Right wing is still talking to itself

    Male lawmakers should not even vote on abortion.

    That was Alan Simpson's position before the Wyoming Republican retired from the Senate -- and it still is.

    Abortion is a "terrible" and "hideous thing," as I recently heard him reiterate in a seminar on the federal budget at Harvard's Shorenstein Center. "But it's a deeply intimate and personal thing. ... Men legislators shouldn't even vote on it."

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