Things were not going well between us and it was a mutual decision. I don’t think that it was easy for either one of us. I think it was a very difficult and poor choice and I think that there are probably regrets both ways.

~ 2001 divorce testimony of Republican Tennessee Congressman Scott DesJarlais, who professes to be pro-life, describing the after-affects of one of two of his children that his ex-wife aborted, as quoted by the Associated Press, November 15.

DesJarlais won his November 6 re-election bid despite revelations that he had pressured a former flame to get an abortion. News of his wife’s abortions came after the election,