Wednesday, August 22, 2012

GOP Akin Platform: To Hell With Rape, Incest, Life of Mother

While condemning Todd Akin for speaking about abortion so loudly, the GOP put Akin's extremist and woman-hating views into the official GOP Platform. For shame:  

As Republicans across the country call on fellow Republican Todd Akin to withdraw from the Missouri Senate race over controversial comments he made on rape and abortion, the Republican Party on Tuesday quietly approved a platform that calls for a constitutional amendment banning abortion, and which does not provide exceptions for victims of rape or incest, or to save the life of the mother.

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