Health And Human Services

March 2, 2012

Cardinal Dolan Issues Letter Hinting at Legal Challenge

NEWS ANALYSIS: Church recalibrates after negotiations with White House stall and Blunt Amendment is defeated in the Senate.

February 21, 2012

Ave Maria University Files Legal Challenge Against HHS Mandate

President Jim Towey, who once led President George W. Bush’s Office of Faith-Based Initiatives, defends the university against state intrusion.

February 10, 2012

U.S. Bishops to White House: 'Rescission of Mandate Only Solution'

While critics dismiss the president's move as an election-year ploy, the Catholic Health Association’s Sister Carol Keehan and Planned Parenthood applaud the modification.

February 8, 2012

Christian and Religious Leaders Also Oppose HHS Mandate

Said a Lutheran leader: 'We would be in a very bad way without the Catholics standing up.'

February 8, 2012

Spokeswoman of Evil Speaks!

February 3, 2012

Register Radio: HHS Mandate and March for Life

Becket Fund's Kyle Duncan and Register editor Tom Wehner

January 31, 2012

Rubio Introduces Bill to Protect Church Organizations Against Obama's Mandate

HHS contraceptive requirement, with narrow exemption, 'tells us a lot about the administration's overreach in all parts of our lives,' Florida senator says.

January 26, 2012

Cardinal Wuerl Thinks Church Can Win Contraception Fight

January 26, 2012

Catholics United's Defense of Contraception Mandate Draws Criticism

January 20, 2012

HHS Secretary Sebelius: Church Groups Must Provide Contraception

‘We have a year to figure out how to violate our conscience,’ says Cardinal-designate Dolan. All options on the table

December 9, 2011

Sebelius's Surprising Plan B Decision

Was the HHS secretary’s override of allowing emergency contraceptive to be sold over the counter politically motivated?

November 29, 2011

Kathleen Sebelius' Gruesome Moral Calculus

Health and Human Services policy may be furthering the exploitation of sex-trafficked women.

November 16, 2011

Use More Video!, Parables Lost, Wasted for Love, Getting Out of Patterns of Sin, and much more!

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October 5, 2011

"Darn Tootin'!" Obama Brags on His Thuggish Contraception Policy

August 8, 2011

St. Dominic, Can I Afford to Date?, Pope Paul VI's Black Popemobile Up for Auction!, and more!

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August 4, 2011

Best in the West: Thomas Aquinas College, Family-Centered Economy, Faith at Work, and much more!

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August 10, 2010

Latest Federal Abuse Statistics Indicate Bias

July 16, 2010

Abortion and Health Reform: Who to Believe?

Pro-Lifers More Doubtful of Executive Order After HHS Funding Flap

December 19, 2008

New Federal Conscience Rule