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Idaho Republican House Panel Votes To Oppose Contraception, Senate Panel Votes To Support Anti-Abortion Bill

Idaho Republican House Panel Votes To Oppose Contraception, Senate Panel Votes To Support Anti-Abortion Bill

Idaho Republicans are joining the war against women. A House panel has voted to oppose President Obama’s contraception coverage mandate and a Senate panel has voted in support of a bill that will force women to get an ultrasound before they can get an abortion.

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An Obvious Outlier – The Nine Point Presidential Approval Drop That Probably Isn’t

An Obvious Outlier – The Nine Point Presidential Approval Drop That Probably Isn’t

My gut reaction to the CBS/NYTimes poll showing a 9 point drop for President Obama in one month was that it was clearly a flawed poll or otherwise an anomaly.

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Rush The Man Child Blames It On The Black Guy And Offers Proof Of His Love Of Women

Rush The Man Child Blames It On The Black Guy And Offers Proof Of His Love Of Women

Rush Limbaugh is an ass. I doubt many people would argue that premise. Rush Limbaugh has been an ass for at least as long as there’s been a public figure named ‘Rush Limbaugh.’

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Kentucky Republicans Kill Anti-Bullying Bill That Prevents Discrimination Against LGBT Students, African Americans, And Others

Kentucky Republicans Kill Anti-Bullying Bill That Prevents Discrimination Against LGBT Students, African Americans, And Others

Apparently, Republicans in Kentucky want to allow the bullying of everyone who isn’t a perfect white Christian straight guy in school. At least that’s what their killing of a strong anti-bullying bill tells me.

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Republicans Don’t Really Hate Women: They Just Speak & Behave Like They Do (VIDEO)

Republicans Don’t Really Hate Women: They Just Speak & Behave Like They Do (VIDEO)

Time and again over the past week, Limbaugh has suggested that he and other Republicans have no issues with women and that the whole ‘war against women’ scenario that liberals are screaming about is an intentional mis-characterization of him and other Republicans for political purposes.

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Social Media And Politics

Social Media And Politics

My 30 year high school reunion was in 2009. A bunch of us attended. We also pledged to keep in touch on Facebook. Now, three years later, it saddens me that I was not able to fulfill that role. Why? Because of politics.

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You Can’t Cash In Your Faith For A Vote

You Can’t Cash In Your Faith For A Vote

At this point, all of Mitt’s horses and all of Mitt’s men are having a ton of trouble trying to put his ability to sell one-track minded conservatives from Dixie a Mormon Humpty Dumpty back together again!

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The Doonesbury Comic Strip Republicans Don’t Want You To See: The Wednesday Edition

The Doonesbury Comic Strip Republicans Don’t Want You To See: The Wednesday Edition

It’s definitely the most talked about comic strip at the moment. Garry Trudeau’s Doonesbury abortion segment has generated a lot of discussion because of it’s controversial yet accurate portrayal of Republican attempts to fit small government into the uteruses of women everywhere.

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Rick Santorum: Be Afraid, Be Very Afraid.

Rick Santorum: Be Afraid, Be Very Afraid.

Rick Santorum is many things, but nuts isn’t one of them.

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Presidential Candidates On Marijuana

Presidential Candidates On Marijuana

The relevant three Presidential candidates’ (Romney, Santorum and Obama) view on marijuana is not necessarily aligned with their fellow countryman.

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Wisconsin Activists Convicted Of Misdemeanors For Peaceful Sit-In

Wisconsin Activists Convicted Of Misdemeanors For Peaceful Sit-In

The district attorney said that he charged us six because we were the only people who had to be carried or who refused to stand up. Despite the fact that we were arrested for Unlawful Assembly, all six of us were charged with Resisting or Obstructing an Officer, a Class A Misdemeanor.

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Wisconsin GOP To Battered Women: Don’t Get Divorced

Wisconsin GOP To Battered Women: Don’t Get Divorced

If you are a woman regularly being beaten by your husband, you are a bad mother if you seek a divorce.

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Romney On Planned Parenthood: ‘We’ll Get Rid Of That’ (VIDEO)

Romney On Planned Parenthood: ‘We’ll Get Rid Of That’ (VIDEO)

Despite the fact that Romney once sought Planned Parenthood of Massachusetts’ endorsement during his campaign for governor, Romney is now officially jumping on the blind hatred of Planned Parenthood bandwagon.

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Chris Christie Refuses To Apologize To Navy SEAL He Insulted, Calls Him A Jerk

Chris Christie Refuses To Apologize To Navy SEAL He Insulted, Calls Him A Jerk

On Monday, after being given the opportunity to apologize for his childish behavior, Christie not only refused, he doubled down on his attack on former SEAL Bill Brown and called him a ‘jerk.’

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Bill Maher Exposes The Real Southern Conservatives. They Would Rather Die Hungry (VIDEO)

Bill Maher Exposes The Real Southern Conservatives. They Would Rather Die Hungry (VIDEO)

The video you are about to see will spin you around and land you flat on your ass. It is from Bill Maher’s most recent show, aired on Friday March 2012. I was amazed to see the real ‘down south’ that has been well hidden from most of us

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The Doonesbury Comic Strip Republicans Don’t Want You To See: The Tuesday Edition

The Doonesbury Comic Strip Republicans Don’t Want You To See: The Tuesday Edition

On Monday, newspapers across the country ran the first part of the Doonesbury comic strip segment (as seen above) about a woman’s trip to an abortion clinic. But not everyone got to see it. Addictinginfo brought you Monday’s comic strip, and because the article was so popular, we’ve decided to bring you each day of the Doonesbury abortion comic strip this week.

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Congressman Turned Defense Lobbyist’s Dinner Ends In Former Constituents Being Told, ‘Suicide Helps’

Congressman Turned Defense Lobbyist’s Dinner Ends In Former Constituents Being Told, ‘Suicide Helps’

Amanda Thompson of Wichita, KS, thought she was just out for a birthday celebration with some friends. Unfortunately, for the group, the late winter evening ended with an all too candid moment with ultra-conservative former Congressman, Todd Tiahrt and friends.

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Oily Politicians Need The Drilling

Oily Politicians Need The Drilling

It seems that Obama’s energy policy is not that far from what George Bush spoke about when he promoted the Advanced Energy Initiative in 2005. The problem is that this kind of thinking solves problems that the GOP doesn’t want solved — at least not by Obama.

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Fired For Using Birth Control? It Could Be Possible In Arizona

Fired For Using Birth Control? It Could Be Possible In Arizona

A proposed law in Arizona could give employers the right to fire women who use birth control. The bill, which sailed right through the state’s Senate Judiciary Committee, grants employers the right to ask for proof that contraceptives are being taken for non-contraceptive reasons.

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Rick Santorum Says Visiting Hometown Of Rush Limbaugh Is Like Visiting Mecca

Rick Santorum Says Visiting Hometown Of Rush Limbaugh Is Like Visiting Mecca

Standing in front of about 100 people in a hangar at the Cape Girardeau Regional Airport in Limbaugh’s hometown, Santorum made a play to suck up to the de facto leader of the Republican Party by comparing the visit to visiting Mecca.

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