pro-choice

GOP Congressman Who Pressured Mistress To Have An Abortion Votes To Restrict Them For Others

GOP Congressman Who Pressured Mistress To Have An Abortion Votes To Restrict Them For Others

Tennessee Tea Party Congressman Scott DesJarlais is against abortion unless he wants a woman he has gotten pregnant to have one.                           DesJarlais, a doctor who slept with his patients, supported his ex-wife’s decision to get two abortions, yet he was among those […]

Tennessee GOPer Opposes Abortion Bill Exemptions Because Rape Is ‘Not Verifiable’

Tennessee GOPer Opposes Abortion Bill Exemptions Because Rape Is ‘Not Verifiable’

Tennessee state Rep. Sheila Butt (R) on Tuesday moved to table an amendment that would have exempted victims of rape and incest from new restrictions on access to abortion because she said that their claims were “not verifiable.” While debating a bill that would require women to wait 48 hours and get counseling before having […]

Republican Lawmaker: Brutal Attack On Pregnant Woman Is God’s Punishment For Abortion

Republican Lawmaker: Brutal Attack On Pregnant Woman Is God’s Punishment For Abortion

A Colorado Republican weighed in on the brutal attack of a pregnant woman in which a stranger stabbed her in the stomach and cut her baby out of her womb.                   Republican state legislator Gordon Klingenschmitt is attributing the attack to God’s curse upon America for the […]

Texas Republicans Mansplain They Are A ‘Former Fetus’ With Signs On Their Doors

Texas Republicans Mansplain They Are A ‘Former Fetus’ With Signs On Their Doors

Signs are now on the doors of  some state lawmakers’ offices in Texas explaining that they are a ‘FORMER FETUS’ (Republican caps, theirs) because without the sign we’d never know. The Texas Tribune reports: One of the signs appeared Wednesday morning on the wall outside Rep. Jonathan Stickland’s office. It identifies the Bedford Republican as a […]

West Virginia Republican On Constitutionality Of Anti-Abortion Bill: ‘I Don’t Care’

West Virginia Republican On Constitutionality Of Anti-Abortion Bill: ‘I Don’t Care’

West Virginia . Saira Blair (R) admitted Wednesday that legislation that would ban abortions after 20 weeks “isn’t about a woman’s body.” “It’s about the child she is carrying,” Blair said, according to Whitney Burdette of the Charleston Daily Mail. Blair is an 18-year-old delegate. The bill, HB 2568 gives no exemptions for rape or […]

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