Wednesday, September 22, 2010
Colorado Nominee for U.S. Senate Is Attacked for His Opposition to Abortion in Cases of Rape and Incest
Denver Westword: Ken Buck: Opponents rally rape and incest survivors to decry his abortion policy, by Michael Roberts:
Abortion is seldom a major debating point in campaigns these days -- not because it's deemed an unimportant issue, but because most people already have made up their minds on the subject.
It's an interesting twist, then, that the Campaign for a Strong Colorado, which opposes Republican senate nominee Ken Buck, is putting the topic front and center at news conferences today featuring survivors of rape and incest.
The reason, says campaign executive director Ellen Dumm, is Buck's opposition to abortion even for rape and incest victims. . . .