Bernie Sanders engaged the conservative moral compass in the belly of the Conservative manufacturing machine, Liberty University.
Ben Carson like most Republicans running displays a complete disregard for the life of others even as he wraps himself in the life moniker.
Texas gets reprieve on Texas abortion law Texas women are getting a much needed reprieve. The Supreme Court voted 5-4 Monday to stay the order that would ultimately close most abortion clinics in Texas. This would have forced women to drive hundreds of miles to the nearest clinics in one of Texas’ big cities. The […]
Wendy Davis called out Greg Abbott for his out-of-touch position on abortion – proposing to make it illegal even in cases of rape and incest.
Ordained Minister Charlotte Coyle It is that season here in Texas. Texas is gearing up for the midterm elections. Thousands of delegates, friends, and politicians from all over Texas have descended on Dallas for the Texas Democratic Convention. There is an excitement in the air that has been missing from Texas Democratic Politics for some […]
A law that infringes on women’s freedom, health, and independence goes into effect today in the state of Michigan. This is not hyperbole. Here is the background as reported by FindLaw. Michigan lawmakers passed a controversial bill on Wednesday that will ban insurance plans in the state from covering abortion unless the woman’s life is […]
Professor and previous State Representative Candidate for Texas District 127 Cody Pogue wrote a prescient blog post on the effect draconian abortion laws are having in Texas. He makes a most salient assessment that is believed by many. Texas is making a big mistake and, if we do not change course on this issue, the […]
The Stay of the Texas Abortion Law, House Bill 2, was overturned. The court that overturned it is one of the most conservative courts in the country. The victory Texas women had over the new Texas abortion law was short lived. A few days ago Judge Lee Yeakel ruled that the provision that required doctors […]
House Bill 2 Provisions Unconstitutional The Texas Tribune is reporting that U.S. District Judge Lee Yeakel has blocked implementation of 2 provisions in House Bill 2. Judge Lee Yeakel ruled that the provision requiring doctors performing an abortion to have admitting privileges in Hospitals within 30 miles would “places a substantial obstacle in the path […]
The hypocrisy of Right Wing Republicans. Listen to Governor Rick Perry’s wife. Anita Perry, wife of Texas Gov. Rick Perry (R), declared Saturday that abortion “could be a women’s right.” . What Obamacare Means for You. Defiant House delays Obamacare; government shutdown looms. Washington (CNN) — In a move that makes a government shutdown very […]