Komen’s Founder Apologizes to Congress, Asks for Some Money

On Friday, Susan G. Komen founder Nancy Brinker sent what was most assuredly a heartfelt letter to Congress, apologizing for all the boo-boos the organization made during its very public discontinuation of Planned Parenthood funding and asking representatives, now that the organization's contrite and everything, if… » 3/31/12 11:30am 3/31/12 11:30am

Mitt Romney Vows to 'Get Rid' of Planned Parenthood Like It's an…

Yesterday, Mitt Romney, desperate, alone, and faced with the horrifying possibility that 9 months from now, he might not be the President-elect, promised supporters that he'd "get rid of" Planned Parenthood. Just eliminate the whole thing. No one has to know. By this time next year, it'll be like this whole "providing… » 3/14/12 11:20am 3/14/12 11:20am

Man With Breast Cancer Denied Medicaid Coverage Because He's Not Female

A breast cancer patient applied for coverage under a federal program to treat the disease, but was rejected. The reason: he's a man. » 8/08/11 9:40am 8/08/11 9:40am

Agreeable Women More Likely To Become Moms, Study Says

Filibuster: Joe Lieberman Continues To Be A Jerk Of The First Order

In the grand tradition of cartoon villains Snidely Whiplash and Dick Dastardly, Joe Lieberman scored a blow to health reform by engaging in what Matt Yglesias describes as "the old double cross." » 12/14/09 10:00am 12/14/09 10:00am