The Mother’s Day Card on the White House website and shown below has been making the rounds on Twitter.
Of course what it leaves out is that Obamacare (a.k.a. the Affordable Care Act) doesn’t prohibit abortion funding, despite the executive order fig leaf that President Obama attempted to trick people with. Additionally, the mandate that HHS is attempting to enforce would require employers to fund insurance for abortifacients even if that goes against their religious beliefs.
Update: Warner Todd Huston brings up an interesting point.
But this does bring to mind a question. Why is Obama celebrating mothers now? After all, back in 2008 he said that motherhood is a “punishment.”
You might remember that in 2008 Obama insisted that he wouldn’t want his daughters “punished with a baby.”