10 things you need to know today: October 7, 2017 - The Week Magazine

The Trump administration on Friday announced an Obama-era requirement that employers cover birth control in their health insurance plans is being rolled back, effective immediately. Employers, including colleges and universities, that have "sincerely ...

Trump's one-two punch hits birth control, LGBT rights - Sarasota Herald-Tribune

n this May 4 file photo, President Donald Trump holds up a signed executive order aimed at easing an IRS rule limiting political activity for churches in the Rose Garden of the White House in Washington. In an order that undercuts federal protections ...

The Trump administration is rolling back the mandate that employers provide free birth control - DeathRattleSports.com

The Trump administration is rolling back the regulations that make it mandatory for employer-provided insurance plans to provide free birth control. The new rules, released Friday, exempt employers from a law requiring that they cover birth control if ...

Trump loosens Obamacare mandate for birth control - The Japan News

ReutersWASHINGTON/NEW YORK (Reuters) — U.S. President Donald Trump's administration on Friday undermined requirements under the Obamacare law that employers provide insurance to cover women's birth control, keeping a campaign pledge that ...

New US rules erode birth-control coverage - NWAOnline

President Donald Trump speaks Friday at the White House. Trump's administration said that the contraceptive coverage mandate imposes a “substantial burden” on the free exercise of religion. AddThis Sharing Buttons. Share to Facebook Share to Twitter ...

Trump administration scraps ACA's birth control mandate - DeathRattleSports.com

Oct. 6 — The Trump administration formally removed a federal health provision requiring employers to provide coverage for birth control, Health and Human Services announced Friday. Companies are required under the Affordable Care Act to offer their ...

Trump rolls back Obamacare provision for free birth control - Medical Xpress

US President Donald Trump's administration annulled on Friday an Obamacare provision that obliged employer health plans to pay for contraception, potentially stripping free birth control from millions of women. The move extends to all commercial ...

Trump has just given freedom to discriminate against LGBT+ people - Gay Times Magazine

The Department of Justice has issued guidance on a religious freedom document, which will give businesses licence to discriminate against LGBT+ people, and single mothers, among others. The new guidance isn't law, but it gives a clear indication on the ...

ACLU sues Trump over rollback of Obamacare birth control mandate - Press TV

The American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) says it will sue President Donald Trump's administration over its decision to roll back birth control mandate issued by the Obama administration under the Affordable Care Act. The ACLU argues in its lawsuit ...

Trump Slashes Obamacare's Birth Control Mandate & Twitter Is Fuming - DeathRattleSports.com

On Friday, Trump rolled back on an Affordable Care Act measure that requires employers to include birth control coverage in their health insurance plans. Under Trump's new rule, any employer can be exempted from providing birth control coverage by ...

US President Donald Trump expands birth control exemption for employers - DeathRattleSports.com

The US government has allowed more employers to opt out of providing insurance to cover women's birth control. Some hail the measure as a “religious freedom” win, while others say it harms women's health care. A package of birth control pills (picture ...

EPA to ease emission restrictions on coal-fired power plants - Torrington Register Citizen

FILE - In this June 3, 2017, file photo, the coal-fired Plant Scherer, one of the nation's top carbon dioxide emitters, stands in the distance in Juliette, Ga. The Trump administration intends to roll back the ... more. Photo: Branden Camp, AP. Image 2 ...

Donald Trump rolls back access to free birth control introduced in Obamacare - Sky News

Millions of women who had the cost of their contraception reimbursed under the Affordable Care Act could be affected. 07:41, UK, Saturday 07 October 2017. The American Civil Liberties Union says it will sue the US government over the birth control.

Citing religious freedom, Trump backing off Obama-era rules - Sacramento Bee

Leaders of social conservatives are expressing elation over President Donald Trump's decisions on two issues they see as tied to religious freedom. Trump is allowing more employers to opt out of no-cost birth control for workers. His administration is ...

When Will Trump's Birth Control Rule Go Into Effect? It's Expected To Happen Immediately - DeathRattleSports.com

Friday is a dark day for proponents of women's reproductive rights and contraception access. That's because the Trump administration, specifically the Department of Health and Human Services, has announced an end to the Affordable Care Act's ...

California sues Trump over birth control mandate rollback - The Tribune

California State has sued President Donald Trump's administration arguing that its rollback of a requirement for employers to provide contraceptive coverage to workers is unconstitutional and unlawfully targets women, the media reported. The lawsuit ...

Abortion Industry Revs Up 'War on Women' over End of Contraceptive Mandate - Breitbart News

The abortion industry and its media friends are stirring up “war on women” rhetoric with the announcement Friday that the Trump administration is ending Obamacare's contraceptive mandate for employers and individuals with religious and moral objections.

Employers get expanded opt-out for birth control coverage - The Philadelphia Tribune

WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump is allowing more employers to opt out of providing no-cost birth control to women by claiming religious or moral objections, issuing new rules Friday that take another step in rolling back the Obama health care law.

California Sues Trump Over Rollback Of Birth Control Rules - CBS Sacramento

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — California's attorney general sued the Trump administration Friday over new rules allowing more employers to opt out of providing no-cost birth control to women by claiming moral or religious objections, joining a flurry of ...

Dropping birth control coverage puts women's health at stake - KTAL

(CNN) - The Trump administration on Friday issued new rules making it easier for employers to drop birth control coverage on religious grounds. Besides undermining a carefully drawn policy that has helped 55 million women, these rules threaten to ...