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Does Hobby Lobby have a point in its contraception showdown with Obama?

Last week, I caught up on the Hobby Lobby case, which is headed to the U.S. Supreme Court. To recap, at issue is whether evangelical-owned Hobby Lobby has to pay for health insurance that includes coverage for contraception, as the … Continue reading

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Should employers be require to cover contraception? Obama says yes

A couple of interesting developments on the contraception front over the past week, representing opposing views on the issue. The basic question is an interesting one and I’m not sure I have reached a definitive opinion on it: should the … Continue reading

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Let’s forget Hurricane Sandy and Obama/Romney for a moment…

I made an executive decision here at the YDR religion desk this morning. Since I am a staff of one, it wasn’t hard to reach a consensus. Today we’re going to have some fun on the blog. Sandy is fading … Continue reading

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Obama needs to back down on contraception

This showdown between the Obama administration and the religious community continues to pick up steam. I spent the drive in listening to George Weigel from the Ethics and Public Policy Center and E.J Dionne, a Washington Post columnist, debate the … Continue reading

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