or Login to see your representatives.

Access Candidates' and Representatives' Biographies, Voting Records, Interest Group Ratings, Issue Positions, Public Statements, and Campaign Finances

Simply enter your zip code above to get to all of your candidates and representatives, or enter a name. Then, just click on the person you are interested in, and you can navigate to the categories of information we track for them.

Public Statements

Issue Position: Abortion

Issue Position

Location: Unknown

I believe our Constitution protects the rights of all individuals, born and unborn.

On April 18, 2007, the U.S. Supreme Court upheld the "Partial Birth Abortion Ban Act," which I cosponsored and voted for when it was approved in the U.S. House of Representatives. The Partial Birth Abortion Ban Act was signed into law in 2003.

Without a doubt, I believe the Court's decision is a result of the American people having spoken through their elected representatives on the most serious of issues: life and death. Congress heeded these concerns and acted swiftly to end what a vast majority of Americans, including medical professionals, view as barbaric and the purposeful killing of infants who would undoubtedly survive outside of their mother's womb if given a chance at life. I believe our Constitution protects the rights of all individuals, born and unborn, and the Court's majority opinion respects that sacred principle. This is a historic day for upholding the right to life enshrined in the U.S. Constitution.

Back to top