Udall Leads Effort to Ensure Military Personnel, Dependents Have Equal Access to Contraception
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"Women who defend our country in the armed forces and military dependents deserve the same coverage for essential health services that other Americans now have," Udall said. "This bill will ensure these women can plan their families without unnecessary economic hardship. And as part of my efforts to combat sexual assault in the military, my bill also expands access to counseling and emergency contraception for survivors. I won't rest until we've ended sexual assault in the armed forces for good, and until we do, we have to do everything we possibly can to provide the care and services survivors need."
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