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Today’s Lady News: GA Lawmaker Compares Women To Cows & Pigs

A Republican state representative compared women to livestock earlier this week, while he spoke in favor of criminalizing abortion after 20 weeks. Speaking to the restriction on abortion even when…

Jessica Wakeman | March 9, 2012 - 5:40 pm

Today’s Lady News: Ultrasound Now Required Before An Abortion In Virginia

Virginia Governor Bill McDonnell has signed into law the bill that requires a woman seeking an abortion to first have a medically unnecessary ultrasound. Technically this bill is a…

Jessica Wakeman | March 8, 2012 - 5:40 pm

Today’s Lady News: Ohio Bill Would Require Men Seeking Viagra To Get Sex Therapist OK

Men looking for a prescription for Viagra would first need to get a sex therapist’s permission, a cardiac stress test, and confirmation that “the patient’s symptoms are not solely…

Jessica Wakeman | March 7, 2012 - 5:40 pm

Today’s Lady News: Rush Limbaugh Rails Against “Overeducated, Young, Single White Women”

Now that he’s wagged his finger at brazen hussies, Rush Limbaugh is fulminating about “overeducated white women.” Yes, today Rush railed against the author Tracie McMillan, who wrote a new

Jessica Wakeman | March 6, 2012 - 5:20 pm

Today’s Lady News: 11 Advertisers Drop Rush Limbaugh’s Show

As of this evening, 11 advertisers, including corporate biggie AOL, have dropped their $$$ from Rush Limbaugh’s show after he called a woman a “prostitute” and “slut” on air. [Think Progress]

Jessica Wakeman | March 5, 2012 - 5:40 pm

Today’s Lady News: Statewide Breastfeeding “Nurse-In” Happening In Georgia On Monday

Last summer, Nirvana Jennette’s pastor compared her breastfeeding her baby in a Georiga church to stripping. Now she and other breastfeeding advocates have organized a nurse-in on Monday at…

Jessica Wakeman | March 2, 2012 - 5:40 pm

Today’s Lady News: Rush Limbaugh Calls Birth Control User A “Slut”

Rush Limbaugh, that classy dude, called Sandra Fluke (the woman who was refused an opportunity to speak to the all-penis House Oversight Committee about birth control) a “slut” because…

Jessica Wakeman | March 1, 2012 - 5:40 pm

Today’s Lady News: Women More Likely To Support Obama’s Birth Control Decision

Women are more likely than men to support President Obama’s mandate that insurers cover the cost of birth control, according to a new poll of registered voters by Poll…

Jessica Wakeman | February 29, 2012 - 5:40 pm

Today’s Lady News: More Birth Control Pills Recalled

Birth control pills made by Glenmark Generics are being recalled because some of the active/non-active pills have been placed in the wrong order. Check at the link to see…

Jessica Wakeman | February 28, 2012 - 5:45 pm

Today’s Lady News: WA Pharmacies Don’t Have To Sell Plan B, Judge Rules

Pharmacies in Washington state are no longer required to carry the morning-after pill/Plan B following a ruling by a district judge. Two pharmacies had claimed that being forced to…

Jessica Wakeman | February 27, 2012 - 5:40 pm

Today’s Lady News: Indiana Politician Regrets Comments Associating The Girl Scouts With Planned Parenthood

Indiana Rep. Bob Morris (R-Fort Wayne) has admitted that calling the Girl Scouts the “tactical arm of Planned Parenthood” was perhaps a bit “inflammatory.” You think? [Queerty
A judge in…

Jessica Wakeman | February 24, 2012 - 5:40 pm

Today’s Lady News: Virginia Kills “Fetal Personhood” Bill

Virginia’s state Senate killed a “fetal personhood bill” which would have criminalized all abortions by declaring a fetus to be a human being at the moment of conception. Yesterday,…

Jessica Wakeman | February 23, 2012 - 5:40 pm
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