Much fuss has been made over hoops politicians want to force women to jump through in order to get anyone to help them pay for birth control, from the suggestion that women should be forced to prove to their religious employers that their prescription is for non-slatternly reasons to "personhood" devotees who believe that hormonal contraception is akin to homunculus homicide and shouldn't be covered by insurance.
Remember when we said the birth control compromise Obama would announce today for religious employees wouldn't satisfy anyone? Well, we are actually satisfied! (Mostly, anyhow.) More » Read Post
A proposed new law in Arizona would give employers the power to request that women being prescribed birth control pills provide proof that they're using it for non-sexual reasons. And because Arizona's an at-will employment state, t... Read Post