Obama in CHA address thanks organization for supporting health care law

WASHINGTON (CNS) — Telling the Catholic Health Association that he was there to say thank you, President Barack Obama June 9 recalled the struggles of passing the Affordable Care Act and ticked off the successes since it became law five years ago. “Every one of these stories touched me,” Obama said of those without affordable…

Bishops sued over abortion stand

Lawsuit charges that USCCB health care directives led to negligent care of Michigan woman Dec. 6, 2013, edition By Catholic News Service Lawyers for a woman who claims she suffered a miscarriage because of the way a Michigan Catholic hospital handled her case have filed suit on her behalf against the U.S. Conference of Catholic…