New Study Helps Explain Why Hobby Lobby Supporters Are So Fiercely Opposed To Birth Control

The thinking here seems to reek of the old Reagan era christian fundamentalists’ attitudes… Think Progress Throughout the ongoing debate over Obamacare’s contraceptive coverage requirement, a common theme has emerged among many of Hobby Lobby’s supporters: the idea that ensuring access to affordable birth control is harmful to society because it leads to promiscuity and infidelity. Several right-wing groups filed… More New Study Helps Explain Why Hobby Lobby Supporters Are So Fiercely Opposed To Birth Control

Paul Ryan Wants To Use Debt Ceiling To Deny Women Access To Birth Control

Someone tell me if I’m wrong in saying that the GOP tactics regarding the debt ceiling and a passing a clean continuing resolution are tantamount to terrorism… Think Progress Since negotiations to avert a national default on the debt have shifted from the House to the Senate, Republicans in the lower chamber are still hoping to… More Paul Ryan Wants To Use Debt Ceiling To Deny Women Access To Birth Control

Ann Romney Refuses To Answer Questions About Birth Control

I’m not certain I can stand much more of the Romneys obfuscation on the real issues in addition to the economy. What thirty some odd states with Republican Governors have done to dictate to women about their reproductive rights is incredible.   The only thing I can attribute to Mrs. Romney’s hesitance to answer the… More Ann Romney Refuses To Answer Questions About Birth Control

Arizona Gov. Jan Brewer Signs Legislation Permitting Employers to Interrogate Female Employees About Contraception Use

The Raw Story By ABL A month or so ago, I wrote about a bill in Arizona (HB 2625) that would permit employers to opt-out of the so-called birth control mandate and interrogate their female employees about their sexual practices, all in the name of “religious freedom”: You see, if a female employee seeks a medical prescription… More Arizona Gov. Jan Brewer Signs Legislation Permitting Employers to Interrogate Female Employees About Contraception Use

Jon Stewart Criticizes Fox News For Limbaugh Double Standard (VIDEO)

The Huffington Post As the controversy over Rush Limbaugh’s inflammatory comments about Sandra Flukecontinues, Fox News is finding itself in somewhat of a dilemma, as Jon Stewart pointed out on Tuesday night’s “Daily Show.” The conservative news network had the choice of either defending or condemning Limbaugh, who many in the GOP vocally support, but instead… More Jon Stewart Criticizes Fox News For Limbaugh Double Standard (VIDEO)

Friday Blog Round Up

Rick Santorum spews more health care crazy talk Does Obama deserve blame for high gas prices? See Pro-Romney Super PAC Ads GOP Rhetoric Hurting Party Among Latinos Democrats Are Warming to Obama Connection Ad War Update: The Obama Narrative Michele Bachmann warns of Obama birth control policy leading to ‘health care dictator’ Deep South primaries… More Friday Blog Round Up

Pam Geller – Queen Of Wingnuts

There are no words to describe Pamela Geller, except to say that she, Limbaugh, Ann Coulter and a few other wing nuts say the most outrageous things, because they want to draw attention to themselves and ultimately, sell lots of books…. Mario Piperni Crazy lady, Pamela Geller, defends Limbaugh. A 30-year-old poses as a 23-year-old, chooses a Catholic University… More Pam Geller – Queen Of Wingnuts

Most of Obama’s “Controversial” Birth Control Rule Was Law During Bush Years

Tell me again what’s wrong with this administration requiring most employers to cover birth control which the Bush administration also required without the hysterics from those on the Right? In fact some twenty-six states have also implemented the law. So what is the big deal here? Kick! Making Politics Fun says: BTW, did you know… More Most of Obama’s “Controversial” Birth Control Rule Was Law During Bush Years

Romney: I Support Birth Control Because It ‘Prevents Conception’

Undoubtedly this is going to be an albatross around Mitt Romney’s neck. The Evangelical faction of the GOP will not look kindly upon his statement.  There are efforts underway now by the Evangelicals to ban birth control completely.  Rick Santorum is the person out front in this effort. Mitt Romney will do one of two… More Romney: I Support Birth Control Because It ‘Prevents Conception’