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Today’s Lady News: Rick Santorum Used To Be Pro-Choice

Huffington Post has uncovered a December 1995 issue of Philadelphia Magzine, in which vehemently anti-abortion Sen. Rick Santorum said he was pro-choice. “I was basically pro-choice all my life,…

Jessica Wakeman | February 22, 2012 - 5:00 pm

Today’s Lady News: FL Church Bans Children So It Can Keep Sex Offender Pastor

A Baptist church in Jacksonville, Florida, has reportedly banned children from attending its services so that Pastor Darrell Gilyard, a registered sex offender, can preach. Gilyard plead guilty in…

Jessica Wakeman | February 21, 2012 - 5:40 pm

Today’s Lady News: Oscar Voters Are Mostly White & Male

The 5,765 Oscar voters are an overwhelmingly white and dudely bunch: almost 94 percent Caucasian and almost 77 percent male, according to a Los Angeles Times study. The median…

Jessica Wakeman | February 20, 2012 - 6:00 pm

Today’s Lady News: I Think They’re Just Messing With Us Now

Oh, look at this all-male TV panel that MSNBC convened to discuss yesterday’s all-male hearing discussion about birth control coverage in healthcare reform
Oklahoma’s state Senate advanced a “fetal personhood”

Jessica Wakeman | February 17, 2012 - 5:40 pm

Today’s Lady News: BYU Jerk Slut-Shames Fellow Student For Her Dress On Valentine’s Day

Somebody has just cursed himself a lifetime of callused handjobs on Valentine’s Day: a student at Brigham Young University in Provo, Utah, received a handwritten message from a fellow…

Jessica Wakeman | February 16, 2012 - 5:40 pm

Today’s Lady News: Ban Proposed On Abortion After 20 Weeks In Washington, D.C.

Utah Sen. Mike Like, a Republican supported by the Tea Party, has proposed a ban on abortion after 20 weeks in the District of Columbia. This “fetal pain” bill…

Jessica Wakeman | February 15, 2012 - 5:40 pm

Today’s Lady News: Lady Republican Senators Support Contraception Compromise

Two lady Republican senators — Olympia Snowe and Susan Collins, both  of Maine — have thrown their support behind President Obama’s compromise on birth control coverage in health care…

Jessica Wakeman | February 14, 2012 - 5:40 pm

Today’s Lady News: Gay Marriage In Washington Signed Into Law

Washington state’s Governor Chris Gregoire signed a law that legalizes same-sex marriage, which will take effect on June 7. Unfortunately, opponents are already gathering signatures hoping to get the…

Jessica Wakeman | February 13, 2012 - 5:40 pm

Today’s Lady News: Rick Santorum Says Birth Control “Just Costs A Few Dollars,” Is Not Something “You Need Insurance For”

Oh, Rick Santorum, just shut up already! He told conservatives at the CPAC  conference today that insurers shouldn’t cover the cost of birth control because it “costs just a…

Jessica Wakeman | February 10, 2012 - 5:40 pm

Today’s Lady News: Pregnant Woman Asked To Resign

A pregnant woman in Connecticut was asked to resign by her employers instead of taking maternity leave. Amy Zvovushe, 31, told her employers she was pregnant on Sept. 23…

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

Today’s Lady News: Judge Orders Abusive Husband To Take Wife To Red Lobster

Oh, Florida. A judge in the WTF-is-going-on-here state sentenced a man accused of shoving his wife against a sofa and grabbing her neck to take her on a date…

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

Today’s Lady News: Obama Could Compromise On Birth Control Coverage Under Health Care Reform

The Obama administration is open to a “compromise” on the health care reform requirement that religiously-affiliated employers cover preventative care, including birth control, without co-pays or deductibles. Some schools…

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