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Majority of Americans describe themselves as pro-choice, yet favor restrictions on abortion

January 23, 2020

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CWN Editor's Note: The poll found that more Americans describe themselves as pro-choice (55%) than pro-life (40%); 21% believe that abortion should be available in all three trimesters. 55% support a ban on abortion after 20 weeks, and majorities oppose taxpayer funding of abortion at home (60%) and abroad (76%). 65% oppose the abortion of babies with Down syndrome.

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