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Obamacare's illegal fee on faith
washington Examiner ^ | 3/10/2012 | Rep. Marsha Blackburn

Posted on 03/10/2012 7:49:29 PM PST by tobyhill

During the debate over Obamacare, President Obama repeatedly told us that "if you like what you have ... you can keep it."

But the new Department of Health and Human Services birth control mandate that erodes religious liberty breaks his promise. For the first time in history, our government is taking away the right of individuals to abide by their deeply held religious convictions.

The administration continues to peddle the lie that a "compromise" has been reached to protect our First Amendment rights. But mainstream newspapers across the country say Obama's sidestep is nothing more than a phony accounting gimmick.

The USA Today editorial board responded to HHS Secretary Kathleen Sebelius' justification saying, "in drawing up the rules that will govern health care reform, the Obama administration didn't just cross that line. It galloped over it ... contrary to both Catholic doctrine and constitutional guarantees of religious freedom."

(Excerpt) Read more at washingtonexaminer.com ...


TOPICS: Extended News; News/Current Events
KEYWORDS: contraceptionmandate; obamacare

1 posted on 03/10/2012 7:49:30 PM PST by tobyhill
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2 posted on 03/10/2012 7:51:18 PM PST by BenLurkin (This is not a statement of fact. It is either opinion or satire; or both)
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Dhimmi tax from the first Muslim POTUS.


3 posted on 03/10/2012 7:54:13 PM PST by lightman (Adjutorium nostrum (+) in nomine Domini--nevertheless, Vote Santorum!)
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