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To More and More Women, Romney Is the Safer Choice

seashoredreamin Wrote: Oct 18, 2012 10:20 AM
I hate to break it to you, but you really should check out facts before you write an article regarding abortion in Utah. I have lived in Utah for 48 years. and abortion is alive and well here. We probably have over 20 Planned Parenthood cliinics statewide. We are a moderate Republic State..
An interesting story from last winter: An email friend who lives in an affluent suburb far from Washington, a staunch Republican, was watching one of the Republican debates with his wife, a staunch Democrat.

He was surprised by her response to Mitt Romney. "He's a grown-up. He's someone who is reliable," he told me she said. "People will feel safe if he is in charge."

I've been thinking about that email in the wake of the first presidential debate on Oct. 3 and the vice presidential debate last week. (This is written on deadline before the Oct. 16 Long Island, N.Y.,...