Pro-Choice Voter Guide: Michigan District 03
Rep. Justin Amash
Rep. Justin Amash (R) is anti-choice. He is the incumbent.
Rep. Amash earned a 0-percent score in NARAL Pro-Choice America's 2011 Congressional Record on Choice.
Voted for H.R.3, a bill that would ban abortion coverage in state health-insurance exchanges; impose tax penalties on small businesses and many individuals who purchase private health plans that include abortion coverage; and make permanent several restrictions that block many women from accessing abortion care.
Voted to allow hospitals to refuse to provide emergency abortion care to women who could die without it.
Rep. Amash said,"The right to life is sacred and undeniable. It is the proper role of government to protect life, and it is unconscionable for government to sanction the taking of helpless and innocent life."
Steve Pestka (D) is presumed to be mixed-choice.
Bill Gelineau (L) has no known position on choice.