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May the Supreme Court Declare Actions Unconstitutional?

Brad Reid | Posted 05.27.2012 | Politics
Brad Reid

Whatever the Supreme Court decides in the current health care cases will be controversial. The resulting commentary concerning the Supreme Court's powers will doubtless sound familiar.

Mark Blumenthal

Health Care Reform Still Divides And Confuses | Mark Blumenthal | Posted 07.29.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- With the U.S. Supreme Court hearing arguments on the constitutional challenge to the Affordable Care Act, polling on the health care ref...

Supreme Court Confronts Core Of Obama Health Care Law

Posted 03.27.2012 | Politics

By Joan Biskupic and James Vicini WASHINGTON--The Supreme Court confronts the core of President Barack Obama's healthcare law on Tuesday when i...

Mike Sacks

Court Continues To Weigh Arguments On Health Care | Mike Sacks | Posted 05.27.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- After the Supreme Court oral arguments in the health care case Tuesday morning, the Obama administration better start preparing for the ...

Mike Sacks

TODAY: Supreme Court Weighs Main Health Care Reform Case | Mike Sacks | Posted 04.02.2012 | Politics

U.S. Supreme Court justices today begin the end of the two-year debate over the constitutionality of the Affordable Care Act's individual mandate. ...

Jason Linkins

A Child's Garden Of Lies And Distortions About The Affordable Care Act | Jason Linkins | Posted 05.26.2012 | Politics

With the Affordable Care Act now before the Supreme Court, it's worth remembering that on March 21, 2010, conservative writer David Frum took to his FrumForum site and penned a piece titled "Waterloo," a lengthy lamentation on the passage of the act. But unlike many of his ideological brethren, Frum wasn't merely upset about a Democratic victory; he was angry that the GOP had followed a foolish legislative strategy that prized taking the Obama presidency out at the knees rather than working as the loyal opposition to craft what would be the best possible bill while the debate permitted it. But the Republicans weren't willing to do much in the way of deal-making and negotiating, so here we are.

Sam Stein

Supreme Court Clerks Predict Health Care Reform Will Be Upheld | Sam Stein | Posted 03.27.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- The lawyers who know the Supreme Court justices best seem largely certain that they'll uphold the president's health care law following ...

Jason Linkins

WATCH: Obamacare Scare Tactics Take Ugly Turn | Jason Linkins | Posted 03.26.2012 | Politics

On August 21, 2009, while the Congress was in the heat of the debate over the health care reform bill that would eventually become the Affordable Care...

Mike Sacks

Opening Day for Health Care Reform at the Supreme Court | Mike Sacks | Posted 04.11.2012 | Politics

Opening day in the health care cases has arrived. The line to get into the Supreme Court for a glimpse of the action started on Friday and now stre...

High Court Takes Up Affordable Care Act

Posted 03.27.2012 | Politics

By Joan Biskupic and James Vicini Two years after President Barack Obama signed into law a healthcare overhaul, the Supreme Court on Monday tak...

Mike Sacks

Health Care Law Hits Supreme Court: Justices Press Full Steam Ahead To Big Issues (VIDEO) | Mike Sacks | Posted 05.26.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- On opening day in the health care cases, the Supreme Court justices made clear they would not let common sense get in the way of making ...

Sam Stein

What Would Happen If The Individual Mandate Was Struck Down | Sam Stein | Posted 03.23.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- President Barack Obama's administration has not developed plans for a legislative replacement for health care reform's most contentious ...

Don't Leave Health Care in the Balance

Marc H. Morial | Posted 05.23.2012 | Politics
Marc H. Morial

As the Supreme Court prepares to hear challenges to key provisions of the Affordable Care Act, the health, well-being and financial security of millions of Americans hangs in the balance.

SCOTUS and Health Care Reform: We Are Arguing Over the Wrong Things

David M. Walker | Posted 05.22.2012 | Politics
David M. Walker

Instead of a health care system, we have a "sick-care" system that provides perverse incentives and inadequate accountability. This misaligned incentive system encourages costly and sometimes unnecessary procedures that drive up our health care bill, and can even harm patients.

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...

States, Small-Business Group Ask SCOTUS To Strike Down Entire Health Care Law

AP | By MARK SHERMAN | Posted 11.28.2011 | Politics

By MARK SHERMAN, Associated Press WASHINGTON — States and a business group opposed to President Barack Obama's health care overhaul asked the S...

Supreme Court Takes No Action On Virginia Health Care Case

AP | Posted 06.18.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON — The Supreme Court has taken no action on Virginia's call for speedy review of the health care law. Virginia Attorney General Ken C...

Supreme Court REJECTS First Challenge To Health Care Reform

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON — The Supreme Court has turned down the first preliminary challenge to President Barack Obama's health care overhaul. The decision M...

Stephen Breyer: Health Care Reform Likely To Come Before Supreme Court

AP | MARK SHERMAN | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON — Justice Stephen Breyer predicted Thursday that the Supreme Court will one day pass judgment on this year's health care overhaul. B...