Popular young conservative commentator Tomi Lahren gave more details about her position on abortion this week during an interview with ABC News.
Lahren came under fire in March after she said it was hypocritical to be both pro-life and pro-limited government, and called herself “pro-choice.” Lahren later was suspended from her show on The Blaze with pay. She now is suing her employer.
“I believe you can be anti-abortion and pro-choice, and that’s where I sit,” Lahren told ABC News this week.
“Personally, I would never have an abortion. Personally I would never encourage someone to have an abortion. In fact, I’ve counseled friends against it,” she continued. “I don’t believe in abortion. However, as someone that views limited government, I do believe that during the first trimester, that option should be there for women.” (read more)