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Amanda Terkel

GOP Lawmaker Loses After Saying 'Some Girls Rape Easy'

HuffingtonPost.com | Amanda Terkel | Posted 11.07.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Climbing back from his controversial remark about how "some girls rape easy" wasn't so easy for Wisconsin state Rep. Roger Rivard (R-Ric...

Remedial Women's Studies: The 2012 Republican Party

Margie Omero | Posted 12.25.2012 | Politics
Margie Omero

Think this year's political focus on women's issues is just some overblown hype fueled by a few rogue Akins and Mourdocks? Think again. I sorted through binders full of Republican candidates, and found a real pattern.

WATCH: Politicians Make Outrageous Statements About Rape

The Huffington Post | The Political Mashups Team | Posted 10.24.2012 | Politics

In the wake of Republican Missouri Senate candidate Todd Akin's remarks over the summer that in cases of "legitimate rape," a woman's body is able to ...

Amanda Terkel

Family Values Group Backs Lawmaker Who Said 'Some Girls Rape Easy'

HuffingtonPost.com | Amanda Terkel | Posted 10.17.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Prominent Republicans in Wisconsin quickly dropped their support for state Rep. Roger Rivard (R-River Lake) after he told a newspaper th...

Amanda Terkel

Roger Rivard Likely To Face Heat At Women's Forum For 'Some Girls Rape Easy' Remark

HuffingtonPost.com | Amanda Terkel | Posted 10.16.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Just one week after Wisconsin State Rep. Roger Rivard (R-Rice Lake) faced a firestorm for telling a newspaper that "[s]ome girls rape ea...

Wisconsin GOP Lawmaker Loses Support From Republicans After Saying 'Some Girls Rape Easy'

The Huffington Post | Amanda Terkel | Posted 10.12.2012 | Politics

Wisconsin Republicans are quickly disowning state Rep. Roger Rivard (R-Rice Lake), after he told a newspaper that "[s]ome girls rape easy." Republ...

GOP Lawmaker's 'Rape Easy' Statement Comes Under Fire

The Huffington Post | Mollie Reilly | Posted 10.11.2012 | Politics

A Wisconsin lawmaker faces fresh criticism from his election challenger over comments he made last year about women who "rape easy." State Rep. Ro...