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2/8/16 @ 11:16am
Waves of far-right evangelical leaders have endorsed Ted Cruz’s presidential campaign, especially after a secret endorsement meeting in Texas in December. But Marco Rubio still draws support from plenty of conservative Christian leaders, and last month announced a “Religious Liberty Advi... MORE
2/8/16 @ 11:14am
At a campaign event in Iowa in December, Sen. Ted Cruz laughed off the idea that Republicans were threatening access to birth control, saying, “I have never met anybody, any conservative, who wants to ban contraceptives. As I noted, Heidi and I, we have two little girls. I’m very glad... MORE
2/8/16 @ 11:04am
Last week, Miranda noted that Liberty Counsel is representing Sandra Merritt after she and her Center for Medical Progress colleague David Daleiden were indicted by a grand jury in Texas over their failed efforts to expose Planned Parenthood for supposedly illegally selling fetal tissue for pro... MORE
2/5/16 @ 5:33pm
Esther Yu-Hsi Lee @ Think Progress: The GOP Picked The Worst Lawmaker Possible To Chair A Task Force On Immigration. Rachel Ford @ Friendly Atheist: A Proposed “Religious Freedom” Bill in West Virginia Would Let Believers Avoid All Sorts of Laws. Lindsey Ellefson @ Mediaite: B... MORE
2/5/16 @ 5:30pm
Franklin Graham is predicatbly unimpressed by President Obama's visit to a mosque because "Islam cannot save anyone from Hell or open the gates of Heaven." Anti-choice activists are threatening to file ethics charges against the DA who indicted David Daleiden if she doesn’... MORE
2/5/16 @ 5:20pm
Following a much needed mental health break, Paranoia-Rama is back! However, there may not be much time left for us since, as Michele Bachmann explained this week, the Battle of Armageddon is imminent. MORE
2/5/16 @ 4:30pm
On his radio program today, Glenn Beck blamed Democrats for starting a "revolution" by supporting the Occupy Wall Street movement only to watch it spin so out of control that soon we'll be seeing journalists dragged into the streets and killed. "You know that Hillary Clinton spoke... MORE
2/5/16 @ 4:10pm
In an amicus brief filed at the Supreme Court yesterday, the anti-abortion-rights groups Susan B. Anthony List and Concerned Women for America argue that a restrictive Texas law that threatens to shut almost all of the state’s abortion clinics is actually meant to prevent discrimination agains... MORE
2/5/16 @ 3:13pm
Marjorie Dannenfelser, the president of the anti-choice campaign group the Susan B. Anthony List, sent a letter yesterday to all of the remaining Republican presidential candidates, except for Ted Cruz and Marco Rubio, warning them against criticizing Cruz and Rubio for their extreme, no-exceptions... MORE
2/5/16 @ 1:37pm
Earlier this year, Ted Cruz's father and primary presidential campaign surrogate, Rafael, spoke at televangelist Kenneth Copeland's church in Texas, where the controversial prosperity gospel preacher declared that Ted Cruz has been anointed by God to be the next president. Copeland, who beli... MORE
2/5/16 @ 1:30pm
Conspiracy theorist radio host Alex Jones, broadcasting from a dim, bunker-like studio yesterday, pleaded with Bernie Sanders supporters to abandon their candidate, telling them that Sanders is aiding a scheme devised by “European royalty” to “scapegoat the free market as the probl... MORE