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When is a Tax not a Tax?

When it is argued that it does not apply to the Anti-Injunction act. In adjudicating the Affordable Care Act (ACA, Obamacare), Chief Justice John Roberts wrote for the majority that the Anti-Injunction Act does not apply in this case because … Continue reading

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Dean Chemerinsky decries Partisanship that he Promotes

The Dean of the University of California at Irvine Law School, Erwin Chemerinsky, has written an opinion piece for the Los Angeles Times decrying the potential for partisanship in the upcoming Supreme Court ruling on Obamacare. By complaining about the partisanship, Dean … Continue reading

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Will Raich bite Scalia? This has everything to do with Obamacare.

The District of Columbia Court of Appeals upheld Obamacare November 8 on a 2 to 1 vote. Those in favor of the healthcare mandate rejoiced because one of the judges who voted in favor was Laurence Silberman, a Reagan appointee. The citation … Continue reading

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As Ohio goes Schizo

The Ohio Republican party and Governor John Kasich suffered a massive rebuke by voters yesterday. Earlier this year the legislature had restricted the collective bargaining rights of public employee unions. Yesterday’s election gave those rights back. On the other hand, Ohioans overwhelmingly voted to … Continue reading

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CLASS Suspended by Obama

Secretary of Health and Human Services Kathleen Sebelius halted the CLASS Act yesterday. In a letter to Congress, she admitted that the program was not financially sound. The problem is that the Obama Administration was warned from the very beginning that this … Continue reading

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