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Imagining Brownback as governor

Kansans may not be thinking much about the increasingly likely governorship of Sen. Sam Brownback starting in 2011, but other media observers are on it. The blog Feministing fretted: "Brownback equates reproductive rights with slavery, says rape and incest survivors shouldn't have access to abortion, has opposed contraception access for low-income women, supported the global gag rule, and has backed a whole host of abortion restrictions. So, yeah, he'd be bad news for the women of Kansas." And a Brownback item on the liberal American Prospect's Tapped blog was headlined: "New Front in Abortion Wars: the Kansas Governor's Mansion."

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