Hot News Stories (2/4/14)Posted: February 4, 2014
Washington Post (Washington, DC)
In 30 states, abortion rates are at their lowest levels in at least 30 years, according to new data from the Guttmacher Institute, suggesting this drop is due to increased contraceptive use. In nine of those states, rates are the lowest since records began in 1973.
WDAZ News (USA)
A Minnesota businessman is suing the federal government saying the birth control mandate of the Affordable Care Act violate his religious beliefs.
Charlotte News Observer (Charlotte, NC)
North Carolina’s fiercely competitive U.S. Senate race could turn on one of the most divisive issues in politics. The abortion question shows up the stark contrast between the GOP challengers.