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New Hampshire Legislator Calls Anti-Choice Republicans “Swindlers”

They said they were running to fix the economy, but once they were elected they went straight to social issues.

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Wisconsin Reps Introduce “Partial Birth” Abortion Ban

Much like Michigan, Wisconsin is now trying to ban a procedure that both doesn’t exist and already has a national ban to boot.

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Michigan Signs “Partial Birth Abortion” Ban Into Law

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The governor signed the new bill on Tuesday, despite the fact that it is banning something already considered illegal.

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Switching Sides: Arlen Spector Says Republicans Have Moved Too Far To The Right

Calling out the Republican party for their overly conservative leanings, Senator Arlen Spector of Pennsylvania decides to become a Democrat.

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In Arkansas, Bill Banning Abortion Procedures Is No Fantasy

Arkansas bans “partial birth” abortion, and pregnant women and their physicians are left to guess which safe surgical abortion techniques HB 1113 bans.

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New Law Legalizes Abortion in Australia

Last month, new legislation in Australia’s southeastern State of Victoria decriminalized abortion up to 24 weeks. The legislation presents a good model that should be replicated not only in other Australian states but globally.

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A Very Anti-Choice Halloween: Scary Robocalls and “Just Stupid” Mailers

It’s a very scary Halloween for anti-choice organizations! A scare-tactic robocall from the anti-contraception, anti-choice National Pro-Life Alliance and a mailer that falls into the “most absurd mailers of all time” category.

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Roundup: Judges Hear Virgina Abortion Law Case

Fourth U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals hears Virginia late-term abortion law twice deemed unconstitutional; Catholics chastise Fordham University for giving award to Justice Stephen Breyer; Prenatal testing and abortion; Anti-contraception candidate for House in Virginia.

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Roundup: Abortion Rises Again as Election Issue

Obama seeks middle ground on abortion; McCain slammed for ‘sarcastic air quotes'; Abortion restrictions on the ballot in Colorado, South Dakota and California; Broad support for reproductive health bill in Phillipines; UN says more focus on women needed in fight against HIV; ‘HIV positive’ Muppet educates kids on the disease in South Africa.

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VIDEO: Cecile Richards on Hardball Promoting Education, Prevention, Pro-Choice Values

Hardball’s Chris Matthews hosted Cecile Richards and Barbara Comstock for a debate between education, prevention and pro-choice values vs. the same old divisive politics of personal destruction from the far-right.

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