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In 2005, Romney Said He Would Keep The Pro-Choice Status Quo

Republican Presidential candidate Mitt Romney often says he governed as a pro-life Governor. In this May 2005 press conference on stem cell research, Romney reaffirmed his position that he would keep the pro-choice status quo in Massachusetts. This press conference came after a May 2005 USA Today interview which Romney announced his views on abortion were "in a different place" and is widely perceived as where Romney first announced his flip-flop on abortion rights.

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Andrew Kaczynski is a political reporter for BuzzFeed News and is based in New York.

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