The Wenatchee World

Weather:

Weather

The latest extended forecast from The Weather Channel

Remove this weather forecast

Overnight

Lo27° Partly Cloudy

Wednesday

Hi36° Mostly Sunny

Wednesday Night

Lo22° Partly Cloudy

Thursday

Hi34° Mostly Sunny

Thursday Night

Lo20° Partly Cloudy

Friday

Hi33° Slight Chance Snow Showers

Friday Night

Lo21° Mostly Cloudy

Saturday

Hi34° Mostly Sunny

Saturday Night

Lo23° Partly Cloudy

Sunday

Hi33° Slight Chance Snow Showers

Dems’ bill counters Hobby Lobby decision

Send to Kindle
Print This

WASHINGTON — Democrats see a political winner in the stinging defeat they suffered when the Supreme Court ruled that businesses with religious objections may deny coverage for contraceptives under President Barack Obama’s health care law.

Washington state’s Patty Murray and Mark Udall of Colorado have pushed legislation that would counter last month’s court ruling and reinstate free contraception for women who are on health insurance plans of objecting companies.

The Senate was expected to vote today on moving ahead on…

View my options or Sign in