“If it’s a legitimate rape, the female body has ways to try to shut that whole thing down.” Todd Akin uttered those infamous words on TV just a few days ago while explaining his extreme views on abortion. And while the GOP pretends they don’t agree with him, their actions speak louder than their words. The Republican National Convention approved a strict anti-choice plank that doesn’t give women any right to choose, even for victims of rape or incest.
Anti-choice extremists like Todd Akin, Paul Ryan, and the other Tea Party Republicans think they know what is best for women and families, but the truth is they have no clue. Join EMILY’s List and tell the GOP: Stop the War on Women!