Hot News Stories (7/13/15)Posted: July 13, 2015
RH Reality Check (USA)
The Obama administration on Friday released final rules for employers claiming a religious objection to complying with the Affordable Care Act’s birth control benefit.
New York Times (New York, NY)
“My belief that the government should provide free, on-demand birth control is deeply rooted in my belief that the primary role of any government is to protect and expand personal liberties. But on a much simpler level, it makes economic sense.”
The Sacramento Bee (Sacramento, CA)
For 45 years, the federal government has subsidized contraception for poor and uninsured women, quietly preventing millions of abortions and unintended pregnancies. Once, Republicans saw that as a good thing. What happened?