“What happened to the Republican Party that I joined?”

Oklahoma state Rep. Doug Cox tells Salon why his Republican colleagues' policies are "discriminatory against women."

Doug Cox (Credit: AP/Sue Ogrocki/Susan Walsh/photo collage by Salon)

KRISTI KIRK (PATRIOTS AND PAULIES POLITICS & NEWS) – While I can appreciate his motives, I can’t help feeling Dr. Cox is a hypocrite for lambasting the GOP over being anti-choice when he is such an ardent supporter of Obamacare.

“What happened to the Republican Party that felt that the government has no business being in an exam room, standing between me and my patient?” Cox asked in his letter/op ed addressing Republican colleagues. “Where did the party go that felt some decisions in a woman’s life should be made not by legislators and government, but rather by the women, her conscience, her doctor and her God?”

Has he read the healthcare law? (http://www.hhs.gov/healthcare/rights/law/)

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Ron Paul, Nebraska and Our Stupid Media

Jack Hunter's Paultical Ticker on PATRIOTS AND PAULIES (Politics & News)

PAULTICAL TICKER with Jack Hunter (RONPAUL2012.COM) – I keep reading these stories about what happened in Nebraska yesterday, where phrases like “Ron Paul’s last stand” and reporters saying things like “it’s all over for Ron Paul” are used liberally.

This is stupid. These reports are stupid. They may be accurate in the immediate technical electoral sense, but are wholly inaccurate in the much more pertinent and larger sense when reporting on anything concerning Ron Paul and his very large, vocal and influential movement.

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VIDEO: Ron Paul’s Becoming Something More Important Than President

((Serfs Up!)) Patricia Walsh writes: YES!!! The ideas/philosophy…the movement is what is important…it is bigger than any one person…clear to me that Ron Paul knows this and has known it all along…he has said as much more than once… From Sovereign to Serf – FB

Why Ron Paul conceding he won’t be president and Rand Paul supporting the presumptive GOP nominee are but trivial anecdotes to the obvious and ongoing success of the most transformative political movement of our time: The rEVOLution.