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Rick Santorum Addresses Birth Control Stance With Duggars

Rick Santorum Birth Control

First Posted: 01/08/12 08:03 PM ET Updated: 01/08/12 08:03 PM ET

Taylors-Wade Hampton Patch:

"It's been clarified about oh, 150,000 times, so I'll clarify 150,001," Santorum said. "I've never said I wanted to ban birth control. I wouldn't vote for it. This is sort of the sad part that comes in, with folks who have an agenda aren't really interested in the truth."

But he said the Supreme Court should not have overturned local laws concerning birth control, and he said he is firmly against federal subsidies that provide contraception.

"The Supreme Court in a variety of different cases, Roe V. Wade being principal one most people know, has created rights in the constitution that don't exist, and has no basis."

Read the whole story: Taylors-Wade Hampton Patch

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