White House Mocks Republicans for Failing to Repeal Obamacare

518181644-John-Boehner-Replacement-For-Obamacare-Promise Ahead of President Obama’s press conference on Friday, Dan Pfeiffer, his senior political adviser, mocked Republicans for failing to repeal Obamacare. “We just finished a debate on how funding the government for next year and the Republicans didn’t even have the heart to suggest repealing it,” he wrote in a post on Medium, “There’s a […] Continue Reading

Will Pro-Life Organizations Be Forced to Pay for Abortion?

2012-national-regulations-virginia-abortion-clinics It’s open season for attacking religious liberty and First Amendment rights in our nation’s capital. On Wednesday of this week, the City Council of the District of Columbia unanimously approved of the Reproductive Health Non-Discrimination Amendment Act (RHNDA) in its second reading.  The act forces all employers in the District to approve of abortion and […] Continue Reading

Lawsuit Shows Resistance to Legalization of Pot

marijuana_legal_gavel Despite growing public support for legalizing marijuana, a lawsuit filed by Nebraska and Oklahoma shows that at least two segments of American society are prepared to fight the idea before the nation’s highest court — social conservatives and law enforcement. The lawsuit seeks to overturn Colorado’s experiment in legalized recreational pot, alleging that the two […] Continue Reading

New Rules Protect Transgender Workers Against Discrimination

workplaceprotections Transgender employees will be protected from workplace discrimination in the public sector, the Department of Justice announced Thursday. Previously, workplace discrimination laws in the public sector excluded discrimination on the basis of a person’s gender identity, the Justice Department noted. But Attorney General Eric Holder announced Thursday that the federal government’s views on this issue […] Continue Reading