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The Worst Anti-Abortion Misinformers That You Might Never Have Heard Of

In a study of 14 months of evening prime-time cable news coverage in 2015 through early 2016, Media Matters identified at least seven appearances by Daleiden on a variety of Fox News programs. Notably, when Media Matters repeated this analysis on 12 months of coverage from March 7, 2016, through March 1, 2017, Daleiden appeared only once as a guest — on Sean Hannity’s eponymous program, Hannity.

May 3, 2017
Indiana Gov. Mike Pence speaks during the Republican Jewish Coalition Spring Leadership Meeting in Las Vegas, Nevada

Mike Pence: The Magic Christian

Mike Pence is the perfect pick for secular sybarite Donald Trump, who bungles biblical references and changes out wives like polo players change out mounts — yet somehow has won the hearts and souls of 80 percent of the evangelical Christian electorate. Mike Pence locks up that other 20 percent.

July 19, 2016
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Anti-Abortion Videos Provoke Ethical Crisis For Doctors, Pols — And Media

The Center for Medical Progress (CMP) continues to cause political problems for Planned Parenthood, while challenging media outlets to strike a balance between covering the group’s activities and spreading their strident anti-abortion message.

August 1, 2015

Grisly Language Propels Kansas Anti-Abortion Bill As U.S. Model

Kansas Republicans have found an upsetting new way to fight abortion.

February 10, 2015

Abortion Foes Try A Local Approach

By Brad Cooper, The Kansas City Star KANSAS CITY, Mo. — David Shepard knew he would grapple with a string of tough issues when he ran for mayor of Mission, Kan. Redevelopment. Streets. Storm water. But abortion? Shepard fell 16 votes short in last April’s election after his opponent was endorsed by Kansans for Life, […]

June 24, 2014

Rick Perry’s Five Greatest Assets in the Republican Primary

Texas Governor Rick Perry, who won a third term last fall by oozing hostility to the federal government in between outbursts of aggressive Southern braggadocio, is more likely than ever to join the Republican presidential race, probably sometime this summer, according to the Wall Street Journal. A Republican campaign veteran tells us that Texas Governor […]

June 23, 2011

Midwestern GOP Cracks Down On Right To Choose

The Republican Party’s three decade plan to restrict abortion rights scored another success after officials successfully defunded Planned Parenthood in both Minnesota and Indiana. In Kansas, a new strict set of regulations enforced by anti-abortion Governor Sam Brownback will now likely mean that all three clinics with doctors willing and able to perform the procedure […]

June 22, 2011

Short-Sighted Santorum

Former Pennsylvania Sen. Rick Santorum needs to distinguish himself from the rest of the GOP presidential contenders, and the culture warrior made some headway on that front on Meet the Press yesterday, declaring he opposes abortion even in cases of rape and incest and would support criminally charging doctors who provide them. This will damage […]

June 13, 2011