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Jeb Bush

Jeb Bush

Republican

  • Abortion

    Wants to ban safe, legal abortion

  • Birth Control

    Compared ACA birth control benefit to "Big Brother"

  • Planned Parenthood

    Wants to block patients who rely on federal funds from accessing care at Planned Parenthood


Photo Credit:
Gage Skidmore, Flickr

Ben Carson

Ben Carson

Republican

  • Abortion

    Wants to ban abortion with no exceptions for rape and incest

  • Birth Control

    Won’t protect access to affordable birth control

  • Planned Parenthood

    Wants to block patients who rely on federal funds from accessing care at Planned Parenthood


Photo Credit:
Gage Skidmore, Flickr

Chris Christie

Chris Christie

Republican

  • Abortion

    Wants to ban safe, legal abortion

  • Birth Control

    Won’t protect access to affordable birth control

  • Planned Parenthood

    Wants to block patients who rely on federal funds from accessing care at Planned Parenthood


Photo Credit:
Gage Skidmore, Flickr

Hillary Clinton

Hillary Clinton

Democrat

  • Abortion

    Has a long record of working to protect women's access to safe, legal abortion — and would ensure that abortion remains safe and legal

  • Birth Control

    Supports expanded access to affordable birth control

  • Planned Parenthood

    Strongly supports Planned Parenthood

Ted Cruz

Ted Cruz

Republican

  • Abortion

    Wants to ban abortion with no exceptions for rape and incest

  • Birth Control

    Has referred to birth control as “abortifacients”

  • Planned Parenthood

    Would shut down government to block patients who rely on federal funds from accessing care at Planned Parenthood


Photo Credit:
Gage Skidmore, Flickr

Carly Fiorina

Carly Fiorina

Republican

  • Abortion

    Wants to ban safe, legal abortion

  • Birth Control

    Won’t protect access to affordable birth control

  • Planned Parenthood

    Would shut down government to block patients who rely on federal funds from accessing care at Planned Parenthood


Photo Credit:
Gage Skidmore, Flickr

*Dropped out Dec. 21, 2015

Lindsey Graham

Lindsey Graham

Republican

  • Abortion

    Opposes safe, legal abortion and introduced a nationwide 20-week abortion ban

  • Birth Control

    Won’t protect access to affordable birth control or comprehensive sex ed

  • Planned Parenthood

    Has voted multiple times to block patients who rely on federal funds from accessing care at Planned Parenthood


Photo Credit:
Gage Skidmore, Flickr

*Dropped out Feb 2, 2016

Mike Huckabee

Mike Huckabee

Republican

  • Abortion

    Wants to ban safe, legal abortion and would be open to federal troops stopping women from having abortions

  • Birth Control

    Would make it harder for women to get affordable birth control

  • Planned Parenthood

    Wants to block patients who rely on federal funds from accessing care at Planned Parenthood


Photo Credit:
Gage Skidmore, Flickr

*Dropped out Nov. 17, 2015 Bobby Jindal

Bobby Jindal

Republican

  • Abortion

    Wants to ban safe, legal abortion with no exceptions

  • Birth Control

    Would work to make it harder for women to get affordable birth control

  • Planned Parenthood

    Has tried to block patients who rely on federal funds from accessing care at Planned Parenthood in Louisiana and has vowed to do so as president


Photo Credit:
Gage Skidmore, Flickr

John Kasich

John Kasich

Republican

  • Abortion

    Wants to ban safe, legal, abortion and has made Ohio one of the hardest states to find abortion providers

  • Birth Control

    Won’t protect access to affordable birth control

  • Planned Parenthood

    Blocked patients who rely on federal funds from accessing care at Planned Parenthood


Photo Credit:
Marc Nozell, Flickr

*Dropped out Feb 2, 2016

Martin O'Malley

Martin O'Malley

Democrat

  • Abortion

    Has worked to protect women’s access to legal and safe abortion

  • Birth Control

    Supports access to affordable birth control

  • Planned Parenthood

    Signed the Family Planning Works Act into law

*Dropped out Dec. 29, 2015

George Pataki

George Pataki

Republican

  • Abortion

    Favors a 20-week abortion ban and making the Hyde Amendment permanent

  • Birth Control

    Wants to overturn the ACA, which would mean women no longer have access to no copay birth control

  • Planned Parenthood

    Wants to block patients who rely on federal funds from accessing care at Planned Parenthood


Photo Credit:
Gage Skidmore, Flickr

Dropped out Feb. 3, 2016

Rand Paul

Rand Paul

Republican

  • Abortion

    Wants to ban safe, legal abortion

  • Birth Control

    Won’t protect access to affordable birth control

  • Planned Parenthood

    Voted multiple times to block patients who rely on federal funds from accessing care at Planned Parenthood


Photo Credit:
Gage Skidmore, Flickr

Marco Rubio

Marco Rubio

Republican

  • Abortion

    Wants to ban abortion with no exceptions for rape or incest

  • Birth Control

    Won't protect access to affordable birth control

  • Planned Parenthood

    Voted multiple to times to block patients who rely on federal funds from accessing care at Planned Parenthood


Photo Credit:
Gage Skidmore, Flickr

Bernie Sanders

Bernie Sanders

Democrat

  • Abortion

    Has worked to provide women access to safe and legal abortion

  • Birth Control

    Supports expanded access to affordable birth control

  • Planned Parenthood

    Supports Planned Parenthood


Photo Credit:
Gage Skidmore, Flickr

Dropped out Feb. 3, 2016

Rick Santorum

Rick Santorum

Republican

  • Abortion

    Wants to ban safe, legal abortion with no exceptions

  • Birth Control

    Won’t protect access to affordable birth control

  • Planned Parenthood

    Wants to block patients who rely on federal funds from accessing care at Planned Parenthood


Photo Credit:
Gage Skidmore, Flickr

Donald Trump

Donald Trump

Republican

  • Abortion

    Wants to ban safe, legal abortion

  • Birth Control

    Won’t protect access to affordable birth control

  • Planned Parenthood

    Wants to block patients who rely on federal funds from accessing care at Planned Parenthood


Photo Credit:
Gage Skidmore, Flickr
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