Richard Mourdock

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Opinion: Ballots Full Of Women

While Mitt Romney talks about binders full of women, Democrats have ballots full of women.


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McCain Accepts Mourdock Explanation, Backs Him

Republican Sen. John McCain is again backing Indiana’s Richard Mourdock after the Senate candidate explained his remark that pregnancy from rape is “something God intended,” a spokesman said Thursday.


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Opinion: Team Obama Is Winning The Opening Of The Final Sprint To Election Day

We are currently seeing two very different approaches to the post-debate push from the two Presidential campaigns – Obama has a much stronger opening to the two week push.


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Opinion: Why Don’t Republicans Understand Rape?

Once again, a Republican politician has said something extreme about rape. Extreme and extremely stupid.


Republican presidential candidate and former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney and  U.S. Senate Candidate Richard Mourdock greet supporters at a campaign event on August 4, 2012 in Evansville, Indiana.  (Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images)

GOP Candidates Disavow Mourdock’s Rape Remark

Republicans locked in close races — from Mitt Romney to Massachusetts Sen. Scott Brown — on Wednesday disavowed Indiana Senate candidate Richard Mourdock’s comment that when a woman becomes pregnant during a rape, ‘that’s something God intended.’


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Obama Campaign: Mourdock Rape Comment ‘Outrageous’

President Barack Obama’s campaign says a Republican Senate candidate’s comments about rape are a reminder that Mitt Romney and a GOP-led Congress would feel women shouldn’t be able to make choices about their health care.


Tea Party favorite Christine O'Donnell looks on during one of Mitt Romney's stump speeches. (credit: Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

3 Years Later, What’s Become Of The Tea Party?

Dead the tea party is not. Changed? Perhaps. But still very much alive.