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Laura Bassett

Santorum: Huckabee Could Have Phrased 'Libido' Comment Differently

HuffingtonPost.com | Laura Bassett | Posted 01.24.2014 | Politics

Former Pennsylvania Sen. Rick Santorum (R) said Thursday night that Mike Huckabee made a valid point with his controversial "libido" comment, but just...

Christina Wilkie

Rick Santorum's Wife Says He'd 'Do Nothing' About Contraception If Elected

HuffingtonPost.com | Christina Wilkie | Posted 03.19.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Karen Santorum said Monday that her husband, Republican presidential candidate Rick Santorum, would "do nothing" on the issue of birth c...

Laura Bassett

Susan B. Anthony List Says Rick Santorum Boosted By Birth Control Debate

HuffingtonPost.com | Laura Bassett | Posted 03.07.2012 | Politics

Republican presidential candidate Rick Santorum had a stronger than expected showing on Super Tuesday, defeating frontrunner Mitt Romney in Tennessee,...

Laura Bassett

Rick Santorum Defends Birth Control Position, Obama 'Snob' Comment

HuffingtonPost.com | Laura Bassett | Posted 03.04.2012 | Politics

Fox News Sunday host Chris Wallace put Rick Santorum on the defensive Sunday with pointed questions about his stance on birth control, his insult to P...

Rick Santorum Radio Interview Gets Testy

The Huffington Post | Amanda Terkel | Posted 03.02.2012 | Politics

Rick Santorum and a radio host in Cincinnati were in the middle of a heated conversation about the former senator's views on birth control -- until th...

Does America Need an Angry President?

Lincoln Mitchell | Posted 04.22.2012 | Politics
Lincoln Mitchell

Americans may be worried about their jobs, unsure of the future or not satisfied with President Obama. All these things could help the Republicans, but not if they expect voters to be as angry as Rick Santorum.

Rick Santorum Ruins The Best Man

Chris Kelly | Posted 04.19.2012 | Politics
Chris Kelly

Maybe you're haunted by your brushes with birth control, maybe you're not. But we must have done something wrong -- as people, as a generation, as a nation -- to have to go through this hell again. Endlessly.

Santorum Backer: 'In My Days, They Used Bayer Aspirin For Contraception'

The Huffington Post | Luke Johnson | Posted 02.17.2012 | Politics

Foster Friess, a top donor to a Rick Santorum-aligned super PAC, dismissed the importance of his candidate's stances on social issues in an interview ...

Santorum: Contraception 'Should Be Available,' Except When It Shouldn't

The Huffington Post | Nick Wing | Posted 02.16.2012 | Politics

Republican presidential candidate Rick Santorum said on Wednesday that, despite his personal opposition to contraception, he wouldn't work to limit it...

Rick Santorum's Views On 'Harmful' Birth Control Challenged By Women's Groups

The Huffington Post | Anna Staver | Posted 02.15.2012 | Politics

With Rick Santorum rising to the top of the GOP primary race, women's advocacy groups are raising questions about the former Pennsylvania senator's pl...

The Santorum Strain

Robert Walker | Posted 04.10.2012 | Politics
Robert Walker

Santorum represents a strain in American politics that believes preventing unintended and unwanted pregnancies is both a moral wrong and a social ill: women who engage in sexual intercourse -- voluntarily or not -- should have children by chance, not by choice.

Riding the Rail with Rick

Cristina Page | Posted 04.10.2012 | Politics
Cristina Page

Once everyone settled into the comfy Metroliner seats and we were well on the way, I decided I had to find him. How could I pass up an opportunity like this? He is the staunchest of staunch fundamentalist anti-choice movers.

How Mitt Romney Threatens Women's (and Men's) Legal Right to Birth Control and Privacy in the Bedroom

Miles Mogulescu | Posted 03.11.2012 | Politics
Miles Mogulescu

If the next president is a Republican who gets to replace the ailing Ruth Bader Ginsburg with a judicial conservative, the right to privacy could be a thing of the past and states could enact laws which would pass Constitutional muster restricting access to birth control.

Rick Santorum Would Be Best President Health Insurers' Money Could Buy

Wendell Potter | Posted 03.10.2012 | Politics
Wendell Potter

If Santorum makes it to 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue next year, his inauguration would usher in an era of unprecedented prosperity for big insurance corporations.

Laura Bassett

Rick Santorum: States Should Have Power To Ban Birth Control, Sodomy

HuffingtonPost.com | Laura Bassett | Posted 01.03.2012 | Politics

Republican presidential candidate Rick Santorum, whose strong base of evangelical Christian supporters has thrust him into contention in Iowa, said on...