First, it was endorsing McCain when there were still 3 pro-life candidates left in the race, and then joining his campaign to co-chair his "Catholic Outreach" commmittee. Now, he's ignoring the pleas of pro-lifers and endorsing the opponent of a pro-life hero in Kansas who is the acting District Attorney, the only DA in the country with a pending criminal case against a Planned Parenthood and according to Jill Stanek, " is likely the only DA in the country with the intestinal fortitude to stick with such an investigation." Yet, Brownback is endorsing his opponent, Steve Howe, who refused to sign a petition to launch a grand jury investigation against Planned Parenthood in his own county, and has the support of several prominent pro-aborts in his state. Ms. Stanek asks:
Was Brownback enticed to support Howe for a promise of support in his gubernatorial bid by non-conservative Republicans?
Or perhaps he fears sharing the ticket with Kline in 2010?
Read the rest of her column, "Is Brownback Betraying Pro-Lifers?"