You choose, we deliver
If you are interested in this story, you might be interested in others from The Journal Gazette. Go to www.journalgazette.net/newsletter and pick the subjects you care most about. We'll deliver your customized daily news report at 3 a.m. Fort Wayne time, right to your email.

The Scoop

  • R.R. Donnelley adding equipment, 75 jobs
    Statement as issued by the Kosciusko Economic Development Corporation:Total employment in Kosciusko County for May 2014 hit 40,460 which is 736 more people employed than April.
  • IRS scam calls hit Indiana
    Statement as issued Monday by the Indiana State Police:The Indiana State Police are warning the public of a scam that has moved to Indiana.
  • Warsaw police say report is unfounded
    The Warsaw Police Department has withdrawn its item asking the public to identify people in a photo. The initial report was unfounded, according to the department.
Advertisement

Verbatim: Mourdock was terribly disrespectful to rape victims

Mourdock

Statement as issued Wednesday by Indiana Democratic Party Chairman Dan Parker:

"Richard Mourdock is trying to walk away from his reprehensible comments last night and claim that we misrepresented his assertion that pregnancies resulting from rape are part of God's will. His Presidential nominee, Mitt Romney, who won't say if he still endorses Mourdock, took his words that way. I'm a pro-life Catholic, and I took his words that way. What he said was extreme and terribly disrespectful to rape victims, and he knows it. Before last night, Richard Mourdock was just a Tea Party Zealot, now he is an extreme Tea Party Zealot. He just disqualified himself to be Indiana's next U.S. Senator."

Note

The attached Associated Press video contains his entire comment on the subject.

Send items for The Scoop to jgnews@jg.net.

Advertisement