Abbott will be judged on abortion and IVF views: Roxon
Peta Credlin, Mr Abbott's top adviser, has told magazine Marie Claire in an article to be published this week that she quizzed the Liberal leader about his views on IVF, abortion and contraception in 2010 before taking a job with him.
Ms Credlin, 41, revealed five failed IVF attempts for her and husband Brian Loughnane, a federal Liberal party director.
She told News Limited on Sunday she had said to Mr Abbott: "I will just never agree with you on abortion. I think you are opposed to it, desperately opposed to it, and you would ban it if you could."
Mr Abbott's response apparently