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Bob Dole

Democrats see opportunity in Rubio's no to abortion even after rape or incest

WASHINGTON Republican presidential candidate Marco Rubio is making it clear to a national audience that he opposes legal abortion even in the case of pregnancies that result from rape and incest, a position that is opposed by a large majority of Americans and one that the Democratic front-runner is already attempting to exploit. In the first debate Thursday, Rubio corrected Fox News moderator Megyn Kelly when she asked why he has supported anti-abortion legislation with exceptions for pregnancies due to rape and incest. He said he has "never advocated" for exemptions. In subsequent interviews with CNN and NBC, Rubio said he has supported bills with those exceptions only because...