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Entries by Christine Pelosi from 08/2012

Why I "Refudiate" Chick-Fil-A

| Posted 08.02.2012 | Politics

Mr. Chick-fil-A and I have different views on what invites God's judgment on America. He says it's gay marriage, but I think it's more likely to be bigotry directed at gay teens at risk of being bullied. So I "refudiate" Chick-fil-A, as is my right.

Ryan Roadmap STILL a Roadmap to Ruin for Social Security

| Posted 08.11.2012 | Politics

Embracing Paul Ryan's vision now is not only a gamble for Mitt Romney, whose flip-flop from Massachusetts moderate to severe conservative would give our Olympic gymnasts a run for their gold medals, but an unacceptable risk for millions of American families who need the benefits they've earned. 

Out of the Shadows: DREAMers, Democrats and Democracy

| Posted 08.20.2012 | Politics

If you are looking for the stakes in 2012, look with me to the dawn to the twilight and to the shadows -- to the children the seniors and the DREAMers.

Rape Is Rape

| Posted 08.21.2012 | Politics

No rape victims should be made to feel that they were any less brutalized by the benign-sounding "non-forcible" adjective attached to the crime.

It's Still the Economy, Stupid, and You Can't Build That Without Us

| Posted 08.24.2012 | Politics

Forget the ABCs of the GOP Campaign coverage -- Akin, Birthers and Conservatives -- the fundamentals of election 2012 remain jobs, jobs and jobs. It's still the economy, stupid, and you can't build that without us.