Clinton vows to prioritize abortion rights if elected

Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton addresses the Planned Parenthood Action Fund on June 10, 2016Preserving the right to seek and obtain an abortion will remain a key component of Hillary Clinton’s presidential bid, the presumptive Democratic nominee said Friday. Speaking to the political arm of the national reproductive health and advocacy organization Planned Parenthood, Clinton placed herself in stark contrast to her Republican rival Donald Trump, whom she portrayed as a sexist enemy of women’s rights. “When Donald Trump says ‘let’s make America great again,’ that is code for ‘let’s take America backward’ — back to a time when opportunity and dignity were reserved for some, not all,” Clinton said.

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