Inside every cloud is a silver lining, and after President Barack Obama’s stunning Supreme Court win on health care, his Republican opponents may have a campaign issue to crow about: tax hikes.
Following the Supreme Court’s landmark ruling narrowly upholding the health care reform law, President Barack Obama and leaders from both sides of the issue inevitably weighed in. Here is a quick glance at the top reactions. Barack Obama President Obama stated: “Whatever the politics, today’s decision was a victory for people all over this country […]
Legal expert Neil S. Siegel explains how President Barack Obama’s health care reform law came down to a single act by Chief Justice John Roberts, and how close it came to extinction.
Most of the media on Thursday was mesmerized by the theatrics surrounding the landmark Supreme Court ruling on the Affordable Care Act. But the court issued a ruling on another contested law–one with intriguing constitutional plot twists and a colorful character in the starring role.
The Supreme Court’s historic decision on President Barack Obama’s health-care reform program seems complicated, but much of it can be broken down to a few concepts we can all understand.