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ELECTION 2012: Women Told the Nation, Loud and Clear, This Election was About the Economy and Jobs

Photo: Reuters via Politico.

Women have spoken. And they told the nation, loud and clear, that this election was about the economy and jobs. For women, topics like birth control and equal pay are absolutely economic issues for women. I’ve heard some say we voted with our “ladyparts,” which we certainly care about, but it was bigger than that.

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SBA List Spends Money in Missouri, But Not on Akin

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The group offered moral support to the senate candidate, but seems to be spending their ad dollars elsewhere.

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Women’s Issues Remain the Focus As Thousands Rally In Denver

Photo via Monica

With 4000 tickets handed out and a packed auditorium, the mix of women, men and children eagerly waited to hear the president’s plan to protect women’s rights.

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One Poll Indicates Obama’s Approval Down In Wisconsin Post-Recall

For the first time ever, at least according to one poll, Romney is now leading Obama in Wisconsin.  What happened?

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A Plan To Get Americans Back To Work — Except For All Those Women

As Mitt Romney describes his plans for his administration, public workers — of whom women make up a large majority in many sectors — learn they will be left to fend for themselves.

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What’s At Stake in the Court’s Affordable Care Act Decision

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With a new law on the books that says customers cannot be turned down for insurance coverage regardless of pre-existing conditions, the 2012 election could determine the fate of millions of Americans with illnesses and disabilities.

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Texas Governor Rick Perry Uses “National Day Of Prayer” To Attack President On Abortion

Source: The Texas Observer

While Perry prays for the president, who will pray for all of the poor and uninsured losing access to health care?

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STOKING FIRE: Randall Terry’s Campaign Platform

Randall Terry is running for president specifically against Barack Obama. Not surprisingly, making abortion illegal is the pivot around which Terry’s candidacy spins.

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The “Protect Life Act:” Will There Be a Price to Be Paid?

To me, the most interesting question posed by the brazen contempt for women contained in H.R.358, is whether the antiabortion movement has finally gone too far.

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For the Culture Wars, a Hail Mary

The Notre Dame commencement address “scandal” is little more than manufactured controversy, a predictable product of the Republican coalition’s current sorry state of affairs.

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