White House Working On New Birth Control Insurance Rule

White House Working On New Birth Control Insurance Rule

By Kathleen Hennessey, Los Angeles Times The Obama administration plans to make another change in the rules governing how employer health care plans cover birth control, one in a ...

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Democratic Lawmakers Move To Upend Ruling On Birth Control

Democratic Lawmakers Move To Upend Ruling On Birth Control

By Kyung M. Song, The Seattle Times WASHINGTON -- Taking up advice from Supreme Court Chief Justice John G. Roberts Jr., congressional Democrats Wednesday introduced legislation t ...

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After Hobby Lobby

After Hobby Lobby

WASHINGTON -- It's not often that social and corporate conservatives come together, but the five right-of-center justices on the U.S. Supreme Court fashioned exactly this synthesi ...

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Why Are Courts Allowing Redefinitions Of Emergency Contraception?

Why Are Courts Allowing Redefinitions Of Emergency Contraception?

This post is the third in the Roosevelt Institute's National Women's Health Week series, which will address pressing issues affecting the health and economic security of women and ...

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Philippine High Court Upholds Law On Birth Control Rights

Philippine High Court Upholds Law On Birth Control Rights

By Carol J. Williams, Los Angeles Times The Philippine Supreme Court on Tuesday upheld a law guaranteeing access to birth control and sex education in a country that has high mate ...

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The Contraceptive Mandate Finally Leads America Out Of The Victorian Era

The Contraceptive Mandate Finally Leads America Out Of The Victorian Era

The Affordable Care Act demonstrates an affirmative, proactive step from government for women's access to reproductive health care, but conservatives are bent on moving backwards. ...

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Contraception Debate Clouds Obama’s Vatican Visit

Contraception Debate Clouds Obama’s Vatican Visit

By Tangi Quemener and Laure Brumont Vatican City (AFP) -- U.S. President Barack Obama spoke of his admiration for Pope Francis and invited him to the United States at their first ...

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5 Ways Rand Paul Shows That He Doesn’t Really Care About Women

5 Ways Rand Paul Shows That He Doesn’t Really Care About Women

Most people assumed that the churlish attacks from Senator Rand Paul (R-KY) on Bill Clinton were just a way for the junior senator from Kentucky to try to intimidate Hillary Clint ...

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Mike Huckabee Confirms Your Worst Fears About The Republican Party

Mike Huckabee Confirms Your Worst Fears About The Republican Party

Former Arkansas governor Mike Huckabee triggered outrage this week with just one word: "libido." Republicans insisted that the politician-turned-TV/radio host who was speaking at ...

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Today In GOP Outreach: Mike Huckabee Teaches Women About Controlling Libido, ‘Uncle Sugar’

Today In GOP Outreach: Mike Huckabee Teaches Women About Controlling Libido, ‘Uncle Sugar’

At this year's annual winter meeting of the Republican National Committee, the assembled partisans have focused on rebutting the perception that they are waging a "war on women." ...

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