This is just the beginning. If the government is allowed to tell people to buy health care, it won’t stop there. I wonder what’s next? This isn’t about one particular religion—it’s about the right of any American to live out their faith without the government picking and choosing which doctrines they’re allowed to follow.
—Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) on controversial amendment
sponsored by Sen. Roy Blunt (R-Mo.)