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Rush Continues to Show His True Colors with Resurrection of “NAGS”

Like any good abuser, Rush is still searching for his excuse.  This time by challenging NOW President Terry O’Neill statement of the obvious in a speech made in New Orleans.

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Doctor Brownback and His Unlicensed “Medical Legislators” Push Through Mega Abortion Restriction Bill

When Representative Lance Kinzer introduced the bill he stated, “This is what I did over my summer vacation.”  He should have gone to Disney World instead, since he appears to be related to Mickey Mouse.

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Santorum Successfully Woos Oklahoma Primary Voters by Signing Radical Petition to Ban Birth Control

While campaigning in Oklahoma, Rick Santorum signed the Personhood petition that is being circulated in that state.  Santorum’s signature is no surprise, as all of the GOP nominees have jumped on that bandwagon.  But, Rick continues to try to have it both ways.

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From “Right to Refuse” to “Right to Obstruct:” Kansas and Nebraska Seek to Dramatically Expand Power Over Patients

Among the literally life-threatening laws being considered in various states are expanded refusal clauses that not only allow various health care workers, including pharmacists, refuse to provide health care or a prescription, but also to refuse to refer to another provider or pharmacist for anything they find “objectionable.”

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Ron Paul Proudly Touts Operation Rescue Endorsement

Operation Rescue leader, Troy Newman, gives an official endorsement to Ron Paul, who may call himself Libertarian, but opposes both freedom and basic health care for women. 

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Kansans for Life Attempting to End Abortion Training In Kansas Med Schools

The possible loss of KU Med School’s accreditation is not an “unintended consequence”…it is very much intended and in the same spirit that the Foxx Amendment was passed in the US House last year.

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A Legislative Showdown Over Abortion in Kansas May Cost KU Med School Its Accreditation, and More

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The most sweeping anti-choice bill in the nation, a 68 page monstrosity currently being considered by the Kansas House Federal and State Affairs Committee, is about to become the center of showdown over the legitimacy of Kansas University Medical School programs.

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Nebraska Legislature Considers Justifiable Homicide of Abortion Doctors

The Nebraska Legislature considers a bill that would give a third party the right to use deadly force to protect a fetus. In other words, the right to kill an abortion provider. 

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Want Insurance Coverage for Contraception? Brownback Tells Women: “Work Somewhere Else”

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The Governor’s flippant comment suggesting these women “work somewhere else” is a verbal strike against women’s right to participate as equals in society and access a full range of preventive healthcare, while their male counterparts retain a full range of preventive care. 

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Medical License of Dr. Tiller’s Colleague Ordered Revoked

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The Operation Rescue dance on Dr. Tiller’s grave continues in Kansas.  This time in the form of a celebratory jig performed in their perceived triumph over an administrative judge’s ruling issuing an order of revocation of the license of Dr. Ann Kristen Neuhaus. 

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