abortion rights

Santorum: Liberals 'Make It Uncomfortable' To Shower At The YMCA
Former Republican presidential candidate Rick Santorum recently told a group of students that they needed to fight for conservative values in "every aspect of your life" because liberals who support abortion rights even "make it uncomfortable" to shower at the YMCA if you disagree with their views. Read more...
In an epic rant at Monday's hearings on the renewed abortion bill in Texas, an opponent to the bill unloaded on the Senate committee with the truth, even as she was hauled out by state troopers. Read more...
A Republican lawmaker in North Carolina on Tuesday asserted that Medicaid expansion had "absolutely nothing to do with women's health." Read more...
Texas Gov. Rick Perry (R) on Sunday asserted that his personal attack state Sen. Wendy Davis (D) for filibustering an abortion bill even though she had been a teen mother was actually meant to be a "compliment." Read more...
Ohio lawmakers have redefined the terms "pregnancy" and "fetus" to mean something other than the scientific definitions so they can impose a de facto abortion ban on women. Read more...

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A 72-year-old woman who appeared to be doing nothing more than observing Texas Senate proceedings following state Sen. Wendy Davis' (D) <a href="http://www.rawstory.com/rs/2013/06/26/unruly-mob-shouts-abortion-bill-to-death-in-texas/">filibuster of an abortion bill</a> was forcibly arrested and charged with assaulting an officer early Wednesday morning. Read more...
State Senator Wendy Davis is staging a 12-hour talking filibuster to prevent the Texas Senate from voting on a draconian voting rights law. Watch live here. Read more...
Texas State Rep: 'In the emergency room, they have what's called rape kits, where a woman can get cleaned out' Read more...
During an epic legislative battle during a special session to pass a draconian anti-abortion bill, the lead sponsor of the bill claimed rape kits served to prevent pregnancy. Read more...
Republican state senators in Wisconsin on Wednesday silenced Democratic lawmakers while passing a bill requiring women to undergo an ultrasound procedure before being able to receive an abortion. Read more...