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Joe Biden Flips Abortion Stance Following Democratic Backlash

Presidential hopeful Joe Biden reverses his position on abortion during a speech in Atlanta Thursday following criticism from his own party.

ATLANTA (AP) — After two days of intense criticism, Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden reversed course Thursday and declared that he no longer supports a long-standing congressional ban on using federal health care money to pay for abortions.

“If I believe health care is a right, as I do, I can no longer support an amendment” that makes it more difficult for some women to access care, Biden said at a Democratic Party fundraiser in Atlanta.

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