VP debate excerpts – Joe Biden on Catholicism and abortion

Friday, October 12, 2012

Edited by Jenny Jiang Excerpts from Vice President Joe Biden’s remarks on his Catholic faith and stance on abortion at the vice presidential debate on Oct. 11, 2012: …

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Republican National Convention 2012: GOP’s ‘War on Women’ rebuttal falls flat

Tuesday, August 28, 2012
SOURCE: GOPConvention2012.com

ANALYSIS: Speakers at the Republican National Convention on Monday tried to rebut the Democrat’s attacks that the GOP is waging war against women. For months, the Democrats have…

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Transcript: President Obama’s reaction to Rep. Todd Akin’s (R-Mo.) comments on “legitimate rape”

Monday, August 20, 2012

Edited by Jenny Jiang *Excerpt from press briefing held on Aug. 20, 2012 Transcript of President Barack Obama’s reaction* to Rep. Todd Akin’s (R-Mo.) comments about “legitimate rape”:

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Missouri Republican Senate candidate questions whether victims of ‘legitimate rape’ can become pregnant

Monday, August 20, 2012
SOURCE: American Bridge PAC / Fox 2 St. Louis

COMMENTARY:  Missouri GOP Senate candidate Todd Akin questioned whether victims of “legitimate rape” can become pregnant during a televised interview on Sunday. 

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Transcript: Missouri GOP Senate candidate Todd Akin on whether abortion should be allowed in cases of ‘legitimate rape’

Monday, August 20, 2012

*Excerpts from interview with St. Louis Fox 2 reporter Charles Jaco on Aug. 19, 2012.  Transcript of *remarks by Missouri Republican Senate candidate Todd Akin on abortion:

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House Republicans passed H.R. 3 in latest attack on women’s reproductive rights

Monday, May 9, 2011

House Republicans unanimously and conveniently abandoned their sacrosanct pro-small government, pro-free market, and (supposedly) pro-small businesses platforms to pass H.R. 3 in the GOP’s latest assault on women’s…

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Why are Republicans trying to sneak in legal loopholes that help rapists?

Wednesday, February 9, 2011

First, Congressional Republicans tried to redefine rape by inserting language in a bill that would exclude statutory rape, rape of women who have been drugged, and rape of…

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