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Abortion debate focuses on Sebelius


In a column published in Monday's Washington Post, [Robert Novak takes aim at the pro-choice views of Kansas Gov. Kathleen Sebelius][1] and how it might affect her chances of becoming Sen. Barack Obama's vice presidential running mate.Novak's harsh assessment, however, may be a positive thing for Sebelius [according to Washington Post political blogger Chris Cillizza][2] who said the Novak column raises Sebelius' national profile and "affirms her Democratic bona fides."On Wednesday, [Los Angeles Times columnist Tim Rutten joined the conversation][3], calling the Novak column "an absurd attack on a Democratic rising star." [1]: http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/content/article/2008/05/25/AR2008052502275.html [2]: http://blog.washingtonpost.com/thefix/2008/05/veepstakes_novak_on_sebelius.html?nav=rss_blog [3]: http://www.latimes.com/news/opinion/la-oe-rutten28-2008may28,0,5191185.column


Ralph Reed 9 years, 8 months ago

Ann,If you read the articles in today's LJW online you'll see that the local paper seems to be supporting this attack. It seems the article was a cut an paste from AP rather than being written locally.

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