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Dem. Rep: Republicans Want to ‘Kill Women’

Rep. Louise Slaughter (D., N.Y.) apparently missed the memo about making political dialogue more civil.

“In 1994, people were elected simply to kill the National Endowment for the Arts,” said Slaughter yesterday. “Now they’re here to kill women.”

In case that wasn’t offensive enough, she used a Nazi comparison.

 “You are allowed to have an abortion if you have been raped or it’s a matter of incest. However, you have to keep a receipt. Did you know that? It’s sort of like an old German Nazi movie. Show me your papers,” Slaughter said.

Katrina Trinko — Katrina Trinko is a political reporter for National Review. Trinko is also a member of USA TODAY’S Board of Contributors, and her work has been published in various media outlets ...

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