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GOP lack sensitivity, understanding

I am dismayed with what I perceive to be an era of insensitivity which permeates today's Republican party. A few examples:

Women: Although Roe v. Wade was passed in 1973, Republicans are against women's right of choice 40 years later. Some are against the Fair Pay Act, although 75 percent of women make 25 percent less than men in the same job. Republicans are against funds allocated to Planned Parenthood, whose focus is on women's reproductive health.

Veterans: Republicans blocked the Veterans Jobs Bill of 2012, which would have provided $1 billion to give veterans the …

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