Democrats Seek to Reverse Contraceptive Ruling
July 9 (Bloomberg) -- U.S. Democratic Senators Mark Udall of Colorado, Patty Murray of Washington and Barbara Boxer of California talk about proposed legislation that would require for-profit companies to provide insurance coverage for contraceptives. Lawmakers are seeking to reverse the effect of a Supreme Court ruling last week, according to Murray.
Representatives Diana DeGette of Colorado and Louise Slaughter and Jerrold Nadler of New York, Cecile Richards, president of Planned Parenthood Action Fund, and Marcia Greenberger, co-president of the National Women’s Law Center, also speak at a news conference in Washington. (This report is an excerpt. Source: Bloomberg)