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EEOC Objects to New HHS Regulations

The Equal Employment Opportunity Commission has a filed a comment objecting to HHS’s new provider conscience regulations.

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Bush ‘Conscientious Refusal’ Puts Us All At Risk

Whatever religious values medical providers hold, we must also respect our patients’ right to know all of their treatment options. For us, patients come first.

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Clinton, Murray Urge Leavitt to Protect Patients’ Access to Care

Sen. Hillary Clinton and Sen. Patty Murray met yesterday with Health and Human Services Secretary Michael Leavitt to express their disagreement with proposed HHS regulations that would broaden existing provider conscience protections.

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HHS Regs Would Cover All Religious Convictions

If new HHS regulations are adopted, family planning service providers could be forced to hire people who have moral objections to contraception and would be unable to discipline employees who refuse to provide birth control.

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Top Five Reasons You Should Protest New HHS Regulations

New HHS regulations will do nothing to contribute to the universal goal of reducing the number of unintended pregnancies.

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The Stealth Assault on Reproductive Rights

According to new HHS regulations, you can have an “abortion” without even being pregnant.

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Physicians, Nurses Oppose HHS Draft Regulations on Contraception

Every one of the major professional associations representing health care providers who treat women and girls have signed a letter to HHS Secretary Michael Leavitt opposing draft regulations restricting access to birth control.

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Tell Secretary Leavitt to Block New HHS Regulations on Contraception!

The Bush administration is proposing sweeping new restrictions on recipients of health-related federal funding. Click here to send a letter to Secretary Leavitt and
demand that these draft regulations never come to fruition. And read more about the new regulations here.

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Proposed Regs Only the Latest Attempt to Redefine Abortion

The Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) has drafted regulations that would re-define contraception as abortion and prioritize “religiously held objections” to providing contraception over women’s rights and health.

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Will McCain Also Define Contraception as Abortion?

John McCain hasn’t been able to give straight answers on birth control yet in his campaign. What would he say about proposed Bush regulations that could discourage doctors and health clinics from providing women with access to contraception?

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