White House press secretary Jen Psaki refused to answer a question regarding conscience protections regarding health care but added, “You’ll have to talk to a future secretary Becerra once he is confirmed."
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Trump’s Former Chief of HHS’ Office of Civil Rights Explains His Lawsuit Against the Biden Administration
INTERVIEW: Roger Severino was asked to step down before his term on the Council of the Administrative Conference of the United States ended. Now, he has filed a suit against the Biden White House for firing him after he refused to resign.
“The one thing that doesn’t abide by majority rule,” he says in Harper Lee’s To Kill a Mockingbird, “is a person’s conscience.”
COMMENTARY: Our robustly defended conscience rights, essential to a pluralistic society, are under relentless attack from secularists and progressives. And things are only going to get worse.
A pair of cases in Oregon highlights a problem that persists over conscience rights, even at Catholic hospitals, despite recent efforts by the federal government to enhance protections for such health-care workers.
Bishop John Noonan of Orlando tweeted on Monday, ‘Jesus calls us to remain fervent in our protection of life and human dignity and to pray unceasingly for peace in our world.’
The legislation is part of a flood of new vaccine legislation that raises questions about religious and medical freedom and who is monitoring public health’s conscience.
The 10th Circuit Court said the religious order failed to show that the HHS mandate required a substantial burden on their free exercise of religion.
The Abortion Non-Discrimination Act would provide stronger medical conscience protections against state abortion laws.