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Obama's Win on Health Insurance and Contraceptives

Mitchell, Lincoln A.

President Obama's decision to mandate that Catholic institutions, such as universities and hospitals, provide health insurance policies to their employees that cover contraception, has been treated by the media mostly as a big political mistake. But American Catholic voters' views are mixed to a point that the decision should not be described as making Catholic voters as a whole significantly less likely to vote for Obama.


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May 2, 2012
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