McConnell says national abortion ban 'possible' if Roe overturned

McConnell says national abortion ban 'possible' if Roe overturned


Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) said a national abortion ban is “possible” if the Supreme Court overturns Roe v. Wade.

McConnell talked about what may come next if the high court dismantles the landmark abortion decision, as is hinted in a leaked draft opinion, while expressing opposition to ending the filibuster to pass legislation on the issue.

“If the leaked opinion became the final opinion, legislative bodies — not only at the state level but at the federal level — certainly could legislate in that area,” McConnell told USA Today on Thursday.

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