Contraception Mandate

DFLA Files Amicus Brief

Democrats For Life of America (DFLA) has filed amicus curiae (friend of the court) briefs in three federal court cases in support  of the conscience clause of  individuals and organizations who oppose parts of the US Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) mandate  that  requires  individuals to facilitate abortions through their employees’ health insurance coverage. To read the brief in Newland v. Sebelious click here. To read the brief in Conestoga Wood Specialities v Sebelious click here. To read the brief in Legatus/Weingartz v. Sebelious click here.

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Comments Submitted on Contraception Mandate

June 19, 2012   Submitted Electronically   Marilyn Tavenner, Acting Administrator Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services Department of Health and Human Services Room 445-G, Hubert H. Humphrey Building 200 Independence Avenue, SW Washington, DC 20201 Re: Advance Notice of Proposed Rulemaking on Preventive Services File Code No. CMS-9968-ANPRM   Dear Ms. Tavenner:   On behalf of the Democrats for Life of America (DFLA), we respectfully submit the following comments on the Advance Notice of Proposed Rulemaking (

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Bart Stupak on Contraception Mandate

Statement of Former Congressman Bart Stupak Regarding HHS Contraception Mandate Democrats for Life Panel Discussion September 4, 2012 Two and a half years ago, I sat in a small storage room on the fourth floor of the Cannon Building to begin negotiations between the Obama Administration and a group of Pro-Life Democratic Members of Congress.  These Democratic Members, myself included, formed a small handful of critical votes necessary to secure passage of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act, National Health Care legislation. These negotiations took place without the glare and scrutiny of the national media.  No staff members were present, and discussions were honest,...

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