Schuette: People who want to limit contraception are “crazy”
January 2, 2014 | MPRN
attorney general’s been at the forefront of efforts to block mandates regarding
abortion coverage in the new federal healthcare law. Schuette says he remains
ardently opposed to abortion, but that’s not the case with contraception.
“Anyone who would want to limit the
choices or options for a woman on birth control is absolutely nuts, bonkers,
But Schuette also says employers should
not be coerced by the federal government into paying for coverage if they have
a religious objection.
The Michigan Catholic Conference is one
of the organizations that won a New Year’s Eve reprieve from a federal court on
contraception coverage. Schuette says the state’s role so far in litigation on
the Affordable Care Act has been limited to the issue of abortion.
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