The U.S. Catholic bishops want to be known as the champions of the poor and struggling. But they’re happy to block services to the needy to further their anti-contraception agenda.
The abortion debate is, at heart, a debate over church-state separation.
As a rabbi, I have to say, money is only part of the issue surrounding this abortion tax hike. My concern is really about a religious minority – so extreme and desperate in an anti-abortion position and inventiveness – that it is turning to the tax code to pressure all of us to live by their restrictive faith teachings.
Last week, the Obama administration resurrected the Stupak amendment in the high-risk pools. For 3 1/2 years, women in these pools will not be able to buy a comprehensive policy that covers abortion even though they will be contributing large amounts of their own money to the premium.
The FBI believes it has tracked down the person responsible for sending threatening letters to Michigan Congressman Bart Stupak.
Michigan Representative Bart Stupak is believed to be announcing his retirement today.
Bart Stupak, now complaining about threats and harassment for his position on health reform, voted against the landmark 1994 Freedom to Access Clinic Entrances Act (FACE Act) that protects providers against harassment.
It’s April Fool’s day, but these people aren’t joking when it comes to pushing anti-choice ideals.
A 15-year-old receives a completely legal abortion and her pro-life mother is livid. Plus, who needs a date for the prom?