Medicare Spends a LOT of Money on Penis Pumps

Remember this the next time a congressman makes even a peep about the birth control mandate: Between 2006 and 2011, Medicare spend a whopping $172 million on penis pumps. That's a lot of penis pumps! » 1/14/14 1:50pm 1/14/14 1:50pm

Soon, Your Employer Will Be Required to Fully Cover Your Birth Control

Today, Secretary of Health and Human Services Kathleen Sebelius announced that the Obama administration will soon require every employer-sponsored insurance plan to fully cover the cost of birth control. Additionally, the tiny loophole that allows some religious-based employers to be exempt from the requirement won't… » 1/20/12 4:40pm 1/20/12 4:40pm

Obama Administration Tries To Split The Difference On Sex Ed

Here's another way to try to make both sides happy and fail: Announce you're only going to grant money to sex education programs that are "science-based," and then give a few million to abstinence-only groups and a crisis pregnancy center. » 10/28/10 6:25pm 10/28/10 6:25pm

Bush Administration Memo Tries To Define Birth Control As Abortion

There are 188 days left in the Bush administration, and it is becoming painfully clear that if George W. cannot end the war, or boost the economy, he'll sure as hell make it his mission to chip away at Roe vs. Wade. As Reuters reports, a leaked Department Of Health and Human Services memo describes a plan to cut off… » 7/16/08 9:30am 7/16/08 9:30am