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Sat Feb 11, 2012, 03:52 PM

Today in -- "Republicans are ~high~ sitting in a smoke filled echo chamber"

GOP Ups The Ante, Introduces Legislation To Allow Any Employer To Deny Any Preventive Health Service


http://thinkprogress.org/health/2012/02/10/423346/gop-ups-the-ante-introduces-legislation-to-allow-any-employer-to-deny-any-preventive-health-service/

But Republicans and some conservative Catholic groups are not satisfied with the accommodation and hope to use their false claim of “religious persecution” to deny women access to preventive health services. Despite Obama’s decision to shield nonprofit religious institutions from offering birth control benefits, next week Sen. Roy Blunt (R-MO) is expected to offer an amendment that would permit any employer or insurance plan to exclude any health service, no matter how essential, from coverage if they morally object to it:

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Reply Today in -- "Republicans are ~high~ sitting in a smoke filled echo chamber" (Original post)
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Sat Feb 11, 2012, 03:58 PM

1. That will rally the troops around the Republicans!

Hand middle-class women and their families another bill for $600-1200 a year to buy BC that was a covered benefit under their insurance. They just don't get it. Their wedge issues are going to drive negative returns. I guess they don't realize that Republican women and families use this benefit as well.

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