Tag Archives: Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act

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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Further evidence that Obamacare is Unsustainable

In a small article in Saturday’s Los Angeles Times, I read that President Obama will allow the states to decide what to include and exclude from mandated health insurance. This reverses a trend that had the Secretary of Health and … 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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