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File photo of handcuffs.(Credit: RODRIGO ARANGUA/AFP/Getty Images)

Chief: 101 Arrested Protesting NC GOP Actions

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — About 100 people were arrested Monday after their singing and clapping protest outside the state Senate chamber was declared an unlawful assembly, in what has become a weekly demonstration against Republican […]

CBS Charlotte–07/16/2013

New twenty dollar bills at the Bureau of Engraving and Printing in Washington, DC(Photo credit: KAREN BLEIER/AFP/Getty Images)

Opinion: Obama Is Trying To Buy The Hispanic And Female Vote With Another Government Giveaway

Conveniently-timed for Obama’s reelection, the Hispanic and Women Farmers and Ranchers Claims Resolution program began September 24, 2012 – just a month-and-a-half before the election. Apparently the Obama administration did not care about this alleged injustice to females and Hispanics any time in the past three-and-a-half years. It just happened to be thought about and addressed now – just before voters pull the lever.

09/27/2012

Women's rights activist Sandra Fluke championed Barack Obama's policies at the DNC. (Photo by Thos Robinson/Getty Images for Women's Campaign Fund)

DNC: Activist Sandra Fluke Touts Obama Policies To Female Voters

Attorney and women’s rights activist Sandra Fluke is sounding dire warnings at the Democratic National Convention on a range of health issues if the GOP wins the White House.

09/05/2012

Media tour near where workers construct modifications to the Time Warner Cable Arena in preparation for the Democratic National Convention (DNC) on Aug. 22, 2012 in Charlotte, N.C. (credit: Mario Tama/Getty Images)

Women’s Groups Upset Dem Convention Banning Kids From Floor

The Democratic National Committee is taking flak from women’s groups for the lack of child care that is being provided at the convention.

08/27/2012

Protesters on women's health care (Photo credit: MLADEN ANTONOV/AFP/Getty Images)

Opinion: The ‘War On Women’ Is Sexist Fiction

The whole concept of warring on women is totally sexist. The truth is that women are speaking for themselves, doing a damn good job of expressing their views quite clearly and eloquently, and they don’t need the media speaking for them – especially the male-intense media of 2012.

08/24/2012

U.S. Rep. Todd Akin (R-MO) (Photo credit: akin.org)

Opinion: Akin’s Position On Rape And Abortion Is The GOP Platform

The basic fact is that Romney, Ryan and Republican’s are uncomfortable with a few of the words Congressman Akin used. They are not, however, uncomfortable with the policy position he was expressing. The record shows that they march in lockstep with Congressman Akin.

08/21/2012