"Honestly, it's not because I’m a paragon of virtue, it’s because that would be a terrible way to do the job."
- Former Obama spox Jay Carney, 6-19-2014, on if he ever lied to the WH press corps.
They say men’s voices shouldn’t matter on this issue. I say – as men are fathers, brothers, uncles, etc – “hell yes, they should!” As seen at the Washington Post:
Republican State Senator Bob Deuell, who set two pairs of infant shoes on the counter, speaks during a senate hearing on a proposed abortion bill in Austin. The political battle in Texas over proposed restrictions on abortion resumed Monday with a rally by abortion opponents and a public hearing in the state Senate, where Democrat Wendy Davis staged a filibuster last month to stall the Republican-backed measure. Mike Stone / Reuters
Note they are pink AND blue, for girl and boy — because all life is precious and all opinions on this issue matter, no matter the gender. Much better than the blood red shoes Wendy Davis wore when she attempted to filibuster the previous version of this bill last month …