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Conservative Catholics Blast Upcoming Appearance by HHS Secretary Kathleen Sebelius at Georgetown University
Originally Posted: 05/07/2012 - 5:03pm | Type: Blog

The flagship Jesuit university has announced that Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius, a Catholic who has angered conservatives and bishops for overseeing the Obama administration’s contracep ...

Catholic Bishops Issue Rallying Cry for ‘Religious Freedom’
Originally Posted: 04/12/2012 - 4:52pm | Type: Blog

The nation’s Catholic bishops are calling on the faithful to pray and mobilize in a “great national campaign” to confront what they see as a series of threats to religious freedom, and they are setting aside t ...

Bishops Say Obama Compromise is `Unconstitutional’
Originally Posted: 04/17/2012 - 3:53pm | Type: Blog

The nation’s Catholic bishops say the Obama administration’s proposed revisions to a mandate that requires insurers to provide birth control coverage are still unacceptable and even “radically flawed" -- ...

White House Proposal Gives Religious Groups More Say in Birth Control Mandate
Originally Posted: 04/17/2012 - 4:07pm | Type: Blog

The Obama administration is offering to expand the number of faith-based groups that can be exempt from the controversial contraception mandate, and proposing that third-party companies administer coverage for ...

Bishops ‘Dubious’ on White House Contraception Compromise
Originally Posted: 04/17/2012 - 4:08pm | Type: Blog

The nation's Catholic bishops have again voiced doubts about the Obama administration's plans to modify a mandate for employers to provide free birth control coverage, vowing to press a new campaign ...