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NC General Assembly’s Anti-ACA Hearing: A jibe at Sandra Fluke

Posted By Adam Searing On March 31, 2014 @ 9:15 am In Uncategorized | Comments Disabled

Chris Conover — the expert called by the NC General Assembly this month as the main witness for the anti-Affordable Care Act committee (convened for some reason four years after passage of the health law) — had  other digs in his presentation that betrayed his bias besides his quips about the “Abominable Care Act [1]” and his denunciation of President Obama as a fascist [2]last month.  This one was a jibe at Sandra Fluke, the lawyer who gained notice as a law student a couple years ago for saying the ACA should cover birth control for women – a truly radical concept for Conover and a few others it seems.  Why Conover should feel the need to bring up Fluke who is recently married,  lives in the Santa Monica, CA area, and is now running for a state senate seat there 3,000 miles away from Raleigh [3] is anyone’s guess although, given the nature of his presentation, it likely was just one more hot button to push:


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[1] Abominable Care Act: http://pulse.ncpolicywatch.org/2014/03/18/nc-general-assembly-partisan-attacks-on-the-affordable-care-act-meet-reality-of-coverage/

[2] denunciation of President Obama as a fascist : http://www.forbes.com/sites/theapothecary/2014/03/06/progressive-fascism-obamacares-lawless-rollout-cements-case-against-single-payer-health-care/

[3] now running for a state senate seat there 3,000 miles away from Raleigh: http://www.surfsantamonica.com/ssm_site/the_lookout/news/News-2014/March-2014/03_28_2014_Sandra_Fluke_Wants_to_Make_Political_Debut_as_Santa_Monica_Southbay_State_Senator.html

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