She The People: Rick Santorum


Posted at 08:56 AM ET, 08/29/2012

Parsing the 'American way' in a night of contradictions at the RNC

By Mary C. Curtis  |  08:56 AM ET, 08/29/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Mitt Romney, Ann Romney, Chris Christie, Rick Santorum, Nikki Haley, Tampa, RNC, Republican convention

Posted at 11:39 AM ET, 07/26/2012

Palin, Santorum, DeMint stump for Ted Cruz in Texas GOP primary

GOP rock stars are flocking to Texas this week to stoke the red-state base.

By Lori Stahl  |  11:39 AM ET, 07/26/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Sarah Palin, Rick Santorum, Jim DeMint, Dick Armey, Glenn Beck, tea party, Ted Cruz, David Dewhurst, Rick Perry, Texas, Republican

Posted at 02:13 PM ET, 05/03/2012

Michele Bachmann steps up to the endorsement plate

Rep. Michele Bachmann steps up to endorse Mitt Romney. When will Newt Gingrich and Rick Santorum get on that stage?

By Sandra Fish  |  02:13 PM ET, 05/03/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Michele Bachmann, Mitt Romney, Rick Santorum, Newt Gingrich, Ron Paul, Rick Perry, 2012 Presidential race, GOP nomination

Posted at 05:45 PM ET, 04/09/2012

No wonder Rick Santorum believes in miracles

His daughter Bella, who has the genetic disorder Trisomy 18, has already lived nearly 4 times the lifespan her condition predicted.

By Bonnie Goldstein  |  05:45 PM ET, 04/09/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Rick Santorum, Bella, isabella santorum, 2012

Posted at 11:06 PM ET, 03/22/2012

Is Romney’s Etch a Sketch carved in stone?

Lies we forgive, but the truth we punish.

By Melinda Henneberger  |  11:06 PM ET, 03/22/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Mitt Romney, Rick Santorum, Newt Gingrich, etch a sketch, Eric Fehrnstrom, GOP primary, euthanasia, Barack Obama

Posted at 01:26 PM ET, 03/20/2012

Santorum's presidential porn talk

As president, Santorum would “vigorously enforce” existing laws to “prohibit distribution of hardcore (obscene) pornography” on the Internet and elsewhere.

By Suzi Parker  |  01:26 PM ET, 03/20/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Rick Santorum, porn, 50 shades of grey, erotica, family values

Posted at 02:36 PM ET, 03/17/2012

Romney loves Puerto Rico but Sotomayor, not so much

His attacks on the first Hispanic Supreme Court justice may cost him.

By Mary C. Curtis  |  02:36 PM ET, 03/17/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  mitt romney, sonia sotomayor, puerto rico, rick santorum

Posted at 07:57 AM ET, 03/08/2012

The pillbox primary

The candidate’s wives must do what their husbands cannot — come across as trustworthy, relatable, and aware that the 21st century started a while ago.

By Patricia Murphy  |  07:57 AM ET, 03/08/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  GOP primary, Newt Gingrich, Callista Gingrich, Rick Santorum, Karen Santorum, Mitt Romney, Ann Romney, Rush Limbaugh, contraception, women's vote, women voters'

Posted at 03:48 PM ET, 02/29/2012

Santorum remembers the ladies in Michigan speech

“My mom was a professional who actually made more money than her husband.”

By Melinda Henneberger  |  03:48 PM ET, 02/29/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Rick Santorum, Karen Santorum, Elizabeth Santorum, women voters, GOP primary

Posted at 01:29 PM ET, 02/23/2012

Rick Santorum's poodle-skirt vision of America

COLUMN | Let these pro-life Republican men who are so concerned about innocent lives put their money where their mouths are.

By Donna Trussell  |  01:29 PM ET, 02/23/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  rick santorum, foster friess, birth control, violence, women

Posted at 07:37 PM ET, 02/22/2012

A Murphy Brown moment in Arizona debate?

Would a debate moderator ask the hopefuls about sitcom reproductive “lifestyle choices?”

By Bonnie Goldstein  |  07:37 PM ET, 02/22/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  John King, Rick Santorum, New Gingrich, GOP debates

Posted at 10:15 PM ET, 02/21/2012

It’s Democrats who are putting focus on birth control

COLUMN | Wondering why the Republicans would want to ride such a losing pony? They don’t.

By Melinda Henneberger  |  10:15 PM ET, 02/21/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  war on birth control, GOP primary, Santorum and birth control, war on contraception, Obama and Catholics, Rick Santorum, Andrew Sullivan, Barack Obama, health care mandate, contraception mandate, Foster Freiss, Foster Friess, Nancy Pelosi

Posted at 05:56 PM ET, 02/19/2012

Santorum’s take on amnios doesn’t add up

“Amniocentesis does, in fact, result more often than not in this country in abortions,” the Republican presidential candidate said. “That is a fact.” I strongly doubt that.

By Melinda Henneberger  |  05:56 PM ET, 02/19/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Rick Santorum, amnios, amniocentesis and Santorum, GOP primary, Jennifer Rubin, social conservatives, Fox News, Rush Limbaugh

Posted at 04:02 PM ET, 02/16/2012

Does the GOP really want to go there on birth control?

Recent statements by Republicans on contraception and other touchy social issues risk alienating a large bloc of voters — women

By Sandra Fish  |  04:02 PM ET, 02/16/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  birth control, contraception, Rick Santorum

Posted at 12:12 PM ET, 02/11/2012

Female Navy vet: Santorum has a point

There are real issues of equality for women in the military, but they have nothing to do with forcing women into submarines or onto the front lines.

By Elizabeth Reintjes De Angelo  |  12:12 PM ET, 02/11/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Rick Santorum, GOP primary, women in combat roles, Santorum on women in combat roles, U.S. Navy

Posted at 10:50 AM ET, 02/10/2012

Santorum and women in combat: You want ‘other emotions,’ senator?

Our writers respond to GOP presidential candidate Rick Santorum’s comment that “other emotions” could hinder female soldiers in combat roles.

By Melinda Henneberger  |  10:50 AM ET, 02/10/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Santorum, Santorum and women in combat, Rick Santorum, Pentagon rules on women in combat

Posted at 08:55 AM ET, 02/04/2012

Campaigning is child neglect? Since when?

Yes, Santorum and Palin campaigned while also being parents. But unless their children were locked in closets, I'm not calling child services.

By Donna Trussell  |  08:55 AM ET, 02/04/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  rick santorum, child abuse, child neglect, daughter

Posted at 09:56 AM ET, 02/02/2012

Colorado Republicans explain their presidential picks

“Colorado’s kind of a Romney state,” one voter said.

By Sandra Fish  |  09:56 AM ET, 02/02/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Mitt Romney, Newt Gingrich, Rick Santorum, Ron Paul, GOP primary, Colorado caucuses, tea party, Herman Cain, Nevada primary

Posted at 02:12 PM ET, 01/31/2012

Newt Gingrich: Against racial dog whistles before he was for them

Back in 1988, he had some excellent advice for his party.

By Melinda Henneberger  |  02:12 PM ET, 01/31/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Newt Gingrich, race, food stamp president, Barack Obama, race, Rick Santorum, Ron Paul, GOP primary, '08 Democratic primary, Bill Clinton, Hillary Clinton

Posted at 10:38 AM ET, 01/31/2012

Santorum and the bulletproof glass ceiling: Would we be as understanding of a mom?

We know the answer, actually. Sarah Palin found out the hard way three years ago, after having her “priorities” eviscerated, mostly by other women.

By Patricia Murphy  |  10:38 AM ET, 01/31/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Rick Santorum, Michele Bachmann, Bella Santorum, family values, Sarah Palin, Sally Quinn, GOP primary, Trisomy 18, Down syndrome, motherhood