Poll: Gender Gap in Attitudes Toward Obama Birth Control Rule

BY BILL LAMBRECHT • St. Louis Post Dispatch WASHINGTON • The controversial government mandate requiring birth control coverage at no cost to women employed by religion-affiliated institutions is winning voters’ support, especially from women.  But opinion is more closely divided on Sen. Roy… Continue Reading

Missouri Women Reps Ignored in Birth Control Debate

MO Representatives speak up after being ignored in the House. Edited from the article from JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (KMOX) – Seven female representatives voiced outrage at being ignored for over 2 hours by Republican House leadership during a House floor discussion on… Continue Reading

Hundreds at Capitol for Women’s Rights Rally in Virginia

Virginia women have had enough, leading a silent protest against anti-abortion legislation outside the Virginia Sate Capitol yesterday. Missouri women should follow their example and protest Roy Blunt’s attack on women tomorrow at noon at his office in St. Louis! By: WESLEY… Continue Reading

Glad YOUR morals are making decision re OUR bodies, Roy & John

buzzaboutfashion.com INJECTING MORALS INTO WOMEN’S WOMBS The revision still isn’t good enough for some organizations, including the Catholic Church, who has announced plans to oppose the new policy. U.S. Senators Mark Rubio (FL) and Joe Manchin (WV) have also drafted… Continue Reading

Public Divided Over Birth Control Insurance Mandate

In honor of Valentine’s Day (ok, it was yesterday), let’s take a look at how the battle rages on to protect women’s rights to abortion and birth control. Pew Research Center, Released: February 14, 2012 The latest national survey by the… Continue Reading

Abortion Rights and Religious Advocates Clash in State Capitol

Mark Hodges, KMOX Capitol Bureau –  February 14, 2012 8:26 AM L.R. State Sen. Jolie Justus, Rep. Sharon Pace, Rep. Tishaura Jones, Rep. Mike Colona, Michelle Trupianno with Planned Parenthood, Rep. Stacey Newman, Rep. Scott Sifton, Rep. Jill Schupp, Rep.… Continue Reading