Thursday, May 3, 2012
NYC Council Speaker and Top Mayoral Contender Christine Quinn Expresses Unequivocal Support for Abortion Rights
Would Quinn's comments have been described as "graphic" and as making her staff "uncomfortable" if Quinn hadn't mentioned a vagina and a uterus?
Politicker: Christine Quinn Graphically Describes Her Position On Abortion Rights, by David Freedlander:
At a press conference today, Christine Quinn and a host of fellow elected officials–including all of the top contenders for mayor–called on Republicans in the State Senate to withdraw their opposition a bill that would expand abortion rights in New York State. . . .
Asked if she would favor any restriction on the right to an abortion, Ms. Quinn said no–in fairly graphic terms. . . .