Free birth control program in Colorado reduced teen births by 40%

If only conservatives would wise up and realize that making birth control more readily accessible would likely lead to far fewer unwanted pregnancies – and by virtue far fewer abortions. A program that provides contraceptives to low-income women contributed to a 40-percent drop in Colorado’s teen birth rate between 2009…

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Vox: Colorado offered free birth control — and teen births fell by 40 percent

There’s been a lot written here (and in a bunch of other places) about the U.S. Supreme Court’s recent decision allowing Hobby Lobby to refuse to provide health insurance coverage for contraceptives for its female employees, and shortly after the Supreme Court’s decision, I noted on Twitter that the Hobby…

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Professor Rick’s Paradise

Professor Esenberg has been discussed here lately, and while many people laugh at his futile attempts to explain away the wrongdoings of the Walker administration(and pretty much anyone who puts an R after their name) he has now found the perfect law! Colorado State Rep Laura Bradford (R- Barley &…

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