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Candace Straight
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Co-Chairwoman of the Republican Majority for Choice.

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When Both Sides Get It Wrong -- It's Time for Common Ground

(15) Comments | Posted January 29, 2015 | 11:26 AM

As lifelong pro-choice Republicans who have supported GOP candidates for decades, we are dismayed by activists on the right and the left attacking the GOP leaders who spoke out against House Resolution 36 last week.

H.R. 36 proposed banning abortion after 20 weeks in a pregnancy. Like most abortion-related...

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Resolution Will Halt GOP Progress

(11) Comments | Posted January 29, 2010 | 12:20 PM

After the recent GOP win in the Massachusetts special election, and what seems to be a reconnection with voters on our Party's economic growth and job security ideas, you'd think that Republican National Committee members would take advantage of this week's RNC winter meeting by promoting a unified front focused...

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Another GOP Swipe Against Women

(11) Comments | Posted October 28, 2009 | 3:26 PM

Is there anyone out there who condones gang rape? It appears that 30 U.S. Republican Senators fit that description.

Thankfully, this view is in the minority. An anti-rape amendment passed earlier this month with the votes of 68 Senators including 10 compassionate and principled common-sense Republicans. Women,...

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Note to the GOP: Stop Shunning Social Inclusivity

(18) Comments | Posted May 12, 2009 | 5:29 PM

In politics you have two options: win elections and control the agenda or lose elections and cede the agenda.

At a time when the federal government is making some of the most important decisions our nation has ever faced, GOP leaders have not been able to come up with a...

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