Dem lawmaker: GOP wants to put ‘big government in your bedroom’

By David Edwards
Wednesday, May 4, 2011 12:40 EDT
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Rep. Jackie Speier (D-CA) said Wednesday that H.R. 3, the GOP’s “No Taxpayer Funding For Abortion Act“, would put “big government in your bedroom.”

“This [legislation] is about whether we should use the tax code as a moral club to impose the religious views of a few members of Congress on the entire nation.”

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David Edwards
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David Edwards has served as an editor at Raw Story since 2006. His work can also be found at Crooks & Liars, and he's also been published at The BRAD BLOG. He came to Raw Story after working as a network manager for the state of North Carolina and as as engineer developing enterprise resource planning software. Follow him on Twitter at @DavidEdwards.
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