Hyde Amendment

Paul Ryan Lies About Tax Dollars Paying For Abortion At Planned Parenthood

Paul Ryan Lies About Tax Dollars Paying For Abortion At Planned Parenthood

During this Thursday's town hall, while telling an audience member that community health centers are supposedly an adequate replacement for Planned Parenthood, House Speaker Paul Ryan lies about tax dollars paying for abortions and is reminded by Jake Tapper that the Hyde Amendment prevents that from happening.

GOP Attacks Women : Weiner Responds

Thank you Congressman Weiner for calling out these hypocritical Republicans for their so-called conservative views. As Anthony Weiner pointed out here, Republicans are all for less government regulation, unless it means the right to regulate a

The Right's Long Term Plan: "Hyde"ing In Plain Sight

As Mel Brooks sang in The Producers, "If you got it, flaunt it". The radical right wing of the Republican Party (which these days is most of the Republican Party) did that over and over in two hearings on HR #3 and HR #358, which attack

Just How Wide Is The Reach Of HR #3? --- VERY WIDE

I am new to Crooks and Liars. Last Friday when Open Left, where I had blogged previously, sadly closed down, John emailed me that very afternoon to ask me to blog here. My answer was that "I would be thrilled," and so I am. I have had