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Anti-Choice Senate Candidate Ken Buck on Having Cancer: ‘I Wanted To Be in Control of … My Body’

Ken Buck

On Denver radio, Buck, the leading Republican candidate in the U.S. Senate race in Colorado, compared the “feeling” he had of wanting to be in control of his body during his bout with cancer with the desire of women to make a decision about whether to have an abortion. The difference, he said, is the “life of the unborn child.”

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What a Colorado Senate Candidate’s Conscience Would Do to Women

Ken Buck

A U.S. Senate candidate in Colorado says abortion issues don’t matter to voters, even though it’s widely agreed that he lost his last Senate bid precisely due to his extreme anti-choice position.

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Colorado House Passes “Personhood” Bill Despite Widespread Public Opposition

Gals, in the eyes of Colorado Assistant House Majority Leader Mark Waller, when it comes to fertilized eggs as people, women are toast. His comment on the bill he just passed through the House? “The goal of this bill is not to protect women. The goal of this bill is to protect unborn children.”  Ya know, Mark… we kinda got that message.

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Weekly Pulse: What Do GOP Gains Mean for Health Care? Abortion Rights?

As a group, the eight ultra-radical, anti-choice Republican Senate candidates had mixed results last night. Three wins, two sure losses, and three likely losses that haven’t been definitively called.

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Weekly Pulse: What Do GOP Gains Mean for Health Care? Abortion Rights?

As a group, the eight ultra-radical, anti-choice Republican Senate candidates had mixed results last night. Three wins, two sure losses, and three likely losses that haven’t been definitively called.

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Mainstreaming Extremism: More GOP Candidates More Extreme than Ever

The 2010 crop of GOP candidates is a group with more extreme stances on reproductive rights issues than we’ve seen in a long time.

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Ken Buck: “I Don’t Believe in the Separation of Church and State”

A video unearthed by ThinkProgress finds Ken Buck telling a a room full of GOP supporters that he “does not believe int he separation of church and state,” because it is not in the Constitution. Oh, and his religious beliefs apparently don’t proscribe lying.

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Election 2010: Women’s Groups Give Buck the Boot With Their Heels On

(VIDEO) Ken Buck put his proverbial low-heeled cowboy boot right into his mouth and now women’s groups are focused on just how anti-woman his politics are.

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(VIDEO) Anti-Choice-Tea Party Video on Amendment 62 Full of Lies, Distortions and Grotesquery

I am long past the point of hoping for some semblance of truth from the anti-woman, anti-life, anti-choice movement.  Still, the length to which they use blatant lies and distortions–and the failure of most media outlets to call them on it–remains breathtaking.

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Roundup: Colorado – Personhood, Buck and Lots of Ads

The senate race in Colorado is heating up, and Ken Buck gets assistance from a ballot measure and a lot of money. But that might not be enough to secure a victory.

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