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Head in Sand Syndrome – Getting Fluke’s argument wrong on purpose

Many people have completely missed the point of Sandra Fluke’s testimony. Several commenters, on my blog and elsewhere have asked why they should pay for somebody else’s contraception. This would be a perfectly reasonable argument if it had anything to do with what we’re talking about – it doesn’t. In the make-believe world of American politics, you can argue about whatever it is you want to argue about. Like, let’s argue over the government forcing religious institutions to subsidize women’s contraception. That’s a nice argument but that’s not what were talking about here. Let’s look at the facts. Georgetown, a private

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More on Limbaugh and exactly what Sandra Fluke said

Visit msnbc.com for breaking news, world news, and news about the economy I think it would be informative if we actually saw what the Georgetown law student said in front of a democratic forum. Here is Sandra Fluke’s testimony before Congress: Leader Pelosi, Members of Congress, good morning, and thank you for calling this hearing on women’s health and allowing me to testify on behalf of the women who will benefit from the Affordable Care Act contraceptive coverage regulation. My name is Sandra Fluke, and I’m a third year student at Georgetown Law, a Jesuit school. I’m also a past president

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