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Congress, Abortion, and the Separation of Church and State

A veto in Arizona may have meant the demise of one attempt to further enshrine discrimination in the name of religious liberty, but the larger threat from the Supreme Court remains.

The abortion debate is, at heart, a debate over church-state separation.

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Six Supreme Court Cases to Watch This Term

Attorneys for reproductive health-care providers in Texas filed an emergency petition with the Roberts Court Monday morning as a health-care crisis grips the state.

Although the entire docket has not yet been set, the next Supreme Court term is already shaping up to be historic, with decisions on abortion protests, legislative prayer, and state affirmative action, just to name a few.

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Ken Buck: “I Don’t Believe in the Separation of Church and State”

A video unearthed by ThinkProgress finds Ken Buck telling a a room full of GOP supporters that he “does not believe int he separation of church and state,” because it is not in the Constitution. Oh, and his religious beliefs apparently don’t proscribe lying.

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