supports amendment to ban abortion. “The key is...finding ways of persuading people, bringing people along on this sensitive, emotional issue each step of the way.” Against using fetal tissue in scientific experiments.
Source: Fox News Sunday Apr 23, 1999

Personally opposed; but limit legal restrictions

Forbes stressed his personal opposition to abortion but said he would make it illegal only in the late stages of pregnancy, which is generally considered a position in favor of abortion rights.
Source: Boston Globe Sep 20, 1995

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