In this July 7, 2022, file photo, a woman supporting abortion-rights holds a sign outside the South Carolina Statehouse in Columbia, South Carolina. Credit: Meg Kinnard / AP

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On Sept. 15, BDN politics editor Michael Shepherd reported on various candidate positions on abortion. It centers on Bruce Poliquin but mentions Paul LePage, Rep. Jared Golden, Sen. Mitch McConnell, Sen. Lindsey Graham, Rep. Steve Scalise and Mike McClellan.

That’s seven men and no women in the article. Not that I don’t want to hear about candidate views, but I am so, so, so, so tired of this issue being all about the men.

Mary Offutt

Deer Isle