Hot News Stories (12/9/14)Posted: December 9, 2014
Wall Street Journal (New York, NY)
The anti-choice movement sees opportunity on Capitol Hill as the GOP prepares to take charge of the U.S. Senate. At the top of the agenda: dangerous legislation that would ban abortions at 20 weeks of pregnancy or later, pushing the legal boundaries set by the Supreme Court’s Roe v. Wade decision.
ABC News (USA)
In the latest religious challenge to the federal health care law, faith-based organizations that object to covering birth control in their employee health plans argued in federal appeals court Monday that the government hasn’t gone far enough to ensure they don’t have to violate their beliefs.
MNPR News (Minneapolis, MN)
A central Minnesota business has won state court approval to exclude birth control from its employees’ health insurance plans.