The Morning Buzz | Obama Administration Faces Challenges to Contraception Mandate

As President Obama's second term begins, his administration will need to deal with a slew of legal challenges to the Affordable Care Act's "contraception mandate." A majority (56%) of Americans say that religiously affiliated colleges and hospitals should be required to provide their employees with health care plans that that cover contraception or birth control at no cost - but will the courts agree?

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