Obama to emphasize women's health, economy in Colo

By: Associated Press Email
By: Associated Press Email

DENVER (AP) -- President Barack Obama is emphasizing women's health issues on his campaign visit to Colorado.

The president started his visit on Wednesday with a rally in Denver, where he was introduced by Georgetown University student Sandra Fluke. She gained notoriety after conservative talk show host Rush Limbaugh called her a slut because she supports the Obama health care law's requirement that insurance companies cover contraception.

The president is also expected to focus on the economy during stops in Grand Junction, Pueblo and Colorado Springs.

A new Quinnipiac University poll shows Obama and Mitt Romney tied among voters in Colorado households earning between $30,000 and $50,000 per year -- an important target. Obama leads among voters with lower incomes; Romney is favored by those making more.

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  • by Anonymous on Aug 8, 2012 at 12:59 PM
    Re: "President Barack Obama plans to emphasize women's health issues" Quick -- which sex is healthier and lives longer? Which sex owns most of the financial wealth in the U.S.? Which sex does Obama pander to non-stop, as in "Obama plans to emphasize women's health issues"? See: "Feminists don’t want you to know how women help create the wage gap: Women 'want rich husbands, not careers'” http://malemattersusa.wordpress.com/2012/03/29/what-feminists-dont-want-you-to-know-women-want-rich-husbands-not-careers/ The New York Times: "Health-wise, men are the weaker sex" http://malemattersusa.wordpress.com/2012/02/04/health-wise-men-are-the-weaker-sex/ 15 leading causes of death at http://www.cdc.gov/nchs/data/dvs/LCWK1_2009.pdf Deaths, percent of total deaths, and death rates for the 15 leading causes of death in 5-year age groups, by race and sex: United States, 2009 Men, Page 12: All races, male, all ages Women, Page 23: All races, female, all ages
  • by nicole Location: grand jct on Aug 8, 2012 at 11:07 AM
    why cause that's the ONLY good thing he has done for america in the past 3 years . i mean good job on that but hello america needs more then free birth control and pap smears dude look at the economy right now and the past 3 years it freaking sucks !!!
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      by Anonymous on Aug 9, 2012 at 02:17 PM in reply to nicole
      What about mens health? They say more women are being born now days then men. Are you saying you dont mind being a carpet muncher? Hey thats ok. What else are you looking for, more condoms and clubs for you to go fornicate at? Grow up Nicole, he has not done anything good for merica in the past three years.
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