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Biden administration and conservatives dig in for Title IX fight

Following a court setback, the Biden administration and conservative activists are both gearing up for a battle over a proposed reinterpretation of Title IX guidance designed to protect transgender students. The Education Department ‘s directives offer protections from discrimination based on gender and sexual orientation and would have extended protections for transgender people to use…Read More

Biden Administration Looks To Force Pharmacies to Fill Abortion Pill Prescriptions

President Joe Biden’s administration is warning retail pharmacies that refusing to supply patients with abortion pills would violate anti-discrimination laws. Pro-life leaders insist that forcing pharmacists to dispense abortion drugs would violate their conscience rights. New guidelines issued by the Department of Health and Human Services’ Office of Civil Rights emphasize to roughly 60,000 pharmacies…Read More

Biden on ‘path that leads to death’: Catholic bishop on abortion order

Archbishop William Lori of Baltimore has joined other Catholic bishops in calling for a change in the United States’s abortion policy, saying President Joe Biden is on a “path that leads to death and destruction.” Biden signed an executive order Friday that directs Health and Human Services Secretary Xavier Becerra to outline federal protection of…Read More

Biden official promises 5 actions to protect abortion after Roe

The Biden administration is taking five steps to protect access to abortion, according to Xavier Becerra, the secretary of the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS). Those steps, Becerra said on Tuesday, include increasing access to medication abortion and training health workers following the Supreme Court’s decision to overturn Roe v. Wade, which legalized…Read More

Sen. Marco Rubio Introduces Measure to Stop President Biden From Expanding Abortion Through Executive Order

Republicans are ready to go to war with President Joe Biden over abortion. Sen. Marco Rubio (R-FL) has announced plans to introduce a bill on Thursday that would block the White House from using federal emergency authority to expand access to abortion, and to go after states that might pass restrictions on abortion. This development…Read More

AG O’Connor Opposes Biden Transgenderism Mandate

Oklahoma Attorney General John O’Connor has joined a national coalition of state attorneys general to oppose the Biden administration’s efforts to force schools to embrace transgender policies, including policies that grant male students access to girls’ restrooms. “President Biden’s new guidance threatens to take away free and lower-cost meals from school children who rely on…Read More

Biden administration sued after fertility awareness methods cut from health coverage

A Catholic nurse practitioner is challenging the Biden administration after it removed health insurance coverage for fertility awareness-based methods (FABM), a form of family planning. These methods enable women to track their fertile cycles by charting one or more biomarkers, such as basal body temperature, cervical mucus, and hormone levels. Among other things, couples can use this…Read More

DHS bulletin warns of ‘heightened threat environment,’ violent months ahead

The Department of Homeland Security issued a bulletin Tuesday warning of a “heightened threat environment” over the next several months as they monitor both risks of domestic terrorism and foreign adversaries looking to sow discord within the U.S. to promote acts of violence. “The United States remains in a heightened threat environment, as noted in…Read More