Posts Tagged:Biden Administration

Catholic schools’ free lunch funds jeopardized by Biden LGBT rule change

Catholic school leaders need to be aware that their schools could be cut off from the federal government’s free and subsidized lunch program if their policies don’t comply with the Biden administration’s revised rules against LGBTQ discrimination, experts warn. Earlier this year the administration re-interpreted Title IX’s federal ban on sex discrimination to include “sexual…Read More

Would proposed Biden rule force doctors to perform transgender surgeries and abortions?

The Biden administration proposed a new rule this week that legal experts say, if finalized, would force hospitals and doctors to perform gender-transition surgeries and abortions. The rule proposed by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) revises Section 1557 of the Affordable Care Act (ACA) to add “sexual orientation and gender identity” and “reproductive…Read More

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

Inflation surges 7.5% on an annual basis, even more than expected and highest since 1982

Consumer prices surged more than expected over the past 12 months, indicating a worsening outlook for inflation and cementing the likelihood of substantial interest rate hikes this year. The consumer price index for January, which measures the costs of dozens of everyday consumer goods, rose 7.5% compared with a year ago, the Labor Department reported…Read More

New Poll Shows Strong Opposition to Mail-Order Abortions

As John McCormack has noted, a new Marist poll on abortion commissioned by the Knights of Columbus adds to a significant body of research finding that most Americans oppose taxpayer funding for abortion both at home and abroad. While many survey research firms ask only infrequently about incremental pro-life laws, the annual KofC/Marist poll consistently…Read More

HHS Announces Reproductive Health Care Task Force to Promote and Expand Abortion Access

The Biden administration’s U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) announced a “Task Force on Reproductive Healthcare Access,” labeling abortion access as essential health care and attempting to “eliminate barriers” to it across government agencies. Announced on the 49th anniversary of the Supreme Court’s Roe v. Wade decision that legalized abortion as pro-life advocates…Read More