Statements about Contraception
Says Cory Gardner "championed an eight-year crusade to outlaw birth control here in Colorado."
"We, the bishops of the United States -- can you believe it -- in 1919 came out for more affordable, more comprehensive, more universal health care."
Says "Romney supported a law that could have made most common forms of birth control illegal."
Says Mitt Romney suggested that "employers should be able to make the decision as to whether or not a woman gets contraception through her insurance coverage."
Says Mitt Romney opposes requiring employers to cover contraception and would eliminate funding for Planned Parenthood.
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