Editor’s note: Chuck Norris’ weekly political column debuts each Monday in WND and is then syndicated by Creators News Service for publication elsewhere. His column in WND often runs hundreds of words longer than the subsequent release to other media.
First, the Houston mayor flagrantly violated clergy’s First Amendment rights when she subpoenaed sermons, and she still refuses to rescind her mandate. And now California government officials are forcing churches and other faith-based organizations to fund abortion. What’s next?
Thanks to the Affordable Care Act (aka, Obamacare), the California Department of Managed Health Care, or DMHC, required that all insurance plans in the Golden State cover abortions immediately. The kicker is that California churches are no longer exempt from providing such coverage for their employees, despite earlier this year the Supreme Court ruled that Obamacare cannot force its abortion-prompting contraceptives down the throats of religious-based nonprofits.
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