Posts tagged "iowa"


September 4th, 2013

Right Before The Holiday Weekend, Iowa Quietly Eliminated #Abortion Access For Low-Income Women

bspolitics:

Let’s check in with Texas to see how they’re doing with this:

  • A look at the economic fallout in Texas, where the government stopped funding Planned Parenthood, leaving nearly 200,000 women in search of affordable health care source

  • Texas scrambles to re-fund family planning after a $73m in savings turns into a projected $273m loss after a huge spike in unplanned births for low-income families. source

  • Texas Lawmakers who cut funding to Planned Parenthood now realizing the consequences of their actions — 23,740 additional welfare babies costing taxpayers an additional $273 million source
(Thanks go to reddit user dunefrankherbert for the info on Texas)

(via antiprolife)

motherjones:

cajunboy:

Republican presidential candidates smell like corndogs.
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Et tu, Perry? Is this, like, some erotic Iowan gauntlet for GOP candidates that we’re just learning about?
Also, it never seems to occur to anybody to eat a corn dog from the side? I mean, just percentage-wise, some candidate must do it that way, right?

This seems to lend some credibility to the rumours about the good ole Gov… 
August 15th, 2011

motherjones:

cajunboy:

Republican presidential candidates smell like corndogs.

(via)

Et tu, Perry? Is this, like, some erotic Iowan gauntlet for GOP candidates that we’re just learning about?

Also, it never seems to occur to anybody to eat a corn dog from the side? I mean, just percentage-wise, some candidate must do it that way, right?

This seems to lend some credibility to the rumours about the good ole Gov…