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Laura Bassett

Personhood Mississippi Tries Again Because Voters 'Were Confused'

HuffingtonPost.com | Laura Bassett | Posted 03.06.2013 | Politics

The advocacy group Personhood Mississippi announced on Tuesday that it plans to revive a fetal personhood ballot initiative that voters just rejected ...

Laura Bassett

Personhood Campaign Compares Abortion To Slavery

HuffingtonPost.com | Laura Bassett | Posted 01.09.2012 | Politics

Mississippi voters dealt a huge blow to the national "personhood" campaign on Tuesday when they voted down a measure that would have granted legal rig...

Reality Check: Republican Losers Did Not Overreach

Karl Frisch | Posted 01.09.2012 | Politics
Karl Frisch

Conventional wisdom pushers and the Beltway chattering class have been scrambling to explain the crushing defeat Republicans suffered in last night's off-year election. To hear them spin it, Republicans lost because they "overreached." Ridiculous.

Laura Bassett

'Personhood' Campaign Pins Mississippi Failure On Planned Parenthood

HuffingtonPost.com | Laura Bassett | Posted 01.09.2012 | Politics

An extreme measure that would have given legal "personhood" status to undeveloped zygotes failed among ultra-conservative Mississippi voters Tuesday n...

Voters Reject Controversial 'Personhood' Amendment

AP | EMILY WAGSTER PETTUS | Posted 01.08.2012 | Politics

JACKSON, Miss. — Mississippi voters Tuesday defeated a ballot initiative that would've declared life begins at fertilization, a proposal that su...