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Wade v Roe ...
by aoeu
Comment Count 17 comments on Thu Apr 03, 2014 at 12:43 PM PDT with 2 Recommends
Today, the Wichita Eagle Beacon provides the answers about how much money the state of Kansas is spending in fighting to maintain it's strict measures against abortion. http://www.kansas.com/2014/01/
by Chris Reeves
Comment Count 2 comments on Wed Jan 22, 2014 at 05:15 PM PST with 8 Recommends
I've never had an abortion. Never had to make that heart-wrenching decision. Never had to sneak down a back alley into a dirty, makeshift operating room. Never had to desperately try coathangers and ...
by shesaid
Comment Count 14 comments on Wed Jan 22, 2014 at 01:47 PM PST with 25 Recommends
THE WHITE HOUSE Office of the Press Secretary FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE January 22, 2014 Statement by the President on Roe v. Wade Anniversary Today, as we reflect on the 41st anniversary of the ...
by Transcripts Editors
Comment Count 5 comments on Wed Jan 22, 2014 at 07:49 AM PST with 17 Recommends
by Jon Perr
Comment Count 10 comments on Mon Nov 11, 2013 at 01:07 PM PST with 11 Recommends
In recent weeks, pollsters and pundits have been wrestling with a seeming contradiction at the heart of the country's abortion debate. On the one hand, the United States is a pro-choice nation, ...
by Jon Perr
Comment Count 9 comments on Mon Aug 05, 2013 at 03:43 PM PDT with 6 Recommends
US District Court Judge William Conley has extended the temporary restraining order he issued after Scott Walker privately signed the fast-pass anti-abortion measures into law during the July 4th ...
by Puddytat
Comment Count 33 comments on Wed Jul 17, 2013 at 11:23 AM PDT with 43 Recommends
Since we're sounding serious about a Constitutional amendment to reverse Citizens United, I thought I'd put together a wish list of other amendments. I'm not a Constitutional scholar or a lawyer, ...
by david78209
Comment Count 21 comments on Sun Jul 14, 2013 at 06:16 PM PDT with 3 Recommends
Shamefully, the Texas Senate just voted to pass a law leaving tens of thousands of Texans without access to life-saving care. — Wendy Davis (@WendyDavisTexas) July 13, 2013 The vote, according ...
by jpmassar
Comment Count 127 comments on Fri Jul 12, 2013 at 10:08 PM PDT with 191 Recommends
I know. But given the diaries on the last-ditch suits from the people who are mourning the death of Prop 8 to get the weddings stopped AGAIN because the evil 9th Circuit didn't wait 25 days, there'...
by Dave in Northridge
Comment Count 23 comments on Sun Jun 30, 2013 at 04:00 AM PDT with 30 Recommends
This Just In: The Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals has just struck down Arizona's abortion law, which bans all abortions after 20 weeks. The court called it unconstitutional and a deviation from ...
by zenbassoon
Comment Count 8 comments on Tue May 21, 2013 at 03:46 PM PDT with 33 Recommends
is the title of this Washington Post column by Ruth Marcus in Friday's paper. In it she goes through the arguments about when SCOTUS should take on an issue, whether it is necessary to wait for ...
by teacherken
Comment Count 10 comments on Thu Apr 04, 2013 at 09:03 PM PDT with 14 Recommends
Apparently the history of Roe v Wade has entered the SCOTUS debate regarding the upcoming DOMA and Same Sex Marriage arguments. I was surprised to learn of this. Read Roe v. Wade looms over gay ...
by War on Error
Comment Count 10 comments on Sun Mar 24, 2013 at 07:30 AM PDT with 6 Recommends
"The doctor-patient relationship." For two decades, Republicans have wielded that four-word talking point as a cudgel to bludgeon health care reform. In 1994, GOP strategist Bill Kristol warned ...
by Jon Perr
Comment Count 38 comments on Sun Mar 10, 2013 at 07:00 PM PDT with 55 Recommends
If you've been following the news around Millennials and Roe v. Wade , like the Time magazine cover story about the alleged rift between the older women and younger women in the pro-choice movement,
by ColleenEliza
Comment Count 7 comments on Tue Feb 26, 2013 at 08:02 AM PST with 9 Recommends
The reactionary Right in America are fanatical about the Second Amendment to the Constitution of the United States of America, or at least their own interpretation of it as an absolute right (even ...
by Beartooth Bronsky
Comment Count 26 comments on Wed Feb 06, 2013 at 11:32 PM PST with 10 Recommends
THE WHITE HOUSE Office of the Press Secretary _________________________________________________________________________________________________________________ FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE January 22, ...
by Transcripts Editors
Comment Count 1 comments on Tue Jan 22, 2013 at 11:00 AM PST with 7 Recommends
Ever since our Constitution bound together our "Divided States of America", the strategy has been to have all of us agree on a universal set of laws and principles that reflect a united view on ...
by PoliticalPizza
Comment Count 3 comments on Thu Jan 10, 2013 at 05:24 PM PST with 1 Recommend
The next move is yours Governor. The entire world is watching. Cross-posted from Eclectablog . There are three bills sitting on Michigan Governor Rick Snyder's desk awaiting his signature to become ...
by Eclectablog
Comment Count 51 comments on Fri Dec 28, 2012 at 09:11 AM PST with 110 Recommends
I voted a straight Democratic ticket. I have done so since 2004 - I doubt I will, again. Up until Wednesday evening, I had intended to vote for either Dr. Jill Stein or Rocky Anderson for President ...
by J M F
Comment Count 125 comments on Fri Oct 26, 2012 at 02:38 PM PDT with 58 Recommends