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Thank Goodness Gender Rating Is Over So We Can Pay For Abortion Coverage

Even if the Affordable Care Act stays in place, Republicans already found a way to make women pay more.

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(VIDEO) Mikulski: “Republicans Are From Mars; Dems From Planet Earth”

A day after Republicans decided to declare their own week of half-days at work and to stall as much as possible all Senate business, Senator Barbara Mikulski (D-MD) took to the floor of the Senate to reiterate some of the most important elements of health reform for women.

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(UPDATED) The Health Care Bill and Women’s Health: Wins, Losses, and Challenges

Today, President Obama will sign into law the Affordable Health Care for America Act.  An initial summary of the wins, losses, and remaining challenges for women’s health and rights.

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Remembering Roe in Denver: Real People, Real Stories

Colorado women at a “Remember Roe” event tell of the driving forces behind their advocacy for choice in a state in which “personhood” threatens Roe, and conservative lawmakers try to kill a bill banning gender rating in insurance policies.

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(Video) “I Object!” Republicans Seek to Prevent Women Congressional Leaders from Speaking About Health Care

In a childish effort to obstruct Congresswoman Lois Capps from speaking on the House floor on health reform, Congressman Tom Price (R-GA) repeatedly intoned "I object."

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VIDEOS: Insurance Company to Peggy Robertson: Want Coverage? Get Sterilized… and By the Way, Your Son is Too Small

Insurance denial continued: Now we have the case of Peggy Robertson, a woman who was denied coverage because of a prior C-section and told to get sterilized, and then her son was denied coverage for holding his breath, and for being too small.

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