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LOL Of The Week: Rand Paul Wants Government Out Of Your Cellphone And In Your Womb

You have to give Senator Rand Paul (R-KY) credit for recognizing Republicans should be embarrassed by their stand on a woman’s right to choose. While promoting his Life at Conception Act last year, Paul told CNN that “there are thousands of exceptions” to his bill, which would make all abortions and some forms of birth […]

March 21, 2014

Is This The Creepiest Thing A Republican Has Ever Said About Abortion?

In the latest example of the GOP’s “outreach” problem, Virginia state senator Steve Martin has ignited controversy by referring to pregnant women as “hosts” for fetuses. Martin, who has an unapologetically anti-choice voting record, made his startling comments in a Facebook post replying to a Valentine’s Day message from the Virginia Pro-Choice Coalition. You can […]

February 24, 2014

5 Ways The GOP Is ‘Celebrating’ The Roe v. Wade Anniversary

Forty-one years after the Supreme Court nationally legalized abortion in the landmark Roe v. Wade case, a woman’s right to choose is as hotly contested as ever. In fact, Republicans are prepared to make abortion rights a central issue in the 2014 congressional elections. Rather than downplay the subject, Republican strategists are urging candidates to […]

January 22, 2014

Congress At Work: Politicians Fighting About Abortion, Again

The United States is dealing with a major jobs crisis, the EU is teetering on the verge of collapse, and Americans are so frustrated with the financial sector that they’re willing to protest outside for a month or more, but Congress is busy debating whether or not to limit women’s access to abortion. On Thursday, […]

October 13, 2011

Prepare For Revived Abortion Debate

Congress might not be able to pass routine measures without sending the country near the brink of chaos, but politicians are still pressing on in their efforts to limit women’s access to abortion. The House has been focusing on economic issues and ignoring most social debates in recent months, offering many women a chance to […]

October 11, 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