Monthly Archives: November 2008

November 26, 2008

Freedom of Choice Act

For members of the media interested in learning more about the Freedom of Choice Act (FOCA) and responses from the Catholic community, please review the Nov. 26 Catholic News Service article“FOCA’s effects seen as dire, but chance of it passing considered slim.” Read the CHA news release “Catholic Health Association Statement Regarding Proposed Freedom of Choice Legislation.”

November 1, 2008

Uninsured Data Released

The U.S. Census Bureau has released new data on this country’s number of uninsured as well as the number of persons living in poverty. In a news release, CHA’s President and CEO said: “The news today that 45.7 million people are uninsured, 1.3 million less than in 2006, while positive, should not be viewed as current progress toward solving this crisis.”BHS Seeks Mission Integration Director