Political Nutz

Observations on the pathetic state of American politics

Another GOP Rape Medical Expert

Geez!  Is there any chance anyone in the Republican Party has any accurate information about rape?  Seemingly not.  Stating that there’s no need for abortion legislation to contain an exception for rape victims, Texas state Rep. Jodie Laubenberg proclaimed:

For rape victims, Laubenberg said, hospitals “have what’s called rape kits, that the woman can get cleaned out, basically like” a procedure often performed following a miscarriage. [DallasNews.com, 6/26/2013].

As the Dallas News article notes, “Not just wrong, but creepy too.”

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