HHS rescinds rule protecting faith-based foster care, adoption agencies

A family is seen near the U.S. Capitol in Washington Nov. 18, 2021. The Biden administration and the Department of Health and Human Services announced Nov. 18 the reversal of a Trump-era HHS rules change that ensured faith-based adoption and foster care agencies would not be excluded from federal funding for providing services consistent with their religious beliefs. (CNS photo/Tyler Orsburn)