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President Obama Announces His Reversal On Contraceptive Coverage For Religious Employers (Getty Images)

Religious Leaders React To Birth Control Coverage

President Barack Obama announced Friday that he’s backing off of a requirement for church-affiliated employers to provide birth control coverage.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/10/2012

President Barack Obama stands with Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelious. (credit: JIM WATSON/AFP/Getty Images)

After Uproar, Obama Tweaks Birth Control Rule

In what senior administration officials described as an “accommodation,” President Obama announced the government will not force religiously-affiliated institutions to directly provide birth control coverage.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/10/2012

Henry Ford Hospital.

Health Ins. Companies To Cover Cost Of ‘The Pill’ For Female Subscribers In 2012

In August of 2012, health insurance companies will be required to cover the cost of birth control pills for their female subscribers without co-pays or deductibles.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/01/2011

CDC: One-Third Of Sex Ed Omits Birth Control

The government says nearly all U.S. teens have had formal sex education, but only about two-thirds have been taught about birth control methods.