cases, each challenging the requirement that ACA-compliant health care plans cover contraceptives.
Owners of both companies object to providing insurance that covers some, but not all, of the eligible contraceptives, as a violation of their freedom of religion rights.
Well provide quotes and comments here as the day unfolds.:
R-Mo., on Senate television:
Rep.Tim Huelskamp, R-Kan.: I issue a strong challenge to Chief Justice (John) Roberts
to honor his Catholic roots and convictions As a fellow Catholic, I hope that Justice Roberts would choose to protect the first principle of the 1st Amendment the hallowed freedom of conscience.
Rep.Debbie Wasserman Schultz, D-Fla.: As Democrats, we respect the right of all Americans to exercise their religion, but we do not believe that for-profit employers should have the right to impose their religious beliefs on their employees. These groups and the Republicans who support them are on the wrong side of the issues that are most important to women.