Trump said his nominees will be “pro-life.” So Stahl pressed harder, and Trump said:
Well, there are a couple of things. They’ll be pro-life, they’ll be–in terms of the whole gun situation, we know the Second Amendment and everybody’s talking about the Second Amendment and they’re trying to dice it up and change it, they’re going to be very pro-Second Amendment. But having to do with abortion if it ever were overturned, it would go back to the states.
This answer is congruent with Trump’s campaign pledges to appoint justices to the Supreme Court “in the mold of Justice Scalia.” On October 9, Trump said his Supreme Court nominees would be “People that will respect the constitution of the United States. And I think that this is so important.”