THE BODY WARS
“What are they? Women, or are they men with breasts?”
And so said Pennsylvania state Rep. Babette Josephs, a Democrat from Philadelphia, in describing Rep. Kathy Rapp and other female Republican lawmakers who co-sponsored a state bill that would require women to undergo an ultrasound 24 hours before an abortion.
GOP women are acting like women only in the sense “that they will do what the men tell them,” Mrs. Josephs told a crowd assembled for a Lancaster County Democratic Committee rally at the state capital on Monday.
Organizers supported the lawmaker. “If this gets people thinking, that’s the point of a rally like this,” committee chairwoman Sally
Sen. Jim Demint was a speaker at the “Hands Off My Health Care Rally,” which was organized by Americans for Prosperity and 21 interest groups.