abortion

Idaho Republican Senator Suggests The Death Penalty For Women Who Get Abortions

Idaho Republican Senator Suggests The Death Penalty For Women Who Get Abortions

This Republican is all cool with killing women because he values life so much….or something. On Tuesday, the Associated Press reported that a Republican candidate for Idaho’s lieutenant governor said that women who have abortions should face punishment, including the death penalty. At a candidate forum hosted by conservative Christian podcast CrossPolitic on Monday in […]

Trump Administration Tried To “Reverse” Abortion For Undocumented Teen

Trump Administration Tried To “Reverse” Abortion For Undocumented Teen

The courts ordered the Trump administration to allow an undocumented teen to get an abortion. Then officials discussed using a controversial and scientifically unproven method to “reverse” her abortion. On Wednesday, VICE News reported that a Trump administration official in charge of the Office of Refugee Resettlement discussed defying the courts and trying a controversial […]

Democrats Block 20-Week Abortion Ban

Democrats Block 20-Week Abortion Ban

Anti-abortion groups considered this 20-week ban a top priority for Congress this year. But, on Monday, the Democrats blocked the bill that would’ve banned most abortions after 20 weeks. The bill that was written by Lindsey Graham was not able to get the 60 votes needed to end a filibuster and proceed to a vote. […]

Ohio Just Passed A New Law Banning Abortion For Fetuses Diagnosed With Down Syndrome

Ohio Just Passed A New Law Banning Abortion For Fetuses Diagnosed With Down Syndrome

Ohio Governor John Kasich just signed a bill making it a felony if a doctor performs an abortion on a fetus that has been diagnosed with Down Syndrome. On Friday Ohio Governor John Kasich signed into law a new ban on abortion. The new law says that any doctor who performs an abortion after a […]

Pro-Life GOP Congressman Asked Mistress To Have An Abortion

Pro-Life GOP Congressman Asked Mistress To Have An Abortion

Family values Republicans want to outlaw abortion….except in the cases where they accidentally knock up their mistresses, that is. Congressman Tim Murphy (R-PA) is one of the most pro-life Republicans in the House. He’s also a huge hypocrite. The Pittsburgh Post-Gazette reported on Tuesday that Murphy asked a woman with whom he was having an […]

If You’re A Woman Who Uses Birth Control You May No Longer Be Welcome In Missouri

If You’re A Woman Who Uses Birth Control You May No Longer Be Welcome In Missouri

If Republicans get their way in Missouri, landlords and employers will be able to legally discriminate against women who’ve had abortions or use birth control. Yes, really. Missouri Senate Republicans are working on passing a bill that could be devastating for women. Senate Bill 5 would allow employers and landlords to discriminate against women based […]

Trump Overturns Obama Rule And Gives States The Power To Defund Planned Parenthood

Trump Overturns Obama Rule And Gives States The Power To Defund Planned Parenthood

Donald Trump just signed a resolution overturning an Obama rule protecting women’s health care. States will now have the power to withhold Title X family planning funds from Planned Parenthood and other abortion providers. Republicans have been beating the “defund Planned Parenthood” drum for a long time now. I honestly don’t think that most of them […]

Indiana Proposes Bill For Total Ban On Abortion

Indiana Proposes Bill For Total Ban On Abortion

A Republican Indiana lawmaker is already getting the wheels in motion to ban and criminalize abortion. On Wednesday Republican Indiana State Representative Curt Nisly said that he will be filing what he is calling “Protection at Conception” legislation when the General Assembly goes back into session in January. Under this new legislation, all abortions would […]

Trump Now Says Women Will ‘Have To Go To Another State’ If They Want An Abortion -VIDEO

Trump Now Says Women Will ‘Have To Go To Another State’ If They Want An Abortion -VIDEO

Several times throughout his presidential campaign, Trump expressed his desire to place anti-abortion judges on the Supreme Court in hopes of overturning Roe v. Wade. And now that he’s won the election he’s standing by that mission. With all of the outrageous things Trump has said for the past year and a half it’s difficult […]

If You Are A Progressive, Here’s Why You Should Vote For Hillary

If You Are A Progressive, Here’s Why You Should Vote For Hillary

It’s easy to point out that Donald Trump is dangerous and ill-equipped to be President. But the truth is, for many Progressives, there need to be more concrete reasons to vote FOR Hillary. Well, it turns out there are several…. Unfortunately this election has been primarily about personalities and gaffes rather than substance and policy. […]