Many poor and low-income women cannot afford to purchase contraceptive services and supplies on their own.
Rove and his attorneys can parse the words all they want, but it is now clear that while Rove may not have given a reporter Plame's name, he clearly identified her by telling the reporter that Joseph Wilson's wife was a CIA agent.
The U.S. has the finest research scientists in the world, but we are falling far behind other countries, like South Korea and Singapore, that are moving forward with embryonic stem cell research.
As a microbiologist, I am particularly concerned with Mr. Bush's blatant disregard for science.
Exxon-Mobil alone, one oil company, brought in more than 7.6 billion dollars in profits over the last three months,
This House cannot function without an open, accountable, and independent ethics process; and the molestation of that process by the majority is an abuse of power that cannot stand.
If they are opposed to abortion, they should be for preventing unintended pregnancies.
Half of all women who are sexually active, but do not want to get pregnant, need publicly funded services to help them access public health programs like Medicaid and Title X, the national family planning program.
Our girls have learned that sweat is sexy, brawn is beautiful and a little dirt never hurt anyone.
victims are all over the country now.
While other industries have suffered, the nonprofit arts world continues to build in strength while it encourages the growth of innumerable small businesses on its periphery, thereby creating more jobs.
Challenge America grants go to the towns and hamlets of this sprawling country, where big touring companies will rarely go, and major actors, actresses, writers and artists may never appear in person.
wants to place the retirement needs of millions of hard-working women and families in the hands of his corporate cronies.
For most women, including women who want to have children, contraception is not an option; it is a basic health care necessity.
Women in the service put themselves in harms way to protect us and our Nation from threats at home and abroad. The least we can do is ensure they are protected when facing a horrible tragedy.
That we have children coming into this world already polluted, at the same time we don't know what the effects of that pollution will be on their mental and physical development, is both bad policy and immorally wrong.
Surely the Department of Defense can and needs to do a better job of training new and existing first responders to respond to sexual assaults occurring in the military.
Through persistent dedication, Susan B. Anthony, and other remarkable leaders, women were finally granted the right to vote in 1920.
And whether it is equal pay, health care, Social Security, or family leave, this Congress has refused to address issues critical to hard-working American women.
Susan B. Anthony formed the Equal Rights Association, refuted ideas that women were inferior to men, and fought for a woman's right to vote.
This bill would create the first federal law that would recognize a fertilized egg as a victim of a crime,
Tightening security along our vast northern border is one of the most important steps we have taken to defend our homeland since September 11.
Honesty, integrity, and accountability, the values, which should be the hallmark of this government, have instead been thrown under the bus by an arrogant majority, casualties in a misguided campaign to shield from accountability those who abuse this House.
If ever we had proof that our nation's pollution laws aren't working, it's reading the list of industrial chemicals in the bodies of babies who have not yet lived outside the womb.
Credit card companies pay college students generously to stand outside dining halls, dorms, and academic buildings and encourage their fellow students to apply for credit cards.
The criminal indictment of Tom DeLay is the first chink in the armor of corruption that has so clouded, consumed and controlled the Republican majority over the past few years,
I am disturbed that the identification and clothing of our public officials is so easily reproduced.
This deal would trigger the airline consolidation we have feared in the wake of a proposed United-US Airways merger. It would be a travesty for the new administration to let this go forward.
We realize they've got other customers. They've got China. They've got India, Slaughter continued, But by George, we've got to do something to protect the American economy.
The Defense Department must do a better job of providing the best possible care for service women who are victims of sexual assault.
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