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House GOP to propose religious-conscience protection bill today

Bear in mind, this won’t pass the Democrat controlled Senate, but it sends a message.  Three members of the House Republican caucus will announce a new legislative effort to undo the HHS contraception mandate’s infringement on freedom of religious practice, and prevent the next incursion as well. The Catholic Association sent out a press release hailing the introduction of the Health Care Conscience Rights Act (HCCRA), which should face little opposition.

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