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Obama Birth Control

Laura Bassett

Catholic Clergy Raises False Alarms About Birth Control Mandate

HuffingtonPost.com | Laura Bassett | Posted 11.29.2011 | Politics

The Catholic clergy has aggressively lobbied against the Obama administration's proposed rules for contraception coverage for the past few months, arg...

Will the President Ever "Man Up" for Women?

Keli Goff | Posted 01.28.2012 | Politics
Keli Goff

Those of us who are tired of political posturing should remember that the real culprits in the political standoff over contraception are not conservatives.

Laura Bassett

Badgered By Bishops, Will Obama Back Down On Birth Control?

HuffingtonPost.com | Laura Bassett | Posted 11.18.2011 | Politics

Top White House officials held a private call with lawmakers of the Pro Choice Caucus on Friday for advice on how to deal with the religious exemption...

Religious Groups Take Issue With Birth Control Provision In Health Care Law

AP | RICARDO ALONSO-ZALDIVAR | Posted 10.07.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON — They defied the bishops to support President Barack Obama's health care overhaul. Now Catholic hospitals are dismayed the law may f...

Obama Administration: Health Insurers Must Cover Birth Control With No Copays

AP/The Huffington Post | Posted 10.01.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Health insurance plans must cover birth control as preventive care for women, with no copays, the Obama administration said Monday in a ...

Obama's Abortion Plans: Aims To Reverse Bush-Era Rules

Wall Street Journal | LAURA MECKLER | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- The outgoing Bush administration this week will finalize a regulation establishing a "right of conscience" allowing medical staff to ref...