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Five Days Before Caucus Night and…

Five days before caucus night and Obama criticizes his opponents continued use of PACs for fund raising and McCain introduced Iowans to the leader of the anti-abortion coalition, Faith for McCain.

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Seven Days Before Caucus Night and …

The second in the series of Lynda Waddington’s daily reports from Iowa during the run-up to the caucuses on January 3rd.

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Real Time: The Opposition’s Fangs Are Showing

The more rabid elements of the far-right once again show their true nature, distorting facts for political gain and personal destruction.

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Republican Debate: Not Just Anti-Choice Rhetoric

Republican presidential contenders debate support for state-legalized abortion, a thinly-veiled opposition to contraception and the sanctity of gay marriage.

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Is Morality the New Religion for Giuliani and Edwards?

Both Giuliani and Edwards listen to, but don’t always profess to obey, religious imperatives.

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Despite Advances, Childbirth Isn’t Risk-Free

Childbirth is more dangerous than most Americans realize, but maternal health isn’t an issue in the 2008 election.

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Clinton Leaves Nothing to Chance

Her recent statements suggest that Senator Clinton has a comprehensive understanding of family planning and reproductive health needs.

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Brownback’s Phone-y Apologies to Romney, Tancredo, and Clinton Go Back to 1996

Gov. Mitt Romney and Rep. Tom Tancredo are locked in an apology war with Sen. Sam Brownback, a candidate who specializes in acting first and seeking forgiveness later. Sen. Fred Thompson even has a cameo in this series.

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I Smell Hypocrisy and It Smells like a Loser for 2008

The press is missing an important story: most of the same presidential candidates who want to make abortion illegal are also refusing to support prevention programs that make abortions less necessary.

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Women For Richardson: The Man With The Plan

Senior Advisor for Women’s Issues to the Bill Richardson campaign, Dr. Martha Burk, tells us how Richardson’s advocacy on behalf of women goes far beyond what we’ve come to expect from other candidates.

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