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Circuit court rules contraception mandate doesn't violate religious freedom

Days after the government unveiled new rules for getting religious exemptions to a mandate to provide contraceptives under the Affordable Care Act, a federal district... Read more »

July 15, 2015

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Health and Human Services still doesn't understand contraceptive rulings and religious liberties

The First Amendment protects the free exercise of religion, and it protects against an officially sanctioned religion. It's virtually impossible to infringe on the... Read more »

July 15, 2015

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Nuns lose latest court battle to avoid contraception mandate

The Little Sisters of the Poor — nuns who have refused to comply with the Affordable Care Act contraception mandate — lost their latest court case Tuesday. Read more »

July 14, 2015

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What it takes to make inequality a national priority

Inequality is a phenomenon that humans have dealt with for millennia. No society has been able eliminate inequality and it’s unlikely to ever disappear completely. Read more »

July 13, 2015

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Contraceptive mandate rules modified again, still controversial

The Obama Administration Friday released rules about mandated health care it said would cover women's contraceptive needs while recognizing religious liberty concerns.... Read more »

July 10, 2015

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Medicare's end-of-life counseling policy may find acceptance

Six years ago, a proposal for Medicare to cover end-of-life counseling touched off a political uproar that threatened to stall President Barack Obama's health care law... Read more »

July 9, 2015

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