“Signatures to Rescind HHS Contraceptive Mandate Exceed Those on Petition in Favor of Policy 5 to 1″
Which, while suggestive, is not particularly dispositive with respect to public sentiment.
Whereas conservative stalwart John Boehner’s having taken to the floor of Congress to pledge an overturn of the mandate is a much better indicator of public opinion — because we all know that, without some compelling internal polling data telling GOP leadership where they should stand on the issue, John Boehner would just keep his mouth shut and hope Obama and the Democrats don’t come after him in the press.
Because they aren’t very nice, those progressive Democrats. And that sometimes makes Mr Speaker Boehner cry.
(h/t Steve Ertelt)