The same people who were outraged over government-funded contraception now upset because a woman had “too many” babies

Have you noticed that the same people who just a few days ago were insisting the government shouldn’t be paying for contraception in the economic stimulus bill are now outraged about a woman who had eight babies? People are asking whether a single woman should be allowed to have in vitro fertilization (IVF) — isn’t…

Carol Carter to resign her post after sending racist email

TAMPA — Carol Carter, a Republican state committeewoman representing Hillsborough County, resigned Thursday after the St. Petersburg Times reported she forwarded an e-mail joke that was attacked as being racist. Carter gave her resignation to state GOP chairman Jim Greer after speaking with him Wednesday night and Thursday morning. “Carol Carter has been a hard-working,…

Cuts from stimulus plan that could have helped rural areas

Rural voters: remember your Republican politicians who insisted on cuts in the stimulus bill. Things that could have postively impacted rural areas that were cut from the stimulus plan: Partially cut: • $200 million from Environmental Protection Agency Superfund (original bill $800 million) • $100 million from law enforcement wireless (original bill $200 million) Fully…