Audio: Obama Says “That Fetus or Child” Was “Just Not Coming Out Limp and Dead”

Here’s an audio recording of Barack Obama arguing as an Illinois state senator in 2002 against legislation protecting infants who had survived an attempted late-term abortions.

Obama’s argument against the bill is that he trusted an abortion doctor, who had just failed to kill a child in utero, to provide medical care to that child if it survived the abortion attempt. “If these children are being born alive, I, at least, have confidence that a doctor who is in that room is going to make sure that they’re looked after,” Obama said.



Sign up for our daily email and get the stories everyone is talking about.


Previous post

10 Politically Incorrect Gun Rules

Next post

Economy Says Romney Should Win - Which Is Why Media Is Ignoring It

Join the conversation!

We have no tolerance for comments containing violence, racism, vulgarity, profanity, all caps, or discourteous behavior. Thank you for partnering with us to maintain a courteous and useful public environment where we can engage in reasonable discourse.