Pro-Choice Voter Guide: North Carolina District 01
Rep. G.K. Butterfield
Rep. G.K. Butterfield (D) is pro-choice. He is the incumbent.
NARAL Pro-Choice America PAC has endorsed Rep. Butterfield.
Rep. Butterfield earned a 100-percent score in NARAL Pro-Choice America's 2011 Congressional Record on Choice.
Voted twice against the proposal to block Planned Parenthood from receiving any federal funds, which would have denied millions of Americans access to contraception, cancer screenings, and other basic medical care.
Voted against 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 ensure that hospitals must provide emergency abortion care to women who could die without it.
Pete DiLauro (R) is presumed to be anti-choice.
Darryl Holloman (L) is mixed-choice.
On the 2010 Project Vote Smart Political Courage Test, Holloman describes himself as pro-choice, but said:"Answers based on understanding we are talking about FEDERAL law. States should remain free to abolish abortion within the state."