Trump administration rolls back Obamacare's birth control rule

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(Worthy News) - The Trump administration will exempt employers from providing insurance coverage for birth control if it conflicts with their religious or moral beliefs, scaling back a rule created under the Obama administration.

The rule, released Wednesday, will take effect in 60 days and will affect between 6,400 and 127,000 women, according to the Trump administration. The religious exemption applies to any type of employer, but the moral exemption doesn't apply to publicly traded businesses or government entities.

The rules received praise from Susan B. Anthony's List, an anti-abortion group that holds a moral objection to certain types of birth control. The group's president, Marjorie Dannenfelser, in a statement slammed the original rules created under the Obama administration as "repeated violations of conscience" that were "deeply contrary to the core of our nation." [ Source: Washington Examiner (Read More...) ]

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2 thoughts on “Trump administration rolls back Obamacare's birth control rule

  1. Pretty soon Congress won't have to vote on repealing Obamacare. There won't be any of it left. Of course, that was the RINO Republicans' goal all along ...... to hold onto Obamacare as long as possible.
    That's OK, once gone it's NEVER coming back.

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