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White House: Women's healthcare not threatened by ruling

Monday, May 16, 2016 - 00:37

The White House says millions of American women will continue to have access to health insurance they need, despite the Supreme Court's ruling in a case involving contraception coverage under the Obamacare law. Rough Cut (no reporter narration).

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ROUGH CUT (NO REPORTER NARRATION) STORY: The White House said on Monday that millions of American women will continue to have access to health insurance that they need, despite the Supreme Court's ruling in a case involving contraception coverage under the Obamacare law. "We were gratified by the ruling today," White House spokesman Josh Earnest told reporters. "And this announcement does ensure that millions of women across the country can continue to have access to their healthcare. And it is a reflection of something we have long believed: which is that it is possible to prioritize both access to healthcare for everybody while protecting the religious liberty of every American," Earnest said.

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White House: Women's healthcare not threatened by ruling

Monday, May 16, 2016 - 00:37