Patient Protection And Affordable Care Act

June 29, 2012

Supreme Court Upholds Health-Care Law, Stage Set for First Amendment Showdown

Although the court ruled on the constitutionality of Obamacare, it left the door open to those pursuing the right to religious freedom.

April 10, 2012

Xavier University Cancels Contraception Coverage

Standing up for Church teaching, Jesuit college president stirs up some opposition among faculty, while many others in the Catholic community applaud the decision.

April 3, 2012

‘What If the Sexual Revolution Didn’t Make Women Happy?’ Mary Eberstadt Asks in New Book

As supporters of HHS contraceptive mandate ask, 'Where are the women?' author marshals a half century of social research to vindicate 'Humanae Vitae.'

March 28, 2012

A Rough Week at the Supreme Court for Obamacare

Church leaders await the decision with mixed emotions.

March 23, 2012

140 Cities Expected to See Religious Freedom Rallies Today

Thousands expected to gather in opposition to the HHS mandate on second anniversary of health-care reform act.

March 16, 2012

HHS Issues Statement Confirming Outlines of Contraception Mandate 'Accommodation'

Catholic universities will also be subject to policy that attempts to shift costs for contraception services to insurance companies, though critics call this an ‘accounting trick.’

March 16, 2012

Subsidized Abortions Will Be Offered in State Health Exchanges

Plans that include this provision will not be able to inform customers of a required abortion surcharge until after they enroll.

February 29, 2012

'We Are Crossing the Rubicon': House Tackles HHS Mandate Threat

Bishop Lori, legal and policy experts raise concerns; a representative of the Institute of Medicine defends the federal rule.