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Mitt Romney Birth Control

Laura Bassett

Mitt Romney's Contraception Strategy: Change The Subject

HuffingtonPost.com | Laura Bassett | Posted 10.17.2012 | Politics

Earlier in his campaign, Republican presidential nominee Mitt Romney took a clear stand on the issue of contraception coverage by stating that he woul...

Laura Bassett

Mitt Romney Reverses Contraception Position Under Pressure From Obama

HuffingtonPost.com | Laura Bassett | Posted 10.17.2012 | Politics

In response to a debate question about equal pay, President Barack Obama took the opportunity to criticize Mitt Romney's positions on contraception by...

Laura Bassett

Romney Glosses Over Past Position On Contraception

HuffingtonPost.com | Laura Bassett | Posted 10.10.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Republican presidential nominee Mitt Romney on Tuesday continued to moderate his past positions, this time glossing over his previous su...

The Contraception Benefit We Rarely Talk About

Posted 09.26.2012 | Women

Contraception has shaped American women's lives since they gained access to The Pill in the early 1960s. One benefit, however, seems to have received ...

Laura Bassett

Planned Parenthood President: Mitt Romney's Plan To 'Get Rid Of' Us Won't Balance Budget

HuffingtonPost.com | Laura Bassett | Posted 03.14.2012 | Politics

Cecile Richards, president of the Planned Parenthood Federation of America, said that she was traveling in Texas Tuesday when she read about Mitt Romn...

Ann Romney Defends Husband's Appeal With Women

Posted 03.07.2012 | Politics

Ann Romney introduced her husband Tuesday night in Boston and tried to steer the GOP primary conversation about women from contraception to the econom...

Sam Stein

Mitt Romney Backtracks On Comment Opposing Blunt Amendment [UPDATE]

HuffingtonPost.com | Sam Stein | Posted 02.29.2012 | Politics

In an interview with Ohio News Network on Wednesday, Mitt Romney said he opposed a controversial amendment that would allow employers to opt out of co...

Laura Bassett

Mitt Romney Slams Birth Control Decision Similar To One He Made In Massachusetts

HuffingtonPost.com | Laura Bassett | Posted 01.30.2012 | Politics

The Mitt Romney campaign sharply criticized President Barack Obama's recent decision to require most religiously affiliated employers to offer their e...

How Mitt Romney Threatens Women's (and Men's) Legal Right to Birth Control and Privacy in the Bedroom

Miles Mogulescu | Posted 03.11.2012 | Politics
Miles Mogulescu

If the next president is a Republican who gets to replace the ailing Ruth Bader Ginsburg with a judicial conservative, the right to privacy could be a thing of the past and states could enact laws which would pass Constitutional muster restricting access to birth control.

Laura Bassett

Mitt Romney Made Controversial Birth Control Veto

HuffingtonPost.com | Laura Bassett | Posted 01.09.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Mitt Romney artfully dodged a question about whether states have the right to ban birth control during Saturday's Republican presidentia...

Furious Maddow Tears Into Romney In Epic Rant

Posted 12.21.2011 | Media

Beer, birth control, baby-making - oh my! Rachel Maddow tore into Governor Mitt Romney last night and took her criticism of the GOP candidate (and, re...