MSNBC's Bashir Blows Smoke Over Obama Contraception Mandate in Newt-Bashing 'Clear the Air'

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While most in the liberal media are downright <a href="http://newsbusters.org/blogs/matthew-balan/2012/02/06/study-media-go-ba… President Obama's attack on religious institutions</a> -- via the mandate that they <a href="http://newsbusters.org/blogs/brent-baker/2012/02/06/network-newscast-bl… contraceptives in their health insurance plans</a>,
even if doing so violates church teaching -- MSNBC's Martin Bashir
mentioned the issue in the "Clear the Air" commentary that closed his February 6 program.</p>
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Of course, true to MSNBC form, Bashir ignored the legitimate policy and
religious liberty implications of Gingrich's complaint to dredge up
Gingrich's past moral failings, namely his adulteries, as a way of
fatally wounding the messenger and hence, Bashir hopes, negating the
message.</p><p>Read more at <a href="http://newsbusters.org/blogs/ken-shepherd/2012/02/06/msnbcs-bashir-blow…; target="_blank">NewsBusters here</a>.</p>

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