Tag Archive: EMILY’s List

Was being a woman a pre-existing condition before passage of the ACA?

“Not long ago, the GOP took the government to the brink of shutdown, trying to defund Planned Parenthood. And now they’re threatening to shut down the government if they can’t destroy Obamacare. “If they’re successful, it’s really bad for women and families. We’ll go back to a time when insurance didn’t have to fully cover birth control. When simply being…
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EMILY’s List says Jim DeMint claims women want to be forced to have ultrasounds

“According to DeMint: women want to be forced to have ultrasounds.” —Melissa Ryan, digital director for EMILY’s List   Overview The claim from EMILY’s List borrows a fabricated absurdity circulated by progressive sites. The Facts An email from EMILY’s list contained the following:   Former Senator and current President of the Heritage Foundation Jim DeMint went on Meet the Press…
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EMILY’s List president says court win for Hobby Lobby would result in millions of women ‘losing basic health coverage.’

“At Hobby Lobby alone, the care of thousands of women in 42 states is at risk. And if the courts side with them, that means millions of women face losing basic health coverage.” —Stephanie Schriock, EMILY’s List   Overview An email from Stephanie Schriock, president of EMILY’s List, uses technically true statements to serially exaggerate the potential effects of the…
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