Political Headlines - August 24, 2012

Here are the top POLITICAL headlines from today:

  • Abortion opposition group to back Scott Brown: The state's leading antiabortion group plans to back Senator Scott Brown, potentially undercutting the Republican's effort to distance himself from his party's platform. Globe political reporter Michael Levenson writes.


  • The GOP's big tent collapses: If voters deem the abortion exceptions important, is it realistic to think that a President Romney would stand up for them? Globe columnist Scot Lehigh details.