Monthly Archives: May 2012 «

 

#WarOnWomen: WH and 168 US House members vote against sex-selective abortion ban

Posted by: ST on May 31, 2012 at 7:19 pm » 9 Comments

A deeply shameful moment in US Congressional history: The House on Thursday rejected a Republican bill that would impose fines and prison terms on doctors who perform abortions for the sole purpose of controlling the gender of the child, a practice known as sex-selective abortion. The Prenatal Nondiscrimination Act (PRENDA), H.R. 3541, was defeated in […]

 

MSNBC

Posted by: ST on May 31, 2012 at 5:45 pm » Comments Off

Campaign 2012: NBC-Marist polls: Obama, Romney deadlocked in three key states

 

Ballot Box

Posted by: ST on May 31, 2012 at 5:44 pm » Comments Off

Ouch: Crossroads blasts Sen. McCaskill as ‘Obama-Claire’ for votes with president

 

AP

Posted by: ST on May 31, 2012 at 5:43 pm » Comments Off

Courts: Appeals Court Rules Against Defense of Marriage Act

 

NY Post

Posted by: ST on May 31, 2012 at 5:42 pm » Comments Off

ROP: Taliban vows to cut Pakistan’s bin Laden doctor ‘into pieces’

 

WSJ

Posted by: ST on May 31, 2012 at 5:42 pm » Comments Off

WI Recall: Wisconsin Unions See Ranks Drop Ahead of Recall Vote

 

First he’s our first Gay President, now he’s our first Jewish president?

Posted by: Phineas on May 31, 2012 at 1:01 pm » 5 Comments

**Posted by Phineas I mean, that’s kind of the idea when he told Conservative Jewish rabbis that he knows more about Judaism than any past president: In the meeting, Obama reportedly boasted about his knowledge of Judaism, telling the leaders that he thinks he knows more “about Judaism” than all past presidents. He said he […]

 

Why former Rep. Artur Davis is switching from Democrat to Republican

Posted by: ST on May 30, 2012 at 4:57 pm » 5 Comments

The Hill reports (hat tip): Former Democratic Rep. Artur Davis of Alabama is officially leaving the party for the GOP, he announced Tuesday. “Wearing a Democratic label no longer matches what I know about my country and its possibilities,” Davis wrote on his website after lamenting that “this is not Bill Clinton’s Democratic Party.” The […]

 

More European Union signs of Doom

Posted by: Phineas on May 30, 2012 at 1:01 pm » 2 Comments

**Posted by Phineas We all know that Greece is a mess… No, wait. Scratch that. We all know that Greece is a hot, steaming, radioactive mess that threatens to mutate into a blob that eats the EU alive. Everyone knows that. But it’s even worse than you think when the tax system literally is run […]

 

Patterico

Posted by: ST on May 30, 2012 at 12:08 pm » Comments Off

Update: Aaron Walker Arrested for Blogging?  Clearing Some of the Fog Surrounding Today’s Litigation