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
Jeff Sessions's memo on religious liberty doesn't mean what a lot of people think it does.
VATICAN The Senate confirmed Callista Gingrich as U.S. ambassador to the Vatican in a 70-23 vote. Her husband is former House Speaker Newt Gingrich. http://cvote.it/2gnntxA RELIGIOUS LIBERTY Cardinal Donald Wuerl announced that the...Show More Summary
MANUFACTURING Under current NAFTA rules, 62.5% of the contents of a car has to come from the United States, Canada, or Mexico — or else it will be subject to a tariff. The Trump administration wants to increase that requirement to 85%. http://cvote.it/2ysxwb5 TRUMP: “PROTECT THE UNBORN” At the Values Voters Summit in Washington, President Trump said: “We [...]
Attorney General Jeff Sessions took his “religious liberty” crusade this week to the Christian Broadcasting Network to explain why the right of Christians to discriminate should override the right of LGBTQ Americans to live free from discrimination. Show More Summary
The administration is 'ahead of schedule' on protecting religious liberty and conscience rights.
Masha Gessen on why a strategy of homophobia and opposition to L.G.B.T. rights has proved irresistible to Donald Trump.
The Catholic Church and other conservative Christian groups have successfully reframed the religious freedom debate.
Justice Department’s new 20-point guidance falls between advocates’ hopes and opponents’ fears. A 25-page report issued Friday by the Justice Department follows up on President Donald Trump’s repeated pledge to offer more legal protections...Show More Summary
RELIGIOUS LIBERTY The federal government is no longer trying to force nuns to pay for birth control. So naturally, the Democratic attorneys general in California and Massachusetts have sued the Trump administration. http://cvote.it/2hXI37Y...Show More Summary
Generally, I applaud the Trump Administration’s rollback of the Obamacare rules that infringed on religious liberty of individuals, non-profits, and closely held businesses by forcing them to act contrary to their religious faith inShow More Summary
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President Trump has delivered! This morning, the White House announced their long-awaited rule change. The HHS Mandate will no longer be enforced against the Little Sisters, Catholic Charities, and hundreds of schools and ministries threatened by the infamous rule imposed by President Obama. And here’s a key point: Organizations with a sincerely held religious or [...]
The Trump administration launched a broad attack in the culture wars this week, announcing an expanded policy to protect religious liberty and rolling back Obama-era rules that shielded transgender employees and promised American working women access to free birth control. Under the rule announced...
They're protecting "religious liberty."
Campaign Action Attorney General Jeff Sessions issued on Friday a lengthy but sufficiently vague guidance on protecting "religious liberty." It is what one observer aptly termed a blueprint for structural inequality that encourages federal agencies to perpetuate discrimination in the name of religion. Show More Summary
The Department of Justice has released sweeping guidance on religious liberty protections, opening the door for government-approved discrimination against LGBT people, women, and others. The breadth of the guidance is stunning—from the...Show More Summary
Attorney General Jeff Sessions issued extensive guidance Friday morning regarding “Protections for Religious Liberty” throughout the federal government. The document scrupulously avoids mentioning the LGBTQ community by name but it is undeniably the latest in a string of actions targeting LGBTQ rights. Show More Summary
by Sydney Brownstone Kshama Sawant is now facing two defamation lawsuits. City of Seattle It's Up to Bruce Harrell: To decide whether the city will defend Seattle City Council Member Kshama Sawant against two defamation lawsuits—oneShow More Summary
Delivering on religious liberty The post BREAKING. Trump Administration Withdraws the ObamaCare Birth Control Mandate appeared first on RedState.