Friday Before July 4 Breaking News?

by Kathryn Jean Lopez

Word is — and Politico Pro is reporting — that the Department of Health and Human Services will tell religious organizations that were given a year to figure out how to violate their consciences in response to the abortion-drug, contraception, and sterilization regulation born out of Obamacare if religious liberty does, in fact, apply to them or not today. It remains remarkable that this administration thinks religious freedom is something to be accomodated at bureacratic will rather than robustly respected and protected.