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How 2020 Democrats are reacting to new state abortion laws

Clip: 05/20/2019 | 2m 57s Video has closed captioning.

On the campaign trail, 2020 Democrats condemned a new Alabama law that bans abortion even in cases of rape and incest. Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-Vt., called the measure, as well as other recent state efforts to restrict abortion, “blatantly unconstitutional.” Many of the candidates vowed that if elected president, they would nominate only judges who would uphold Roe vs. Wade. Amna Nawaz reports.

Aired: 05/20/19

Rating: NR

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