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Health Care Reform Constitutionality

Obamacare Challenge Shot Down

Reuters | Posted 09.10.2013 | Politics

* U.S. appeals court says lower court correctly dismissed case * Liberty University said mandates violated U.S. Constitution (Add...

An Open Letter to the Supreme Court

Benjamin R. Barber | Posted 06.10.2012 | Politics
Benjamin R. Barber

I prefer to think this does not translate simply as "liberal = favorable to Democrats" and "conservative = favorable to Republicans." Yet the radical inconsistency of the court in two recent cases suggests I am insufficiently cynical.

Chamber Of Commerce Wades Into Health Care Constitutionality Question

AP | By MARK SHERMAN | Posted 12.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- The U.S. Chamber of Commerce, which has been a fierce opponent of President Barack Obama's health care overhaul, is taking a more nuance...

Federal Court Upholds Constitutionality Of Health Care Reform

AP | DAN SEWELL | Posted 08.29.2011 | Politics

CINCINNATI — In the first ruling by a federal appeals court on President Barack Obama's health care overhaul, a panel in Cincinnati handed the a...

Sam Stein

Snowe Opts Out: Votes To Proclaim Health Care Bill Unconstitutional | Sam Stein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

If Democrats had any hopes of winning Sen. Olympia Snowe's vote on a health care reform bill, the Maine Republican likely put an end to them on Wednes...