Not long after rolling back the Obama-era HHS contraceptive mandate (which is now left to the courts), the Trump administration has announced a plan to reshape the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services’ Office of Civil Rights in order to provide health workers with greater religious and moral conscience protections. Show More Summary
The HHS under President Obama tried to override and destroy religious freedom and conscience which was clearly demonstrated in that administration’s HHS Contraceptive Mandate. Now the Department of Health and Human Services under President Trump is going an entirely different direction and in the process has established a new division to actually support and encourage […]
The ACA mandate required insurers to cover contraceptive services without a co-pay.
The Trump administration didn't follow the rules when it tried to roll back the Affordable Care Act's contraceptive mandate. The post Court Blocks Trump’s Plan to Gut Birth Control Access appeared first on Rewire.
RELIGIOUS LIBERTY This is why judges matter. Remember when President Trump granted a moral and religious exemption for the HHS contraception mandate? Well, a federal judge blocked Trump’s order. http://cvote.it/2yR9XVZ ABORTION The...Show More Summary
In October, the Trump Administration made the decision to roll back the contraceptive mandate, a part of the Affordable Care Act (ObamaCare) which, according to a previous report by Live Action News, “required employers to provide all...Show More Summary
U.S. District Judge Wendy Beetlestone said the exemption that protects the Little Sisters of the Poor from violating their faith intrudes into the lives of women.
December 5 is the deadline to submit comments on the Trump Administration’s recent action to gut the Affordable Care Act’s contraceptive mandate, which requires employer-sponsored health plans to ensure women’s access to free, effective contraception. This decision, announced in October … Continue reading ?
NY AG is arguing that women will suffer "irreparable harm" from lack of access to no-cost contraception.
Students and staff are affected after the Trump administration rolled back a federal mandate that requires employers to cover contraception costs.
A group of Christian ministries is freed from Obamacare’s contraceptive mandate after three long years of litigation. Living Ministries and several ministries of the Christian and Missionary Alliance have received relief from the U.S. Department of Justice and will no longer be forced to offer contraception coverage to employees. The First Liberty Institute clients were […]
Apparently fighting to infringe on her own religion's teaching on contraception is a "value" for Nancy Pelosi.
Senator Patty Murray (D-Wash.) thinks women need birth control in order to be “healthy” and “financially secure.” She also believes that “access” to birth control means something other than simply the ability to obtain a product or service...Show More Summary
Sen. Patty Murray (D-WA), along with 35 of her Democratic colleagues in the Senate, introduced a bill Thursday that would repeal the Trump Administration’s recent broadening of exemptions from the Obamacare contraceptive mandate for employers with religious and moral objections. The “Protect Access to Birth Control Act” is brief, stating that the religious and moral […]
House and Senate Democrats really want the Little Sisters of the Poor to pay for birth control apparently.
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The Pittsburgh and Erie Catholic dioceses in Pennsylvania have settled their lawsuits seeking to overturn a federal Affordable Care Act mandate that would have forced them to provide contraceptive and … Click to Continue »
The nuns have won. So have others who opposed the Obamacare contraception mandate based on religious objections. From the National Catholic Register story: A week after issuing new religious-freedom guidelines to all administrative agencies in the federal government, the U.S. Show More Summary
Donald Trump cozies up to evangelicals, and millions of women suffer. There were two major winners in Trump’s long-expected executive order to gut ObamaCare’s contraceptive mandate: the Catholic bishops, who ginned up this particular...Show More Summary
If it’s not obvious why the Trump administration has decided to roll back regulations requiring employers to offer contraceptive coverage in their health plans: it’s the base, duh. This is little more than Trump paying off conservative Christians, who are among his strongest supporters. If you...