The Supreme Court on Monday ordered the Fourth Circuit Court of Appeals to examine the constitutionality of the health reform law’s employer requirements and mandatory coverage of contraceptives without a co-pay.
The move could open the door for President Barack Obama’s health law to be back in front of the Supreme Court late next year.
The Supreme Court responded to a request from Liberty University, one of the groups that sued over the health care law’s [...]
To be the swing voter, you have to be willing to swing. In the last three weeks, U.S. Supreme Court Justice Anthony Kennedy has shown how it’s done.
First he wrote the majority opinion in a landmark 5-4 case establishing a constitutional right to an adequate lawyer in plea-bargaining negotiations. Liberals were enthused. Yet in his tough questioning during the Obamacare arguments, he shook up the conventional wisdom that mandatory coverage would [...]
BOSTON — On the Republican campaign trail, the health care debate has focused on the mandatory coverage that Mitt Romneysigned into law as governor in 2006. But back in Massachusetts the conversation has moved on, and lawmakers are now confronting the problem that Mr. Romney left unaddressed: the state’s spiraling health care costs.
After three years of study, the state’s legislative leaders appear close to producing bills that would make Massachusetts [...]
Does anyone else see this as an extremely dangerous president? Never before has our government mandated that every citizen buy a product before.
Please don’t use the ‘car insurance’ rebuke. If you don’t own a car, no one forces you to buy insurance. Not to mention, I buy car insurance in case I hit someone else. I don’t buy health insurance in case I get someone else sick.
Once this passes, (I [...]