Friday, February 7, 2014
Ignoring Public Sentiment, Anti-Choice Activists Attempt to Make Abortion "An Animating Issue" for GOP in 2014
TIME: Battles Over Abortion Flare in 2014, by Grace Wyler:
With campaign season on the horizon, reproductive health laws are defining the politics of state capitals and campaigns
As Republicans return to the campaign trail again after a disappointing 2012 election cycle, pro-life activists say they are emboldened and are looking to turn abortion into an animating issue for the Republican Party in 2014.
Their enthusiasm, coming as some in the party have cautioned a turn away from divisive social issues, is rising after a string of gains at the state-level last year. . . .