With soaring gasoline prices, increasing unrest in Afghanistan and threats of a nuclear Iran on his plate, President Obama made it a priority to call to the Georgetown University law student criticized by talk radio host Rush Limbaugh for demanding free contraceptives.

Using this cheap publicity stunt to shift attention from his policy failures may bolster Obama’s standing with his left-wing base, but it will not help the president’s standing with American families struggling to make ends meet.

Defending “free” mandates at the expense of religious liberty and morals shows how out of touch Obama is with the average American family.
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