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Abortion portrayal

Veep (television)


After failing to be re-elected as the President of the United States, Selina is being vetted for a Supreme Court appointment, and her positions on abortion are being reviewed. She jokes: “Well, I can give them my actual abortion if I can find it lying around here somewhere.”  It's not clear if she's actually referring to a past abortion or is making a joke.

Keywords: Past abortion.

Episodes: Justice
Release date: May 7, 2017
Time setting: Present
Geographical setting: US (Washington DC)
Abortion legality: Legal
Health outcomes: None
Character age: 40+
Genre: Comedy
Network: HBO

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