Monday 10, 2014 at 2:00 pm
CPAC: Michele Bachmann claims that the Tea Party is "an intellectual...
Monday 10, 2014 at 1:47 pm
Slowly but surely pregnant workers are gaining more workplace protections, but Congress still needs to act. Image: Pregnant business woman via Shutterstock The post Legal Wrap: Protections for Pregnant Workers Advance in States, But Where’s Congress? appeared first on RH Reality Check.
Monday 10, 2014 at 1:37 pm
LB 1032 would require clinics that provide abortion services to “conspicuously post a sign” that says it is “against the law for anyone to force you to have an abortion.” Opponents of the bill say such signs represent a subtle attempt to dissuade women from seeking abortion services. Image: Doctor and patient via Shutterstock The post Nebraska Bill Would Require Abortion Clinics to Post ‘Anti-Coercion’ Signs appeared first on RH Reality Check.
Monday 10, 2014 at 1:30 pm
Still reeling from the demise of Arizona’s “right-to-discriminate” bill, Michele Bachmann said last week that she is tired of gay people “bullying” her and the American people. The Minnesota congresswoman told talk show host Lars Larson in an interview at CPAC that the gay community distorted the Arizona bill by making it about gay rights — even though the bill’s sponsor himself said it was about same-sex marriage. “There’s nothing about...
Monday 10, 2014 at 1:21 pm
The only all-female panel at this year's Conservative Political Action Conference took the stage Saturday, in the final hours of the final day of the convention, to rail against Republicans for not giving women enough support and against Democrats for “infantilizing” women. Image: RWW Blog / YouTube The post At Male-Dominated Conference, CPAC Women’s Panel Tries To Be Heard appeared first on RH Reality Check.
Monday 10, 2014 at 1:20 pm
Michele Bachmann says she thanks God for the Koch Brothers, the billionaire duo who have contributed tens of millions of dollars to conservative causes. During an interview at the Koch-sponsored Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC) last week, Bachmann defended the pro-GOP mega-donors against recent criticism from Senate majority leader Harry Reid. The Minnesota congresswoman claimed that more wealthy donors would give to conservative causes if progressives weren’t “intimidating...