The Supreme Court’s reversal of Roe v. Wade has raised the salience of abortion as a political issue.
The survey indicates implausibly large declines in pro-life sentiment among non-white respondents.
The new Guttmacher data suggest that the abortion rate increased by approximately 7 percent between 2017 and 2020.
Public opinion tends to fluctuate dramatically in response to current events.
The survey found a huge jump in support for abortion, but there are plenty of reasons to be skeptical.
The Guttmacher Institute is arguing that pro-life laws are ineffective, but the statistics tell a different story.
A plurality of Americans supports laws like the Mississippi abortion ban at stake in Dobbs.
Media outlets are still misleading readers about the effects of the Texas Heartbeat Act.
An article uses flawed data to claim that the pro-life law has been ineffective.
Reports suggest that at least some women have chosen life for their unborn children.