Women's Health Services Face Cuts In Republican Health Care BillThe bill would replace much of former President Barack Obama's health law. Two House committees approved the bill on Thursday, and Republicans are hoping to quickly pass it in the full House.
Dems Target Women With Batch Of BillsDemocrats and Republicans are fervently pursuing a batch of doomed bills in Congress because they target a coveted prize in the Nov. 4 elections: female voters.
Dems Seek Edge In Contraception RulingDemocrats see a political winner in the defeat they suffered when the Supreme Court ruled that businesses with religious objections may deny coverage for contraceptives.
U.S. Supreme Exempts Businesses From Contraception MandateA divided Supreme Court ruled Monday that some companies with religious objections can avoid the contraceptives requirement in President Obama's health care overhaul, the first time the high court has declared that businesses can hold religious views under federal law.
Supreme Court: Can't Make Employers Cover Contraception The Supreme Court says corporations can hold religious objections that allow them to opt out of the new health law requirement that they cover contraceptives for women.
Supreme Court: Can't Make Employers Cover ContraceptionThe Supreme Court ruled Monday that some corporations can hold religious objections that allow them to opt out of the new health law requirement that they cover contraceptives for women.
Feds: All Girls To Have Morning-After Pill AccessThe federal government on Monday told a judge it will reverse course and take steps to comply with his order to allow girls of any age to buy emergency contraception without prescriptions.
Election Won't End Abortion - Contraception DebateDemocrats and liberal advocacy groups have declared victory in what they called a Republican "war on women" and are celebrating the defeats of some GOP candidates who took rigid stands against abortion.
Opinion: Single-Issue Voting Is Wrong In These Multi-Issue TimesConsider the economy, the job market, the recent horrendous occurrences in the Middle East before voting for a person because of his race, his social-issue promises, or any other rather selfish reasons.
CBS Local Presidential Forum: Obama/Romney: Appealing To Women Voters!With this grueling presidential contest heading into the final days, President Barack Obama and former Mass. Gov Mitt Romney are getting in touch with their softer side as polls show women voters could be the ones to determine the outcome.
Family Planning Cut Having Negative ImpactCynthia Wilson of Dallas didn’t walk through the doors of a Planned Parenthood clinic looking for contraception
Opinion: Akin's Position On Rape And Abortion Is The GOP PlatformThe basic fact is that Romney, Ryan and Republican's are uncomfortable with a few of the words Congressman Akin used. They are not, however, uncomfortable with the policy position he was expressing. The record shows that they march in lockstep with Congressman Akin.
Opinion: Despite Denials Akin's Comments Are Part GOP War On WomenCongressman Akin's comments are unconscionable and while Congressman Akin owns the words that came from his mouth, the sentiment and his policy goals are shared by both Mitt Romney and Paul Ryan, despite their statements today.
Court Reviews Texas Planned Parenthood Funding BanAn attorney for the state argued Thursday that a federal judge improperly barred Texas from enforcing a new rule excluding Planned Parenthood clinics from participating in a taxpayer-funded women's health program.
Two North Texas Catholic Dioceses Sue Obama Administration Over ContraceptionThe Roman Catholic Dioceses of Dallas and Fort Worth have both filed a federal lawsuit against President Barack Obama's Administration over contraception.