Wednesday, October 17, 2012
Right-to-Lifers vs. GOP Rep
Well, they are sticking to their principles, I guess. The largest conservative group in Tennessee is calling for the resignation of a Republican congressman. That might be a first, but this happens to be the Right-to-Life rep who was exposed in a phone call telling his mistress to get an abortion Whoops. "Lloyd Daugherty, chairman of the group, the Tennessee Conservative Union, said in an interview Tuesday that Mr. DesJarlais, a doctor and freshman lawmaker, had crossed a line the group could not ignore, confirming an article in Tuesday’s Chattanooga Times Free Press."
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