Religous Liberty, Politics and Women’s Health Care

Religous Liberty, Politics and Women’s Health Care

Join us to discuss reactions to the The Susan G. Komen Foundation - Planned Parenthood controversy and the role of politics in women’s health.

Yesterday senior Obama campaign adviser David Axelrod indicated that the administration may seek some kind of compromise on the new rule which requires religious institutions to include access to contraceptives in their employee health plans. Republican presidential hopeful Mitt Romney seized on the issue calling the rule an assault on religion. Please join us for a conversation on religious liberty, politics, and women’s health.

Guests

Barry Lynn

executive director of Americans United for Separation of Church and State and author of "Piety & Politics" (Harmony Books)

Anthony Picarello

associate general counsel, United States Conference of Catholic Bishops

Laura Meckler

White House correspondent, The Wall Street Journal.

Sarah Brown

ceo, The National Campaign to Prevent Teen and Unwanted Pregnancy

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