CNN Evening News for Monday, Aug 20, 2012
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(Studio: Anderson Cooper) Live discussion held with former Bachmann campaign spokeswoman Alice Stewart and EMILY's List president Stephanie Shriock about the political fallout from Akin; details given about a Republican bill that would limit funding for abortions out of forcible rape. [SHRIOCK, STEWART - offer views on the political impact of what Akin said about women and the positions of Romney and Representative Paul Ryan on women's issues.]
(Washington: Tom Foreman) Ryan and women's rights examined; anti-Ryan political ad shown; details given about Ryan's positions on the unborn and forcible abortion legislation and how the party is "selling" Ryan. [RYAN - calls Washington the "silly place."]
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