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Roundup: Michael Steele Finds Room in His Tent for Pro-Choice Republicans

Michael Steele finds room in his tent for pro-choice Republicans, but others don’t want to share their campsite; Mike Huckabee remains coy about his intentions for the next Presidential campaign, but he nonetheless played the politician/campaigner at the “Values Voter Summit” this past weekend in Washington, DC. And South Dakota receives a grant for facilitating adoption of children in foster care.

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Values Voters Summit Promotes ‘New Masculinity’ of Ignorance and Fury

The Family Research Council wants you to be manly. So the Values Voter Summit, the annual confab of ultra-conservative political and religious leaders, tried to be hip with a fundamentalist-inspired reenactment of “Mad Men.”

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Conservatives Lean on Abortion to Distract from Health Care Crisis

Since “Save America’s Insurance Companies” is hardly a winning rallying cry, conservative groups are calling on their reliable foe/political friend, abortion.

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VIDEO: You’ll Be “Forced to Pay for Abortions” says Anti-Choice Healthcare Attack Ad

The Family Research Council has released an ad attacking health care reform, specifically the mythical assumption that proposed health care reform would force Americans into an insurance policy that covers abortion care.

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Sexual Health Ignorance Comes From Above

How long is sex education going to be marginalized, hindered, or just ignored?

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The Blood on Tony Perkins’s Hands

With such a lurid attack on Sebelius, Perkins had better be ready to explain his own complicity in AIDS deaths, not just in Africa but all over the world.

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Who Wants Family Planning Assistance – Politicians, Or Families?

Who wants family planning resources, politicians or low-income American women? Tony Perkins claims that it’s the former.

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“Impatient Liberals and Abortion Moguls:” FRC Weighs in on HHS Rule and Lawsuits

The Family Research Council predictably hails HHS rule and ridicules  lawsuits seeking an injunction.

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Change is NOT Coming to the Pro-Life Movement: Worn Out Rhetoric Greets Obama Appointments

Calendars everywhere read 2009, but in the “pro-life” movement it seems they are stuck in 2004.

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How to Push Abortion Out of Women’s Reach in Four Days or Less

Family Research Council members convinced a New Jersey hotel to stop offering discounted room rates to women coming to the state seeking abortion care. Is cutting off assistance for lodging and travel for women seeking abortion care the best way to help or simply a low-blow to women in vulnerable circumstances?

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