Hillary, Planned Parenthood Head, and More Shred Trump Over Abortion ‘Punishment’ Remark


It didn’t take long for Donald Trump to get roundly shredded on Twitter over his comments today about “punishments” for abortion.

During the taping of his MSNBC town hall tonight, Trump told Chris Matthews “there has to be some form of punishment” after he bans it.

Hillary Clinton immediately pounced:

As did Bernie Sanders:

Planned Parenthood president Cecile Richards went on a mini-tweetstorm about it:

We also have response from one of Trump’s Republican rivals, with the pro-life John Kasich saying that’s a ridiculous position:

And Ted Cruz‘s rapid response director tweeted this out:

And that was just the tip of the iceberg:

[image via Shutterstock]

— —

Follow Josh Feldman on Twitter: @feldmaniac

Have a tip we should know? tips@mediaite.com

Filed Under:

Josh Feldman is a Senior Editor at Mediaite. Email him here: josh@mediaite.com Follow him on Twitter: @feldmaniac