Supreme Court Blasted for Birth-Control Ruling

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Political leaders nationwide lamented the Supreme Court's ruling Monday on Burwell vs. Hobby Lobby allowing for-profit employers to use religious reasons to opt out of a mandate of the Obama health care law to provide contraceptive coverage.

The high court ruled 5-4, with conservative Justice Samuel Alito writing the majority opinion.

Florida U.S. Rep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz, chair of the Democratic National Committee, said the court's decision is a setback for Americans covered by President Obama's health care law.

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