Rick Perry Changes His Stance on Abortion in Cases of Rape or Incest

December 28, 2011 at 11:38 am (2012 Election, Abortion, Pro Life, Rebecca Kiessling, Rick Perry)

Via LifeNews.com:

At a pro-life presidential forum last night, Republican presidential candidate Rick Perry announced that he had a change of heart on abortion in cases of rape or incest — now opposing abortion in such rare cases.

Perry said his change of heart came after meeting with Rebecca Kiessling, a pro-life attorney who was born after her birthmother was a victim of sexual assault.

Kiessling told Perry:

“He asked more about my story, then he told me that I was his heroine. I thanked him and said, “Funny you say that, because my question for you is — would you be my hero? I’m alive because of pro-life leaders who were my heroes. They made sure abortion was illegal, even in cases of rape. They are my heroes and I owe my life to them. Would you be my hero too?

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