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Republicans Pull a Todd Akin on Mark Sanford, Pull Plug After Ex-Wife’s Trespassing Accusation

The Republicans are ready to pull the plug on South Carolina congressional candidate Mark Sanford after his ex-wife accused him of trespassing, violating their divorce agreement. According to the AP, Jenny Sanford’s attorney filed a lawsuit on Feb. 4 alleging that she confronted Mark Sanford at her home the previous […]

by · April 17, 2013 · Politics
Rep. Phil Gingrey: Todd Akin ‘Partly Right’ Woman’s Body Can Prevent Pregnancy After Legitimate Rape

Rep. Phil Gingrey: Todd Akin ‘Partly Right’ Woman’s Body Can Prevent Pregnancy After Legitimate Rape

Rep. Phil Gingrey (R-GA) says Todd Akin “partly right” on a woman’s body shutting down to prevent pregnancy after rape. “And in Missouri, Todd Akin … was asked by a local news source about rape and he said, ‘Look, in a legitimate rape situation’ — and what he meant by legitimate […]

by · January 11, 2013 · Politics, Women's Rights