Despite giving religious organizations a way around the birth control coverage law, Republicans still aren’t satisfied. And they won’t be. Ever. Ever. Ever.
Despite Obama’s decision to shield nonprofit religious institutions from offering birth control benefits, next week Sen. Roy Blunt (R-MO) is expected to offer an amendment that would permit any employer or insurance plan to exclude any health service, no matter how essential, from coverage if they morally object to it.
They won’t rest until everything this president has done is obliterated. If you’re looking for motivation to get involved this year, this ought to be it. Everything good that’s been passed will be rolled back if there’s a Republican president this time next year. Count on it.