Planned Parenthood forum on abortion drawing Dem candidates

With abortion emerging as a high-profile issue in the 2020 presidential race, many of the Democrats seeking their party's nomination plan to attend a forum on reproductive rights in South Carolina

COLUMBIA, S.C. -- With abortion emerging as a high-profile issue in the 2020 presidential race, many of the Democrats seeking their party's nomination plan to attend a forum on reproductive rights later this month in South Carolina.

Abortion is often mentioned in many of the Democrats' campaign events, with candidates pledging to preserve Roe v. Wade as states pass laws restricting the procedure.