Christian Post — Protesters across the nation plan to turn out Friday for the “Stand Up for Religious Freedom Rally” against the Obama administration’s Affordable Care Act. The rally comes as the Supreme Court is expected to deliver its decision this month on the constitutionality of the law dubbed Obamacare.
The Affordable Care Act, overseen by the Department of Health and Human Services, mandates that all institutions, including religious schools and hospitals, provide their employees and students with health care coverage for contraceptives and abortion-inducing drugs, such as Plan B.
Religious organizations throughout the U.S. are protesting the HHS Mandate, arguing that it violates their religious freedom, as it forces those who are pro-life to go against their personal moral convictions.
“If the Supreme Court strikes down Obamacare, the June 8 rally sets the agenda for future health care reform, demanding respect for religious liberty and freedom of conscience,” states the “Stand Up For Religious Freedom Rally” website.
“But if the Court leaves Obamacare intact, the June 8 Rally advances our demand that the HHS Mandate must go,” it adds.Continue Reading on www.christianpost.com