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SIMMONS: Romney has a persuasive Texas lawyer making his case
Ms. Carter, to be clearer, said that government help means weaning some adults off generational welfare and replacing it with jobs and careers that lead to self-reliance.
She also said she often uses her dad’s landscaping business as a measuring stick for the economy. That is to say when the local, state and U.S. are economies are not healthy, “people plant their own gardens.”
Q: What about government-funded abortions on demand?
A: I think that Gov. Romney made clear that he wants to have access to health care. … Government’s duty is not to fund abortion.
Here again, hers is a picture of a different sort than those within the ranks of the Republican Party, eh?
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Award-winning opinion writer Deborah Simmons is a senior correspondent who reports on City Hall and writes about education, culture, sports and family-related topics. Mrs. Simmons has worked at several newspapers, and since joining The Washington Times in 1985, has served as editorial-page editor and features editor and on the metro desk. She has taught copy editing at the University of ...
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