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Roundup: Abortion Once Again Debated At White House Healthcare Summit

Were you glued to your computer monitor yesterday watching the White House’s Healthcare Summit? If not you probably didn’t notice the glaring lack of women legislators invited. And naturally the issue of abortion was one of the many objections raised by Republicans in objection to the president’s bill.

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Tune In Today: The Say What?!?! Contest Winners Live on Video!

What is the worst advice about sex you’ve ever received? Today we livestream the keynote address for the Sex::Tech 2010 conference and introduce you to the Say What?!?! contest winners.

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Bob Marshall Introduced By Man Who Says Haitians Deserved It

Bob Marshall, who continues to dispute he said what he’s been recorded and caught on video tape saying, is digging an ever-deeper hole for himself politically.  Moreover, new video shows that he was introduced at the press conference by a minister who said Pat Roberts was “on target” about the recent earthquake in Haiti being just punishment for a “pact with the devil.”

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Planned Parenthood Has A Widget For You

Interested in figuring out the right birth control method for you? Wondering if you should be tested for an STI? Need to know where the closest Planned Parenthood clinic is located? Planned Parenthood now has three widgets that can be added to a blog or webpage.

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Roundup: Everyone Deserves Safe Medical Care

The sad case in Philadelphia shows the lengths women will go to get an abortion and why outlawing it will only make it more dangerous.

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Does Bob Marshall Still Think Birth Defects Are Natural Consequences?

Trying to “fix” his comments that abortion leads to birth defects by justifying them with faulty “evidence,” Virginia Delegate Bob Marshall is digging an ever-larger political hole.

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UPDATED: Virginia Delegate: Handicapped Children Are God’s Punishment to Women

Virginia Delegate Bob Marshall, trying to end all state funding of Planned Parenthood, offers a Biblical explanation for why children are born handicapped: God is punishing women for their sins.

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Bill In Florida House Outlaws Abortion, Direct Challenge to Roe

A bill has been filed in the Florida House that would ban all abortions with the sole exemption to save the life of the mother, a direct constitutional challenge to Roe vs. Wade.

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Utah Bill Criminalizes Miscarriage

A bill passed this week by the Utah State Legislature and awaiting the governor’s signature, will criminalize miscarriages and abortions under certain circumstances and send women to jail.

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Roundup: The Slippery Slope of Abortion Coverage In Insurance

Kansas lawmakers are starting to use the same language about tax dollars to apply to private health insurance coverage of abortion services.

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