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Sandra Fluke: Opposing the Contraception Mandate Is Just Like Opposing Leukemia Coverage

sjk Wrote: Feb 01, 2013 6:51 PM
More FACTS for you saps!!! Q. Are medications to prevent pregnancy or procedures to prevent or terminate pregnancy covered? A. No, medications and procedures for birth control are not covered. The following notice is required by the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act: NOTICE TO PLAN PARTICIPANTS The organization that sponsors your health plan has certified that it qualifies for a temporary enforcement safe harbor with respect to the Federal requirement to cover contraceptive services without cost sharing. During this one-year period, coverage under your health plan will not include coverage of contraceptive services. http://studentaffairs.georgetown.edu/insurance/faqs.html
Marcus_T_Cicero Wrote: Feb 01, 2013 7:00 PM
Tell that to Catholic Hospitals, Mardel, Hobby Lobby, Chik-Fil-A et al. The time period is one year. After that Georgetown must provide even though it goes against their beliefs. I guess they are exempt from the First Amendment as well.
psydoc Wrote: Feb 01, 2013 6:57 PM
Wrong, again, sjk. It depends on the policy coverage.
brimley Wrote: Feb 01, 2013 6:57 PM
which still proves your lie that they are denied for medical reasons
Specious Rule Wrote: Feb 01, 2013 6:56 PM
Are you stoned or just brain dead? A temporary enforcement safe harbor. Do you know what temporary means? Stupid freeloader

On MSNBC this afternoon, Sandra Fluke truly outdid herself, attempting to argue that the people who disagree with the contraception mandate on religious freedom grounds are in the same category as people who oppose insurance coverage for leukemia. Just...watch:

What's important to note is that some of the folks who are continuing to object to this policy are actually worried about employers who are private companies, not religiously affiliated employers in any way, but the boss has a particular religious concern, and they want to be able to deny...