DNC Convention - Big Abortion Ralley

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  1. Listening

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    Remember the Ladies: DNC Quickly Becoming Giant Pro-Choice Rally - Kate Hicks

    Democrats said that they will feature Cecile Richards, president of the Planned Parent Action Fund, Nancy Keenan, president of the NARAL Pro-Choice America and Sandra Fluke, the Georgetown University student whose plea for federal birth control funding drew the ire--and a subsequent apology--from Rush Limbaugh.

    What's more, the Democrats are expanding their list of women ready to assail the GOP on women's issue, adding Maryland Sen. Barbara Mikulski and actress Eva Longoria to the list that already includes Sen. John Kerry and Massachusetts Senate candidate Elizabeth Warren.

    Democrats led by party chair Debbie Wasserman Schultz believe that the Akin controversy--and his refusal to leave the Missouri Senate race--has revived their chances of winning a majority of women in the presidential race, key to re-electing President Obama. On Wednesday, for example, the party turned their homepage over to the affair with the headline: "The GOP is dangerously wrong for women." And with a devilish move, they included pictures of Mitt Romney, running mate Paul Ryan and Akin.

    "Romney, Ryan, Akin and the GOP want to take women back to the dark ages," the Democrats add.


    This is going to be fun.

    They are losing the independent vote already and this is going to drive it away further.

    I wonder if anyone will talk about the economy in a way that will make sense to an undecided foolish enough to turn this on.

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