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The issue at hand: forcing Catholics to purchase insurance which pays for contraception, etcetera is a rather moot point. The military healthcare insurance program already covers abortion, contraception, etc. Catholics are, by default, paying for it and have been for years. The USCCB, the Archdiocese of the Military, etc, ALL KNOW IT. Yet, they continue sending in priests to become commissioned officers to engage in what is, at best, false-ecumenism, if not religious pluralism. Indifference is part of that Chaplain's raising of the right hand at his swearing in ceremony; the chaplain candidate can at any time read the regulations to which he is submitting himself before doing so. He knows exactly that he will be hamstrung on preaching the Gospel. Did these men really think that wouldn't spread its tentacles into even their own hypocritical conscience and ability to choose God in their personal religious practice? In some way, often directly for any National Guard and Reserve Chaplains, and even regular enlisted soldiers they're paying for insurance (or participate in the program otherwise with no recourse to an alternative program outside of excessive personal expense) which covers abortion and contraception.