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Pence: Prayer and a pledge to end Roe v. Wade

Thursday, July 28, 2016 - 01:01

Republican Vice Presidential candidate Pence vows to end abortion rights saying, ''I believe we will see Roe versus Wade consigned to the ash heap of history, where it belongs.'' Rough Cut (no reporter narration).

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ROUGH CUT (NO REPORTER NARRATION). STORY: An emotional moment on the campaign trail as Republican Vice Presidential candidate Gov. Mike Pence offers a prayer and then a pledge to end a woman's right to an abortion. In Grand Rapid Michigan he asked members to "Pray for my family and pray for this nation." When asked by a member of the audience about abortion rights, Pence said, "If we appoint strict constructionists to the Supreme Court of the United States, as Donald Trump intends to do, I believe we will see Roe versus Wade consigned to the ash heap of history, where it belongs."

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Pence: Prayer and a pledge to end Roe v. Wade

Thursday, July 28, 2016 - 01:01