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What's Good for the Noose is Good for the Pander

AmyDB Wrote: Nov 14, 2012 1:33 PM
BTW FLMC why do you have an issue with states exercising the powers from the 10th Amendment? Why do you have issues with the states determining their own paths as guided by a majority of the people living within the state?

Recently, Ann Coulter wrote a controversial column suggesting that numerous Republican losses in the 2012 election cycle could be tied to the GOP stance on abortion. After lamenting the problem, she suggested a solution: the GOP should officially abandon its opposition to the so-called rape exception to a ban on abortion.

Ann's position on this matter is wrong for three reasons. First, it is unprincipled. Second, it will not be received with the popular support she envisions. Third, it is not the best political response to the problem. After elaborating on each problem associated with Ann's position, I propose an...