There is a growing awareness across our state that some balance is needed with regard to the practice of abortion in Tennessee. As result of a wrongly decided ruling by our state Supreme Court, the people have been silenced and our ability to regulate abortion has been removed.
A few ups and downs in the world of politics are to be expected. However, when more than a third of one’s campaign signs are stolen in one night, it makes you wonder if it’s worth the effort to continue running a campaign.
Recent discussions about Amendment 1 have provided minimal background as to the reason it is even needed. It’s due to an unbelievably pro-abortion ruling by the Tennessee Supreme Court in 2000 wrongly interpreted a fundamental right to abortion into the Tennessee Constitution.