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Debate Primer: Be Ready to Debunk Palin’s Answers on Roe

Sarah Palin is trying to sell her extreme position on reproductive health to moderates. Break through the talking points in tonight’s debate with this guide to the facts behind the spin.

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Bush Budget: A Tale of Disappointments and Missed Opportunities

Didn't we just finish an election cycle where voters made it clear they were tired of the Bush White House catering to the far right at every turn? I know that. You know that. Anti-choice lawmakers who lost their jobs to pro-choice newcomers on November 7 know that. But judging by President Bush's budget proposal, released yesterday, apparently he missed the memo from the American public.

For the sixth year in a row, President Bush chose to use his federal budget proposal as yet another opportunity to satisfy his own right-wing base rather than—oh, I don't know—tackle real problems in America like unintended pregnancy.

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