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Republican Idaho Lawmaker Wants To Know If Woman Can Swallow Camera For Gynecological Exam

At issue is the ability of doctors to conduct remote examinations. The question Monday from Republican Rep. Vito Barbieri came as the House State Affairs Committee heard nearly three hours of testimony on a bill that would ban doctors from prescribing abortion-inducing medication through telemedicine. Dr. Julie Madsen was testifying in opposition to the bill […]

South Carolina Thomas Corbin continues the Republican tradition of sexist remarks. Corbin’s comments – made at a legislative dinner held in downtown Columbia, S.C. – were reportedly directed at S.C. Senator Katrina Shealy, the only female member of the 46-person State Senate… Corbin – no stranger to making bizarre statements –  is said to have begun […]

How about they just stop talking about rape and childbirth. THV11 reports: A West Virginia lawmaker has apologized for saying that while rape is awful, a child that results from a rape is beautiful. The comment from state Rep. Brian Kurcaba was made Thursday when members of the West Virginia House of Delegates debated a […]

Because a husband may have sex with a sleeping wife and then be charged. … Representative Brian Greene voiced his concerns. He wasn’t sure that having sex with an unconscious person should always count as rape. Green said the sex with an unconscious person seemed like rape to him in a “first date scenario” but […]

It would be nice for Republican politicians to stop talking about female reproductive processes. You can “like” us on Facebook, and you should  Now read this:Meet The Conservative ‘Avengers’ Speaking At CPAC This Week (Feb 26, 2015) Nevada Lawmaker: Cancer Is A Fungus That Can Be Flushed Out Of Your Body (Feb 25, 2015) New […]

GOP Women Are Revolting

There continues to be some glitches in obvious anagram Reince Priebus’ epic rebranding of The Confederacy, er, GOP: Several Republican congresswomen are reportedly splitting from their party on a national abortion bill that’s scheduled for a vote in the House next week, raising concerns that the legislation is too extreme and will alienate female voters. […]

There are some people who don’t need to be suggesting things, because everything they suggest is just straight up wrong. There is absolutely nothing correct about anything they say, and the only time they’re right is when they get hit with “Stopped Clock” syndrome – and that stopped clock is on military time. Conservative icon […]

Missouri State Rep. Rick Brattin is defending his bill that would require a woman to get permission from the man who got her pregnant before she could get an abortion. “It’s not a woman’s body with an abortion. It’s a child’s body.” Brattin told KHSB-TV. “It’s a child’s life that’s taken. The woman’s life is […]

Anti-choicers see an opportunity to push their agenda with a big majority in the House and a Republican Senate. The Wall Street Journal reports: “At the top of the agenda: legislation that would ban abortions at 20 weeks of pregnancy or later, pushing the legal boundaries set by the Supreme Court’s Roe v. Wade decision. […]

To The National Review‘s Rich Lowry, forcing yourself on someone for a kiss isn’t sexual assault. …Van Jones asked if…Lowry didn’t think certain actions performed without consent constituted sexual assault, whether he would mind them being done to him. The argument started when Jones brought up the much-cited and much-disputed statistic that 1 in 5 […]

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