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Is California Forcing Churches to Pay for Abortions?
Originally Posted: 10/24/2014 - 2:07pm | Type: Blog

Religious groups are battling the state of California over whether employee health insurance plans require them to pay for abortions and some forms of contraception that some find immoral. So is the state forcing churches to pay for abortions? It dep ...

Religious Groups Play Key Role in Obamacare Insurance Sign-up
Originally Posted: 03/20/2014 - 4:05pm | Type: Blog

As the national March 31 deadline for health insurance enrollment looms and with President Obama’s encouragement, organizations across a range of faiths are working to sign up uninsured Americans for coverage ...

What's Right About Obamacare?
Originally Posted: 02/17/2014 - 9:30am | Type: Magazine Article

Sr. Carol Keehan Amid the political bombast, it’s easy to forget why we needed health-care reform in the first place. ...

Gimme That Old-Time Health Insurance ...
Originally Posted: 11/04/2013 - 10:26am | Type: Blog

With the changes mandated by the Affordable Care Act, insurance continuity would be a crap shoot. Yes, President Obama said that if we like our health insurance, we can keep it.  ...

Supreme Court Upholds Affordable Care Act
Originally Posted: 11/29/2012 - 3:58pm | Type: Blog

UPDATED: With transcripts from the President and Mitt Romney. The Supreme Court ruled today in a 5-4 decision that President Barack Obama’s chief domestic achievement, the Affordable Care Act, is constitutiona ...

Mother's Week: Standing Up for Fairness
Originally Posted: 05/10/2012 - 9:41am | Type: Blog

My family has health insurance in part because we have been given advantages due to racial identity, family networking, and being part of the 1 percent. All of these things have worked specifically in my favor ...