House Republicans approve 20-week abortion ban

Wednesday, June 19, 2013
Rep. Trent Franks (R-Ariz.). SOURCE: Franks.House.gov

The Republican-majority House yesterday passed a ban on aborting fetuses older than 20 weeks after conservative lawmakers claimed there is “substantial medical evidence” that a fetus can feel…

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Election 2012: Transcript of Missouri Sen. Claire McCaskill’s re-election victory speech

Wednesday, November 7, 2012

Transcript of Democratic Sen. Claire McCaskill’s re-election victory speech in Missouri on Nov. 6, 2012:

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Transcript: Republican candidate Todd Akin’s concession speech after losing the Missouri Senate race

Wednesday, November 7, 2012

Transcript of Republican candidate Todd Akin’s concession speech after losing the Missouri Senate race to Dem. Sen. Claire McCaskill on Nov. 6, 2012:

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Transcript: Remarks by Planned Parenthood President Cecile Richards at the Democratic National Convention

Wednesday, September 5, 2012

Transcript of remarks by Cecile Richards, President of Planned Parenthood Federation of America, at the Democratic National Convention on Wednesday, September 5, 2012: Good evening. On behalf of…

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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 nix military’s alternative fuel program in FY 2013 NDAA

Tuesday, May 29, 2012
SOURCE: U.S. Air Force / Samuel King Jr.

The House-approved National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2013 contained two little-noticed provisions that would eliminate funding for and prohibit the military from purchasing alternative fuel. 

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