Bush Proposal Stirs Birth Control Debate

Bush Proposal Stirs Birth Control Debate

There are 9 comments on the Hartford Courant story from Jul 31, 2008, titled Bush Proposal Stirs Birth Control Debate. In it, Hartford Courant reports that:

At issue is the balance between religious freedom and patients' rights. The Health and Human Services Department is reviewing a draft regulation that would deny federal funding to medical centers that don't ...

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Logic

Denver, CO

#1 Jul 31, 2008
So Bush thinks that an individuals personal religious beliefs gives them the right to dictate whether or not a patient receives appropriate health care according to what they deem moral?

What about the rights of patients to receive COMPLETE health care appropriate to their needs?

Does this mean if there is a medical reason for an abortion to be performed (ie risk to the mothers life) that a doctor will be allowed to deny that woman a life-saving procedure just because they have a PERSONAL moral objection?
tom cruise

Bridgeport, CT

#2 Jul 31, 2008
This kind of illogical view towards medicine is only a step away from scientology.
Julia Hoard

Bensalem, PA

#3 Jul 31, 2008
Since when did religon become apart of our government? I have many other comments about this but all of it boils down to that one question.
Randi

United States

#4 Aug 1, 2008
When are we going to stand up and do something about this!? This is horific.
stupid

Evansville, IN

#5 Aug 1, 2008
my opinion is that if you have a problem giving someone the medical attention they need whether it be a pack of birth control or an abortion, then maybe you shouldn't be working in the medical field. this new "plan" will only cause teen pregnancy rates to rise.
Red

Pawleys Island, SC

#6 Aug 1, 2008
stupid wrote:
my opinion is that if you have a problem giving someone the medical attention they need whether it be a pack of birth control or an abortion, then maybe you shouldn't be working in the medical field. this new "plan" will only cause teen pregnancy rates to rise.
I could not agree more! I would never work in a field that might require me to go against a core belief I hold. Thank God the election is only 31/2 months away. I doubt even McCain could be this mysoginistic.

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Pro-choice and Proud

#7 Aug 2, 2008
Red wrote:
<quoted text>I could not agree more! I would never work in a field that might require me to go against a core belief I hold. Thank God the election is only 31/2 months away. I doubt even McCain could be this mysoginistic.
Actually, McCain is WORSE.
Red

Pawleys Island, SC

#8 Aug 2, 2008
z3ncat wrote:
<quoted text>
Actually, McCain is WORSE.
That's scary!!!
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