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Pounding the Table about Abortion

Tom838 Wrote: Sep 09, 2012 4:36 PM
He is picking the wrong issue on which to hang his hat against Obama. A fetus is not an actual human being; it can have no rights. In principle, it is proper to be "pro choice" (a misnomer). What you can attack Obama for is federal funding of abortions and his acceptance of partial birth abortions.
In the three days of "speechifying" that constituted the 2012 Republican National Convention, precious little time or rhetoric was devoted to the topic of abortion. While Messrs Romney and Ryan (along with notable speakers including Condoleezza Rice and Marco Rubio) delivered rousing speeches certain to ignite the conservative base, the American people heard little from Republicans about the death toll of the unborn in America – a staggering number which tops 50 million and continues to climb. Instead, the focus of Republicans this election cycle is on jobs, the economy, and the debt/deficit debacle. It is on these...