Daily Archives: July 21, 2011
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If you’d like a very funny summary of the values of Republican/Teaparty thought on busting the deficit, check it out HERE.
According to Salon:
Free birth control should be offered to all American women as a part of the 2010 Affordable Care Act, according to a new report from the Institute of Medicine (IOM). The report, released Tuesday, detailed services that should be classified as preventative medicine under the act and as such should be fully covered by insurers.
– Nancy Keenan, president of NARAL Pro-Choice America
You can sign a petition HERE.
- ‘Free’ Birth Control: What It Means for You (self.com)
- New Obama Health Insurance Plan May Include Free Birth Control (hiphopwired.com)
- Free birth control? Panel makes recommendation (abclocal.go.com)
- Health Group Backs Free Birth Control For Women (huffingtonpost.com)
- IOM Report: Birth Control Should Be Free (via TIME Healthland) (shineonscotland.com)
- President Obama May Approve Free Birth Control In New Health Insurance Plan (hellobeautiful.com)
- Birth control should be free, report says (cnn.com)