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The Heritage Foundation: Obamacare Anti-Conscience Mandate: An Assault on the Constitution February 17, 2012

The Anti-Conscience Mandate: Under Obamacare, all insurance plans must cover, at no charge, abortion-inducing drugs, contraceptives, sterilization, and patient education and counseling for women of reproductive age. Religious employers such as Catholic hospitals, Christian schools, and faith-based pregnancy care centers will have to provide and pay for such coverage for their employees regardless of their religious beliefs. In what some have called the narrowest religious exemption in federal law to date, only houses of worship are exempted.

Continue reading this fact sheet at The Heritage Foundation…