Navigation Links
U.S. Bishops Urge Senators to Support Nelson-Hatch-Casey Amendment on Health Care Reform; Urge Constituents to Back it
Date:12/7/2009

e Centre, New York, chair of the bishops' Committee on Domestic Justice and Human Development; Daniel Cardinal DiNardo of Galveston-Houston, chair of the bishops' Committee on Pro-Life Activities, and Bishop John Wester of Salt Lake City, chair of the bishops' Committee on Migration.

"This amendment will have the same effect as the Stupak-Smith-Ellsworth-Kaptur-Dahlkemper-Pitts Amendment already accepted in the House by an overwhelming bipartisan majority," the letter said. "Like that amendment, it does not change the current situation in our country: Abortion is legal and available, but no federal dollars can be used to pay for elective abortions or plans that include elective abortions. This amendment does not restrict abortion, or prevent people from buying insurance covering abortion with their own funds. It simply ensures that where federal funds are involved, people are not required to pay for other people's abortions."

The letter said that the bill currently before the Senate "allows the HHS Secretary to mandate abortion coverage throughout the government-run 'community health insurance option.' It also provides funding for other plans that cover unlimited abortions, and creates an unprecedented mandatory 'abortion surcharge' in such plans that will require pro-life purchasers to pay directly and explicitly for other people's abortions. The bill does not maintain essential nondiscrimination protections for providers who decline involvement in abortion. The Nelson-Hatch-Casey amendment simply corrects these grave departures from current federal policy."

"We urge the Senate to support the Nelson-Hatch-Casey amendment keeping the health care bill abortion-neutral. As other amendments are offered to the bill that address our priorities on affordability and fair treatment of immigrants, we will continue to communicate our positions on these issues to the Senate," the bishops said.

In supporting the amendment th
'/>"/>

SOURCE U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops
Copyright©2009 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2 3 4 5

Related medicine news :

1. Everybodys Healthcare Is Threatened by Catholic Bishops Interference
2. U.S. Bishops Voice Disappointment in Abortion-Funding Provisions in Senate Health Bill, Urge Better Care for Immigrants and Affordability
3. Bishops Urge Passage of Stupak-Ellsworth Anti-Abortion Amendment for Health Reform Bill
4. Bishops to House: Keep Abortion Funding Out of Health Care Reform, Make Health Care Available to Vulnerable
5. U.S. Bishops: Current Health Care Bills Violate Essential Principles; Will Seek Changes or Have to Oppose
6. Catholics to Rally at USCCB Headquarters in Washington, DC, Re: Healthcare, Our Bishops, and Abortion
7. A.L.L.: Bishops Must Choose Between Christ-Centered Care and Obamacare
8. Randall Terry: How Tillers Death and office Closing Can Help Propel Pro-Life Movement, Derail Sotomayor and Overturn Roe; Four Key Senators Will Be Targeted to Vote Against Sotomayor; Catholic Bishops Will Play a Role to Defeat Sotomayor
9. Bishops Barbershop - Keeping Portland a Great Place to Live
10. Bishops Pro-Life Official Gravely Concerned Over Threat to HHS Conscience Protection Regulation
11. American Life League: Vatican Says Bishops Must Refuse Communion to Pro-Abortion Politicians
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:9/18/2014)... September 18, 2014 Relias Learning, the leader ... human services markets, today announced it has been named to ... private companies in America. , In the three-year period from ... up almost 2,000 spots on the Inc. 5000 list to ... , “The industries we serve continue to grow, and ...
(Date:9/18/2014)... PlatinumCode, a leading manufacturer and supplier ... the healthcare industry, announced earlier this month that ... their profits of the sale of eligible pink ... announcement, PlatinumCode has launched various marketing efforts to ... hospital labs with their popular “Pink Packs” of ...
(Date:9/18/2014)... “Awesome” is the way Emily W. describes her ... Internship Program at ARDX ( http://www.ardx.net ). Her ... as “Inspirational” and “Life-changing,” respectively. None of these ... be doing during their summer internship. Stacie was ... mindless tasks,” but, instead she was doing real, meaningful ...
(Date:9/18/2014)... HealthDay Reporter WEDNESDAY, Sept. 17, 2014 (HealthDay ... stress disorder symptoms are almost three times more likely to ... The findings don,t prove a direct link between PTSD ... also possible that certain women are prone to food addiction ... research seems to add to existing evidence connecting PTSD to ...
(Date:9/18/2014)... 18, 2014 Fit Body Boot Camp ... fitness business in the country and its popularity, as both ... to grow enormously in 2014. , The company’s annual ... taking place in Costa Mesa, CA on September 26 and ... conferences yet. Founder Bedros Keuilian, who is also considered the ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:Relias Learning Named to Inc. 5000 List for Second Consecutive Year 2Health News:PlatinumCode Commits to Donating Five Percent of Profits from the sale of Pink Products to Support Breast Cancer Awareness 2Health News:ARDX Internship Helps Students to START on the Right Business Path 2Health News:ARDX Internship Helps Students to START on the Right Business Path 3Health News:ARDX Internship Helps Students to START on the Right Business Path 4Health News:PTSD Link to Food Addiction Seen in Report 2Health News:PTSD Link to Food Addiction Seen in Report 3Health News:With Fit Body Boot Camp World Conference Nearing, Founder Explains the Fitness Boot Camp Franchise’s Success 2Health News:With Fit Body Boot Camp World Conference Nearing, Founder Explains the Fitness Boot Camp Franchise’s Success 3
... Sales increase 73% over Third Quarter 2007, EMERYVILLE, ... ) today reported its financial results,for the three and ... of $12.2 million, or $0.21 per diluted share, for ... $0.6 million, or $0.01 per diluted share,in the same ...
... 6 Pharmos Corporation,(Nasdaq: PARS ) today reported results ... a net loss of $2.8 million, or $0.11 per,share, for ... $3.5 million,or $0.14 per share, in the third quarter 2007. ... The decrease in net loss for the third quarter ...
... and service levels were key reasons, says union,president, ... Paul N. Urick, R.Ph., announced today that the ... its Participating Employers Health,and Welfare Fund have agreed ... members pharmacy coverage through FutureScripts. UFCW Local,1776,s new ...
... room doctors, study says , , THURSDAY, Nov. 6 (HealthDay ... at the hands of peers, immediate one-on-one mentoring on ... their risk of becoming victims again, a new study ... for assault injuries -- including gunshot, knife and fist-fight ...
... mostly young children -- infected, bringing total to 79, CDC ... cases of people becoming infected with salmonella traced to dry ... , The outbreak, which started in 2006, marks the first ... source of the bacterial infection in people. , As of ...
... Company Reports Seventeenth Consecutive Quarter Of Growth In ... Inc.,(Nasdaq: GXDX ), a specialized laboratory services ... third quarter of 2008, which includes a,$2.5 million ... prior,periods. This compares to revenues of $16.2 million ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:Onyx Pharmaceuticals Reports Third Quarter and Nine-Month 2008 Financial Results 2Health News:Onyx Pharmaceuticals Reports Third Quarter and Nine-Month 2008 Financial Results 3Health News:Onyx Pharmaceuticals Reports Third Quarter and Nine-Month 2008 Financial Results 4Health News:Onyx Pharmaceuticals Reports Third Quarter and Nine-Month 2008 Financial Results 5Health News:Onyx Pharmaceuticals Reports Third Quarter and Nine-Month 2008 Financial Results 6Health News:Onyx Pharmaceuticals Reports Third Quarter and Nine-Month 2008 Financial Results 7Health News:Onyx Pharmaceuticals Reports Third Quarter and Nine-Month 2008 Financial Results 8Health News:Onyx Pharmaceuticals Reports Third Quarter and Nine-Month 2008 Financial Results 9Health News:Onyx Pharmaceuticals Reports Third Quarter and Nine-Month 2008 Financial Results 10Health News:Pharmos Corporation Reports 2008 Third Quarter Results 2Health News:Pharmos Corporation Reports 2008 Third Quarter Results 3Health News:Pharmos Corporation Reports 2008 Third Quarter Results 4Health News:Pharmos Corporation Reports 2008 Third Quarter Results 5Health News:FutureScripts(R) Wins Business of UFCW Local 1776 for Pharmacy Benefits 2Health News:FutureScripts(R) Wins Business of UFCW Local 1776 for Pharmacy Benefits 3Health News:FutureScripts(R) Wins Business of UFCW Local 1776 for Pharmacy Benefits 4Health News:Counseling Can Combat Youth Violence 2Health News:Salmonella Outbreak Tied to Dry Dog Food Continues 2Health News:Salmonella Outbreak Tied to Dry Dog Food Continues 3Health News:Genoptix Reports Strong Financial Results for the Third Quarter and Raises Guidance for Full-Year 2008 2Health News:Genoptix Reports Strong Financial Results for the Third Quarter and Raises Guidance for Full-Year 2008 3Health News:Genoptix Reports Strong Financial Results for the Third Quarter and Raises Guidance for Full-Year 2008 4Health News:Genoptix Reports Strong Financial Results for the Third Quarter and Raises Guidance for Full-Year 2008 5Health News:Genoptix Reports Strong Financial Results for the Third Quarter and Raises Guidance for Full-Year 2008 6Health News:Genoptix Reports Strong Financial Results for the Third Quarter and Raises Guidance for Full-Year 2008 7Health News:Genoptix Reports Strong Financial Results for the Third Quarter and Raises Guidance for Full-Year 2008 8Health News:Genoptix Reports Strong Financial Results for the Third Quarter and Raises Guidance for Full-Year 2008 9Health News:Genoptix Reports Strong Financial Results for the Third Quarter and Raises Guidance for Full-Year 2008 10
(Date:9/18/2014)... -- Just days before the government of Sierra ... spread of Ebola, World Vision will begin a massive delivery ... private donations. McKesson, the largest healthcare services company ... affiliate McKesson Medical-Surgical donated four million pairs of latex gloves ... Sierra Leone,s needs for the next five months* ...
(Date:9/18/2014)... VIEW, Calif. and CHESTERBROOK, Pa. ... (Nasdaq: VVUS ) and Auxilium Pharmaceuticals, Inc. ... U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved a supplemental ... is now the only FDA-approved erectile dysfunction (ED) medication indicated ... sexual activity. STENDRA is a prescription medication in ...
(Date:9/17/2014)... Sept. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- DeepResearchReports.com adds "2014 ... Industry" and "2014 Market Research Report on Global ... its store. Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140917/146748 ... on Global Methyl Methacrylate (MMA) Industry" is a ... China and Global Methyl Methacrylate (MMA) ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:World Vision, McKesson, Other Donors Prepare for Massive Shipment of Medical Supplies to Support Sierra Leone Health Workers 2World Vision, McKesson, Other Donors Prepare for Massive Shipment of Medical Supplies to Support Sierra Leone Health Workers 3World Vision, McKesson, Other Donors Prepare for Massive Shipment of Medical Supplies to Support Sierra Leone Health Workers 4VIVUS And Auxilium Announce FDA Approval Of STENDRA sNDA; STENDRA Now First And Only Oral Erectile Dysfunction Treatment Approved To Be Taken Approximately 15 Minutes Before Sexual Activity 2VIVUS And Auxilium Announce FDA Approval Of STENDRA sNDA; STENDRA Now First And Only Oral Erectile Dysfunction Treatment Approved To Be Taken Approximately 15 Minutes Before Sexual Activity 3VIVUS And Auxilium Announce FDA Approval Of STENDRA sNDA; STENDRA Now First And Only Oral Erectile Dysfunction Treatment Approved To Be Taken Approximately 15 Minutes Before Sexual Activity 4VIVUS And Auxilium Announce FDA Approval Of STENDRA sNDA; STENDRA Now First And Only Oral Erectile Dysfunction Treatment Approved To Be Taken Approximately 15 Minutes Before Sexual Activity 5VIVUS And Auxilium Announce FDA Approval Of STENDRA sNDA; STENDRA Now First And Only Oral Erectile Dysfunction Treatment Approved To Be Taken Approximately 15 Minutes Before Sexual Activity 6VIVUS And Auxilium Announce FDA Approval Of STENDRA sNDA; STENDRA Now First And Only Oral Erectile Dysfunction Treatment Approved To Be Taken Approximately 15 Minutes Before Sexual Activity 7VIVUS And Auxilium Announce FDA Approval Of STENDRA sNDA; STENDRA Now First And Only Oral Erectile Dysfunction Treatment Approved To Be Taken Approximately 15 Minutes Before Sexual Activity 8VIVUS And Auxilium Announce FDA Approval Of STENDRA sNDA; STENDRA Now First And Only Oral Erectile Dysfunction Treatment Approved To Be Taken Approximately 15 Minutes Before Sexual Activity 9Methyl Methacrylate Market & Chinese Isothiocyanate Industry Trend Development 2Methyl Methacrylate Market & Chinese Isothiocyanate Industry Trend Development 3Methyl Methacrylate Market & Chinese Isothiocyanate Industry Trend Development 4Methyl Methacrylate Market & Chinese Isothiocyanate Industry Trend Development 5
... device for the qualitative detection of drug or ... device can detect up to nine of the ... minutes and requires only a few drops of ... maximize convenience and ease of use. TOX/See features ...
... TOX/See™ is a 1-step, hand-held, point-of-care device ... metabolites in human urine. The TOX/See device ... commonly abused drugs in 3 to 8 minutes ... Each TOX/See cassette is individually packaged to maximize ...
... TOX/See™ is a 1-step, hand-held, point-of-care device ... metabolites in human urine. The TOX/See device ... commonly abused drugs in 3 to 8 minutes ... Each TOX/See cassette is individually packaged to maximize ...
... device for the qualitative detection of drug or ... device can detect up to nine of the ... minutes and requires only a few drops of ... maximize convenience and ease of use. TOX/See features ...
Medicine Products: