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Fri Apr 13, 2012, 05:20 PM

Romney Wades Back In To Contraception Fight — With Key Omissions



In a speech to the National Rifle Association Friday, likely GOP presidential nominee Mitt Romney waded back into the contraception wars, attacking President Obama’s health care provision requiring employers, including religiously affiliated groups, to provide contraceptive coverage to female employees — a requirement Romney vowed to repeal. But in doing so, he elided two key facts about his tenure as governor of Massachusetts: that he enforced a very nearly identical mandate at the state level enacted by his predecessor; and advanced a separate one requiring religiously affiliated hospitals to provide emergency contraception to rape victims.

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Fri Apr 13, 2012, 05:30 PM

1. The Amish and Mennonites have a religious objection to being photographed but the Repubs

have no problem with their not being able to vote without photo ID

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