Santorum staffer: a female president would harm children’s lives

I saw this story on Think Progress and I visited the original article from the Des Moines Register, which referenced the staffer’s beliefs in a rundown on nine reasons why Michele Bachmann’s campaign imploded. Sexism among conservatives was listed as number 5: Rival presidential candidate Rick Santorum’s Iowa coalitions director, Jamie Johnson, sent out an email […]

>Herbert to Dems: take the high road on Gov. Palin

>In a Tuesday op-ed for the New York Times, columnist Bob Herbert suggested that Democrats should not release the attack hounds on Gov. Sarah Palin, the GOP’s vice-presidential nominee whose 17-year-old daughter Bristol is five months pregnant. Herbert believes that if Democrats attack Palin, supporters (who can identify with her “situation”) will resent the Democrats’ […]