Posts Tagged ‘abortion coverage’

The Detroit News’ biased abortion coverage

by Michael New Last week, the Detroit News ran an article about abortion trends in the city of Detroit and the state of Michigan. It found that abortion numbers were increasing in Detroit while falling elsewhere in the state.  In general, abortion trends tend to get very little coverage…

Georgia governor signs bill prohibiting taxpayer subsidies for abortion coverage under ObamaCare

by Kirsten Andersen ATLANTA, April 25, 2014 (LifeSiteNews.com) – Georgia Governor Nathan Deal has signed into law a bill barring taxpayer funds from being used to subsidize abortions covered under ObamaCare-approved health plans. The bill, S.B. 98, prohibits plans that cover abortion from being offered on the state’s…

Pro-abortion leaders join pro-lifers in calling for transparency on Obamacare’s abortion coverage

by Dustin Siggins WASHINGTON, D.C., April 17, 2014 (LifeSiteNews.com) — Throughout 2013, pro-life Republicans pushed for more transparency on abortion coverage in the Affordable Care Act (ACA). Now, they are being joined by the Guttmacher Institute and Think Progress in the push for clarity on insurance plans that cover…

Loyola Marymount U plays shell game on elective abortion coverage: Watchdog

by Matthew Archbold October 8, 2013 (CNS) – While claiming they have ended elective abortion coverage in their healthcare coverage, Loyola Marymount University’s board of trustees has decided to offer supplemental insurance to faculty and staff, which would provide abortion coverage for employees who pay for it. The…

LMU Board Splits the Baby on Abortion Coverage

By PETER JESSERER SMITH |
LOS ANGELES — The board of trustees at Loyola Marymount University has handed down a Solomonic decision in the controversy over the university’s abortion coverage that may end up leaving few happy. Although the …

Loyola Marymount Cancels Abortion Coverage Amid Faculty Protests

By PETER JESSERER SMITH |
LOS ANGELES — Abortion coverage in health-care plans is about to get the axe at Loyola Marymount University, but the step taken by the Jesuit college’s administration to follow Catholic teaching has raised prote…

Seattle archbishop decries Washington abortion bill

Seattle, Wash., Apr 3, 2013 / 12:02 am (CNA).- The Archbishop of Seattle warned state legislators that a proposed bill requiring abortion coverage in health care plans will result in a fight to protect the Catholic Church from being forced to pay for t…

Abortion advocates pushing for universal abortion coverage in 2015 UN development goals

by Rebecca Oas, Ph.D. NEW YORK, January 24, 2013 (C-FAM) – Abortion advocates and others are concerned about the impending expiration of the Millennium Development Goals in two years.  Some of them met last week to begin developing a manifesto to insert, among other things, universal coverage of abortion into the post-2015…

Catholic college drops abortion coverage

by Cardinal Newman Society The Cardinal Newman Society has learned that a Catholic university in Pennsylvania is dropping its unintentional coverage of abortion in its health insurance plan to better reflect Catholic teaching. Gannon University, owned …

FRC Praises Senator Coburn’s Senate Companion Bill to Remove Abortion from Obama Health Care Law

WASHINGTON, DC  (MetroCatholic) – Family Research Council praised legislation introduced today by U.S. Sen. Tom Coburn (R-OK) that would apply the Hyde amendment abortion funding restriction to the new health care law which currently can fund and subsidize abortion. The new health care law sends tax credits to pay for plans with abortion, thereby bypassing [...]

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