Pelosi: GOP goes to 'amazing' lengths to ignore 'voices of women'
By Sam Baker - 02/23/12 08:38 PM EST
House Democrats kept pressing their case on contraception Thursday,
using a hearing on the issue to hammer the GOP and frame the debate
around women’s health.
Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.)
organized the hearing after an Oversight Committee panel last week did
not include any female witnesses who support the White House’s order
requiring employers and insurance companies to cover birth control.
"It's amazing what lengths they will go to so they don't have to listen to the voices of women," Pelosi said at the hearing.
For the full article on The Hill's Healthwatch blog, click here.