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Boehner: Congress to overturn birth control policy

There are 6 comments on the Valley Morning Star story from Feb 8, 2012, titled Boehner: Congress to overturn birth control policy. In it, Valley Morning Star reports that:

House Speaker John Boehner accused the Obama administration Wednesday of an "unambiguous attack on religious freedom," promising that Congress will reverse a new policy requiring religious schools and hospitals to provide employees with free birth control if the president doesn't. Escalating a fight that has roiled the presidential race, Boehner ... (more)

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Moliner

El Centro, CA

#1 Feb 8, 2012
I think this whole issue is just another of Obama's political ploys.

Those most in need for birth control, the unemployed, those on welfare and food stamps, aren't going to benefit by the policy because they can't afford insurance coverage in the first place..

“Boot to the Head”

Since: Jul 08

Mogadore, OH

#2 Feb 8, 2012
What do you think was to gain by this ridiculous tactic? Diversion? Surprise win?
Vatican Ploy

Seffner, FL

#3 Feb 9, 2012
98 per cent of Catholics practice birth control ....... only PEDI Rabbis and Preists ignore the barrier methods ......... Rick Santorum Mitch Daniels , Robert Hanssen and Scott Walker go bare when with the KOCH BROTHERS , Sheldon Adelson, Eric Cantor and Moshe Dalsimer.

Since: Sep 08

Placitas, NM

#4 Feb 9, 2012
Interesting how these Reich-wingers are so concerned about what the Catholic Church says about contraception but didn't/doesn't give a damn about the church's admonishments about the illegal and immoral Iraqi invasion, death penalty, unemployment benefits, Immigration reform, drivers licenses for immigrants, poverty relief, the DREAM Act, and many others, Republicants are severely at odds with the Catholic Church.

Yet when it comes to protecting women they are spout the crap from the Old (supposedly celibate) bachelors! and talk about a war on religion.

“Boot to the Head”

Since: Jul 08

Mogadore, OH

#5 Feb 9, 2012
PlacitasRoy wrote:
Interesting how these Reich-wingers are so concerned about what the Catholic Church says about contraception but didn't/doesn't give a damn about the church's admonishments about the illegal and immoral Iraqi invasion, death penalty, unemployment benefits, Immigration reform, drivers licenses for immigrants, poverty relief, the DREAM Act, and many others, Republicants are severely at odds with the Catholic Church.
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I agree that Republicans are at odds with the Catholic Church. So are Democrats.

You may want to note that many Catholics on the liberal side have voiced strong opposition to HHS decree.
Dingo

Sacramento, CA

#6 Feb 9, 2012
And..., did some one say there are NOT stupid democrat religious fanatics?
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Cathoholic wrote:
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I agree that Republicans are at odds with the Catholic Church. So are Democrats.
You may want to note that many Catholics on the liberal side have voiced strong opposition to HHS decree.

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