Hat-tip to Gordo: McCain’s position on abortion turns out to be less consistent than I thought it was. In 1999, he said about abortion,
[Link] But certainly in the short term, or even the long term, I would not support repeal of Roe vs. Wade, which would then force X number of women in America to (undergo) illegal and dangerous operations.
When called on the liberalness of his position, he issued a clarification that said he believed repealing Roe vs. Wade was an important goal.
McCain’s total flip-flop on abortion brings the number of serious Presidential contenders who can be trusted about anything down to zero.