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CT GOP candidates prescribe over-the-counter birth control pills

Blister pack of oral contraceptive pills

WASHINGTON – To counter Democratic attacks that they are soldiers in a “war against women” some GOP candidates across the nation, including at least two in Connecticut, are advocating for changing federal laws to allow the purchase of over-the-counter birth control. Continue Reading →

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Rep. Larry Miller dies, made his illness a cause for science


Rep. Lawrence G. Miller, R-Stratford, died Sunday after a battle with cancer, one that Miller discussed a decade ago in advocating support for stem cell research and again in 2011 when he backed an effort to bank umbilical cord blood. An active Catholic, he said the Church was wrong in opposing embryonic stem cell research. Continue Reading →

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