2012 Election: Progressive Policies Win, Conservatism And Tea Party Rejected


VIDEO – The 2012 election resulted in sweeping gains for the Democratic Party and a rejection of Republican policies.  President Barack Obama was re-elected, Democrats expanded their majority in the Senate, and shrunk the GOP majority in the House.  Referendums regarding  same-sex marriage won in three states, while a state constitutional ban on same-sex marriage […]

Romney Reaffirms Endorsement Of Mourdock After His Rape Pregnancy Comments


VIDEO – Mitt Romney confirmed his support for Tea Party Senate candidate Richard Mourdock from Indiana, even after the outrage about Mourdock’s comments on abortion.  Mourdock said abortion should be banned, even for women impregnated by rape because a pregnancy from rape “is what God intended to happen”. Mitt Romney is standing by the Tea […]

GOP’s Mourdock: Insurance Should Not Cover Birth Control At All


VIDEO – Indiana Republican Senate candidate Richard Mourdock, of “rape pregnancy is a gift from God” fame, also believes that insurance companies should not cover birth control at all. Months before Richard Mourdock made his infamous statement that when a woman is impregnated by a rapist that “it is something God intended to happen”, the […]

GOP Senate Candidate: Pregnancy From Rape “A Gift From God” – Endorsed By Romney


VIDEO – Indiana Republican Senate candidate Richard Mourdock said during a debate that he is against a woman’s right to an abortion in cases of rape.  He said when a woman is impregnated by a rape that “God intended it to happen”.  Mitt Romney has endorsed Tea Party candidate Richard Mourdock. Another Republican candidate for […]

Romney Says He Would “Be Delighted” To Outlaw Abortion In U.S.


VIDEO – Mitt Romney was asked if, as president, he would sign a bill that completely banned abortion in the United States under all circumstances.  Romney replied that he would “be delighted” to sign such a bill into law. Mitt Romney has given many conflicting statements about his stance on abortion during the past six […]

Official Republican Party Platform: No Abortions For Rape Victims


VIDEO – The Republican Party declares in their official platform that they are against abortion in all cases – even for victims of rape and incest.   The GOP platform committee chairman, Governor Bob McDonnell of Virginia, supported a state law requiring all women seeking an abortion to submit to an ultrasound examination using a vaginal probe.  […]

Paul Ryan Flip-Flops On Rape Views; Romney Agrees With ‘Forcible Rape’ Doctor


VIDEO – Paul Ryan’s position on abortion is the same as Todd Akin’s: outlaw abortion for rape and incest victims.  The two Congressmen co-sponsored a bill that would redefine rape in order to prohibit abortions for rape victims.  But in an interview, Ryan pretended he does not share Akin’s views and refused to address the […]

Republican Todd Akin Vows To Stay In Senate Race, GOP Embarrassed He Exposed Their Views Of Women


VIDEO – Six-term Congressman Todd Akin (R-MO), is staying in the race for Senate against Senator Claire McCaskill (D-MO).  GOP party leadership and right-wing heavyweights begged Akin to drop out of the race after he exposed the Republican party’s extreme views on women’s rights in a recent interview saying a “legitimate rape” could not cause […]

Republicans Have Tried To Deny Abortions To Rape Victims For Over 30 Years


VIDEO – GOP Rep. Paul Ryan and Rep. Todd Akin co-sponsored a House bill that seeks to redefine rape in an effort to deny rape victims the right to an abortion.  They follow the longtime Republican tradition of attempting to force rape and incest victims to give birth to their attacker’s babies.  The national Republican […]

GOP Senate Candidate Todd Akin: ‘Legitimate Rape’ Victims Won’t Get Pregnant


VIDEO – Rep. Todd Akin (Missouri), a Republican Senate Candidate, questioned the ability of a woman to become pregnant from a rape saying “if it’s a legitimate rape, the female body has ways to try to shut that down”.  Last year, Akin joined with Mitt Romney’s vice presidential candidate Rep. Paul Ryan (R-WI) as two […]

Mitt Romney And Paul Ryan Would Deny Abortions To Rape And Incest Victims


VIDEO – Mitt Romney and Paul Ryan are in favor of laws that would force victims of rape and incest to give birth to their attacker’s baby, outlawing abortions even in these cases.  Both Mitt Romney and Paul Ryan support “personhood” laws that would classify a zygote as a person with Constitutional rights.  Paul Ryan […]