BREAKING: NC GOP Turns Motorcycle Safety Bill Into Abortion Bill With No Public Notice

See on Scoop.it – DidYouCheckFirst WASHINGTON — North Carolina House Republicans are pushing legislation that would restrict abortion access, attaching the measure to an unrelated motorcycle safety bill on Wednesday and giving neither the public nor Democratic legislators any advance notice.   On Wednesday morning, state Rep. Joe Sam Queen (D) wrote on Twitter, “New … More BREAKING: NC GOP Turns Motorcycle Safety Bill Into Abortion Bill With No Public Notice

Jim Hightower | Texas GOP unleashes political quackery on women’s reproductive rights

See on Scoop.it – DidYouCheckFirst In 2007, a Texas school superintendent rejected any need for sex education classes. Noting that many students in his district live on farms, he said: “They get a pretty good sex education from their animals.”   Guess which state is Number 1 in teen pregnancies? Yes, Texas. – Jim Hightower … More Jim Hightower | Texas GOP unleashes political quackery on women’s reproductive rights