Rachel N. Morrison

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Rachel N. Morrison is a Fellow at the Ethics and Public Policy Center, where she works on EPPC’s HHS Accountability Project. An attorney, her legal and policy work focuses on religious liberty, health care rights of conscience, the right to life, nondiscrimination, and civil rights.

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Rachel N. Morrison is a Fellow at the Ethics and Public Policy Center, where she works on EPPC’s HHS Accountability Project. An attorney, her legal and policy work focuses on religious liberty, health care rights of conscience, the right to life, nondiscrimination, and civil rights.

Before joining EPPC, Ms. Morrison served as an Attorney Advisor and Special Assistant to General Counsel Sharon Fast Gustafson at the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC), where she focused on religious discrimination issues and was a member of the General Counsel’s Religious Discrimination Work Group. Before that, she served as Litigation Counsel for Americans United for Life and as a Constitutional Law Fellow at the Becket Fund for Religious Liberty, defending the right to life and religious freedom for all. She also clerked on the U.S. Court of Federal Claims.

Ms. Morrison’s legal analysis has been published in the Seton Hall Law Review, the Pepperdine Law Review, and the Ave Maria Law Review, as well as various other print media outlets.

Ms. Morrison earned her J.D., magna cum laude, from the Pepperdine University School of Law, where she was elected to the Order of the Coif and served as an editor for the Pepperdine Law Review and the Harvard Journal of Law & Public Policy. She received her B.A. in Mathematics and Speech Communication, summa cum laude, from Whitworth University (Spokane, WA). She is a member of the District of Columbia and the Washington State bars.

Ms. Morrison and her husband live in Washington, D.C.

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AUDIO: Rachel N. Morrison on New Resource to Protect Conscience Rights of Medical Professionals

March 11, 2022 | American Family News

On March 11, 2022, EPPC Fellow Rachel N. Morrison appeared on American Family News to discuss a new resource from…

QUOTED: Rachel Morrison on HHS Transgender Mandate

February 1, 2022 | American Family News

On January 27, 2022, EPPC scholars Ryan T. Anderson, Roger Severino, Rachel N. Morrison, and Mary Rice Hasson submitted a public…

AUDIO: Rachel Morrison on SCOTUS Vaccine Cases

January 13, 2022 | Relevant Radio - Morning Air

On January 13, 2022, EPPC Fellow Rachel N. Morrison appeared on Relevant Radio’s “Morning Air” program to discuss the two…

VIDEO: Rachel N. Morrison Discusses Vaccine Mandates on CBN Newswatch

November 30, 2021 | CBN Newswatch

On November 30, 2021, EPPC Policy Analyst Rachel N. Morrison appeared on CBN Newswatch to discuss the debate over private…

VIDEO: Rachel N. Morrison on HHS Attempt to Overturn Trump-Era Conscience Protections

November 19, 2021 | EWTN News In Depth

On November 19, 2021, EPPC Policy Analyst Rachel N. Morrison appeared on EWTN News In Depth to discuss an attempt…

AUDIO: Rachel N. Morrison on Biden Administration and Taxpayer-Funded Abortion

November 11, 2021 | Heartland Daily Podcast

On November 11, 2021, EPPC Policy Analyst Rachel N. Morrison joined the Heartland Daily Podcast to discuss the Biden administration’s…

VIDEO: Rachel N. Morrison on Abortion Policies at HHS

November 4, 2021 | “Faith and Politics” podcast

On November 4, 2021, EPPC Policy Analyst Rachel N. Morrison joined the South Dakota Catholic Conference’s “Faith and Politics” podcast…

AUDIO: Rachel N. Morrison on Pro-Abortion Policies at Health and Human Services

October 12, 2021 | "Faith & Politics" podcast

On October 12, 2021, EPPC Policy Analyst Rachel N. Morrison appeared on the South Dakota Catholic Conference’s “Faith & Politics”…

VIDEO/AUDIO: Rachel N. Morrison on Employees’ Religious Rights in the Workplace

September 7, 2021 | The Federalist Society

On September 7, 2021, EPPC Policy Analyst Rachel N. Morrison took part in a Federalist Society webinar titled “Hijabs, Dreads,…