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Hillary Rodham Clinton calls Hobby Lobby ruling a 'slippery slope'
Hillary Rodham Clinton calls Hobby Lobby ruling a 'slippery slope'

Former Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton called Monday’s Hobby Lobby ruling by the U.S. Supreme Court “deeply disturbing”  and said there should be “a real outcry against this kind of decision.” In a 5-4 ruling, the court said Monday that Christian business owners who have religious objections to birth control can decline to provide their employees with insurance coverage for some contraceptives. Such coverage was otherwise required under the new healthcare law. “This is a really bad slippery slope,” Clinton said during a question-answer session with Walter Isaacson at the Aspen Ideas Festival on Monday afternoon. ...

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