1. In case you missed the national media’s chatter on the Michigan state House’s passage of a controversial abortion bill, here’s video of female legislators debating it, including the  speech that got one of them banned from speaking on the House floor for the day. The bill now goes to the state Senate, which is likely to address the issue come September. 

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    Female Legislator Who Dared Say ‘Vagina’ During Abortion Debate Banned From Speaking on House Floor

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