Charleston, South Carolina (CNN) - In a new mail piece hitting South Carolina households, Newt Gingrich is taking fresh aim at Mitt Romney's past support for abortion rights.
The mailer has a similar message as a Gingrich television - currently airing in South Carolina - that blasts Romney's abortion record, calling the GOP frontrunner a "Massachusetts moderate" who "can't be trusted to protect life."
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Read the mailer here.
The two-sided mailing, provided to CNN by the Gingrich campaign, highlights a damning quote from Romney's appearance 2002 gubernatorial debate in Massachusetts, when he promised to "preserve and protect a woman's right to choose."
Printed on the mailer are several aspects of Romney's abortion record in Massachusetts, such appointing a "pro-abortion" judge to a state court and allowing taxpayer-funded abortions under his health care reform law.
Romney has since had a change of heart on the abortion issue and now opposes the legality of the procedure.
With his abortion record once again facing scrutiny, Romney has looked to longtime abortion foe Mary Ann Glendon, a top campaign surrogate in the social conservative community, to head up the pushback.
Glendon recently appeared in a Romney campaign web video highlighting the "pro-life measures" he pushed in Massachusetts, like vetoing an embryonic stem cell research bill and legislation that would have allowed the morning after pill to be sold over the counter.
The Romney campaign has also blitzed the state with robocalls and a mail piece of their own affirming Romney's opposition to abortion rights.