The retired neurosurgeon who is currently running ahead of Donald Trump who has been a strong force to contend with, according to polls in Iowa.
Ben Carson speaking with NBC's "Meet the Press," Carson said he "would love" to see the Supreme Court's 1973 decision in Roe v. Wade which legalized abortion overturned.
USA Today further reports; As for instances of rape or incest -- exceptions that are often made by other abortion opponents -- Carson said: “All you have to do is go and look up the many stories of people who have led very useful lives who were the result of rape or incest.”
Mothers should not have the right to terminate an unwanted pregnancy, Carson said, just as slave owners did not have the right to do whatever they wanted to their slaves. Had abolitionists allowed that, he said, "Where would we be?"