This is a "big-time" Constitutional issue
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I'm sure this issue would make our founding fathers roll in their graves. NOT. The healthcare bill as a whole is great. everyone should be able to get affordable health insurance. Does the bill need tweeking? Yes. But to condemn a bill on a couple of issues? I'm sure, our founding fathers didn't include healthcare in the constitution. Unless of course they specifically referred to health care practices, during that time, performed in barber shops!
by American View 5 years ago
Ernest Istook once said “While even pornography is protected as free speech, the courts have consciously undermined religious speech and freedom of religion for years. ”Is he right, and thoughts?
by Dan Harmon 2 years ago
Texas attorney general Ken Paxton has issued a statement that the Supreme Court decision on gay marriage is illegal. “Texas must speak with one voice against this lawlessness, and act on multiple levels to further protect religious liberties for all Texans, but most immediately do anything we can...
by Elizabeth 2 years ago
Does claiming religious freedom exempt you from having to obey the law?Kim Davis, county clerk in Kentucky had now been jailed on charges of contempt of court for refusing, on God's authority, to to issue marriage licenses to same sex couples. Her appeal was denied by...
by Credence2 4 years ago
Oh yes, boys and girls, I am back, like a bad penny. I wonder what are conservative poster's positions on this topic is; are they really for freedom of religion or should children be hogtied and forced to participate in loyalty tests? I have studied with Jehovah's Witnesses and I say that their...
by Cassie Smith 6 years ago
"In one of the clearest rulings for religious freedom in years, the U.S. Supreme Court unanimously decided that courts may not intervene in church hiring decisions, protecting the “ministerial exception” that the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission sought to eliminate in Hosanna-Tabor...
by Sooner28 5 years ago
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/11/21/us/re … odayspaperWhy is this still allowed? If the Catholic Church ever had a doctrine that said African Americans, Asian Americans, or Hispanic Americans could not be priests, they would've been banned from discriminating.However, the United States...
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