JEFFERSON CITY - House Minority Leader Crystal Quade said on the last day of the legislative session that she was sorry there were too few Democrats in the capital city to stop a GOP-backed bill that would ban most abortions. "I'm sorry," Quade, choking up on the House floor, said Friday to abortion rights activists gathered in the Capitol.
Tuesday, May 21, 2019
Will Abortion Ban Topple Missouri GOP Super-Majority Hegemony?!?!
Not so long ago the Missouri Legislature was dominated by the Democratic Party as provided an accurate bellwether for the rest of the nation. Now it's Red State heartland. Democratic Party denizens believe the crackdown on abortion could rally voter against Republicans. That's a long shot and ignores the corporate cash that runs American politics and BOTH parties but here's the argument nevertheless . . . Read more: