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Minutes ago on MSNBC, Illinois congresswoman Jan Schakowsky brought up the mind-blowing "sorry you  got raped, here's your bill for the rape kit" policy that continued in Wasilla under then-Mayor Sarah Palin.  

I just really resent it coming from an individual and a campaign that has been against women.  Sarah Palin - when she was mayor of Wasilla, I understand from an Alaska newspaper, not from an investigator - says that she wanted to charge women who were raped for the rape kit, something amounting to hundreds of dollars, and until a law was passed in the state legislature that actually prohibited that.

Will the mainstream media finally start reporting this?  Let's wait and see...

Originally posted to DVS on Wed Sep 10, 2008 at 11:43 AM PDT.

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