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Obama Administration Issues Bogus "Compromise" on Birth Control Mandate

jerry2 Wrote: Feb 02, 2013 8:20 AM
What needs to be pointed out is that religions convictions are not for sale. There can be no compromise on religious convictions. Making anyone pay for contraception services who has religious convictions against abortion is a violation of the first amendment. The "free exercise" of religion in the first amendment is absolute. It does not mean "except when the President directs otherwise".

The Obama administration is offering a bogus compromise on its ObamaCare contraception mandate as it tries to get out from underneath a mountain of lawsuits citing religious freedom.

The so-called compromise announced by Health and Human Services Friday shows that "religious" employers such as hospitals and charities can get out of the mandate while religious businesses such as Hobby Lobby are still stuck with providing for coverage and free birth control for employees.

Exemption for Religious Employers

Group health plans of “religious employers” are exempted from having to provide contraceptive coverage, if they...