contraceptives http://kcur.org en Judge Strikes Down Mo. Law Challenging Contraceptive Mandate http://kcur.org/post/judge-strikes-down-mo-law-challenging-contraceptive-mandate <p>A federal judge has struck down a Missouri law that directly challenges the so-called contraceptive mandate under the federal health law. The result of the judge’s actions mean Missouri health plans have to include no-cost options for contraceptives. Mon, 18 Mar 2013 20:10:34 +0000 Elana Gordon 33664 at http://kcur.org Judge Strikes Down Mo. Law Challenging Contraceptive Mandate Nixon Vetoes Contraceptive Refusal Bill http://kcur.org/post/nixon-vetoes-contraceptive-refusal-bill <p><span style="font-family: Arial, sans-serif; font-size: 19px; line-height: normal; ">Governor Jay Nixon has vetoed a bill designed to thwart President Obama&rsquo;s contraceptive mandate in Missouri.&nbsp;</span></p><p> Thu, 12 Jul 2012 21:31:53 +0000 Marshall Griffin 20927 at http://kcur.org Residents Raise Money For Contraceptives After County Votes Down Funding http://kcur.org/post/residents-raise-money-contraceptives-after-county-votes-down-funding <p>In response to leaders of Miami County voting against drawing down federal funds for a program that has long provided birth control to low income families, a group of area residents has raised the money.</p><p> Mon, 09 Apr 2012 01:27:18 +0000 Elana Gordon 15653 at http://kcur.org