ObamaCare is about as popular as a root canal. I still can’t find one person paying for their own insurance that is excited about it or think it will fix anything. Most people I talk to already despise it, and others are fearful of how it will hurt their current insurance. So the consensus agrees that ObamaCare needs to go.
Even a recent Gallup poll found that more than 50% of adults disapprove of the new healthcare overhaul, with a portion of those being those that are uninsured. You know something has to be bad when the people it was supposedly to help the most don’t even like it.
One of the most unpopular aspects to ObamaCare, the HHS mandate requiring all employees be given access to contraception and abortion drugs at no cost (more accurately at the employers cost), is still just as unpopular today as it was when first presented. The HHS mandate I a clear violation of the religious freedoms and convictions of religious business owners. It has been taken to court and lost nearly every case in court, so much has it been beaten and battered that many speculate it will eventually have to be removed from ObamaCare.
Click here to read about the Family Policy Council’s lawsuit against ObamaCare on behalf of a WV business owner.
In seeking to “accommodate” religious employers, the Obama administration has written and re-written the HHS mandate a number of times. It finally released what it is calling the “final rules” on the HHS mandate not long ago which explains the rules for exemption from the mandate: [Read more...]
About Nathan Cherry
Nathan Cherry is the chief editor and blogger for the Engage Family Minute blog, the official blog of the FPCWV. He serves also as the Regional Development Coordinator as a liaison to the pastor's of West Virginia. He is a pro-life, pro-traditional marriage, pro-religious freedom conservative. He is also a husband, father, pastor, author, musician, and follower of Jesus Christ.