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Peterson: MCCL Just a Partisan Group Now

Minnesota Congressman Collin Peterson. Photo: MPRNews.

Caught on tape, the Minnesota Congressman says what everyone all pretty much knew already.

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Minnesota Citizens Concerned for Life Breaks Up With Anti-Choice Democrat

Democratic Congressman Colin Peterson. Photo: Brett Neely/Minnesota Public Radio.

According to the Minnesota anti-choice group, Peterson’s vote for the Affordable Care Act means he’s no longer eligible for their support.

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Belly Up to the Bar: Pregnancy Tests, Vending Machines, and Access to Contraception

Women’s private and public spheres converged in the bathroom of a bar in Mankato, MN with the recent installation of a pregnancy test vending machine.

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New Poll Suggests Bachmann May Be In Tight Race

Photo: MentorMob.

Could the lightning rod Minnesota conservative really be in danger of losing her seat?

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Senate Candidate Proud to Say He Co-Sponsored Every Bill Proposed By Minnesota Citizens Concerned For Life

Kurt Bills. James Nord/MinnPost Photo.

The longshot candidate makes it clear where he would stand on abortion if elected.

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Reproductive Rights Was Central to Battle Between Dems in Minnesota Eighth District Primary Contest

Chip Cravaak. Derek Montgomery/MPR Photo.

A surprisingly brutal Democratic primary is finished in the Minnesota 8th. Were allegations on abortion a turning point?

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Primary Day (Again): The Best of the Rest of the Winners and Losers

Alan Quist. Think Progress.

Although the Wisconsin senate race was the big draw, there are more winners and losers to look at from yesterday’s primary.

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Gay Marriage Opponents Get Minnesota Secretary of State Ousted From Speaking At Catholic Church

Minnesota Secretary of State Mark Ritchie. Daily Globe/Pioneer Photo/Scott Wente.

It appears that Ritchie’s new ballot title language has some gay marriage opponents looking for retribution.

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The Last Clinic In Mississippi

A lawyer from the Center for Reproductive Rights fills us in on what’s going on with the last clinic in Mississippi. A new HIV prevention drug has limited uses and pregnancy testing in bars is a really bad idea.

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State Legislative Trends in Reproductive Health Law and Policy: Mid-Year 2012 Analysis

In the first half of 2012, states enacted 95 new provisions related to reproductive health and rights. As was the case in 2011, issues related to abortion, family planning funding and sex education once again were significant flashpoints in many legislatures .

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