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Candidate Positions on Abortion

The following positions reflect those used for each candidate in the Select A Candidate survey. They come from the candidates; public statements, Web sites, and responses to Minnesota Public Radio questionnaires. In some cases, candidiates have failed to respond to inquiries, and their position is noted as "No known opinion."

Question: Do you favor or oppose legalized abortion?
Glen MenzeGlen Menze ANSWER OPTION: No. I am pro-life.
CANDIDATE'S POSITION: Glen Menze Campaign (More Info)

Collin PetersonCollin Peterson ANSWER OPTION: Abortion should be illegal except in case of saving the mother's life.
CANDIDATE'S POSITION: Peterson favored a constitutional amendment to prohibit abortions except to save the life of the mother and in cases of rape and incest. (More Info)