Chelsea Clinton: Aborting 60M babies since Roe ‘added $3.5 trillion to our economy’

Chelsea Clinton: Aborting 60M babies since Roe ‘added $3.5 trillion to our economy’
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[Ed. – Apart from being offensive, the argument is ridiculous since there is no way to predict  an alternative reality. The article, for example, quotes a financial adviser who wrote, ‘If only one-third of those who have been aborted were available to start work on their 18th birthday, the demise of Social Security would be put off for decades.’]

If you can’t convince someone to support abortion with bodily rights arguments, try pushing the money angle, Chelsea Clinton told a group of abortion activists Saturday.

CNS News reports Clinton claimed the infamous U.S. Supreme Court case Roe v. Wade was a good thing, not only because it gave women the “dignity to make our own choices,” but also because it led to a $3.5 trillion boost to America’s economy.

“It is not a disconnected fact … that American women entering the labor force from 1973 to 2009 added three and a half trillion dollars to our economy. Right?” Clinton said during a “Rise Up for Roe” rally protesting U.S. Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh.

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“The net, new entrance of women – that is not disconnected from the fact that Roe became the law of the land in January of 1973,” she continued.

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