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Many US campus health plans include abortion coverage

Catholic World News - January 26, 2011

At nearly half of the colleges and universities in the US, abortion coverage is included in the health-care insurance programs offered to students, Students for Life has found. Many schools require students to purchase health-care coverage, with abortion benefits included.

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  • Posted by: lauriem5377 - Jan. 27, 2011 8:24 AM ET USA

    Another way those who oppose abortion are forced to subsidize it for others. There should always be an insurance option from another company that does not include abortion services.

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