Donald Trump’s Supreme Court Nominee Helped Defend Obamacare

Donald Trump’s Supreme Court Nominee Helped Defend Obamacare

By Tho Bishop Donald Trump has made his second Supreme Court nomination: Judge Brett Kavanaugh of the US Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia.Relative to the other names that were discussed, Kavanaugh’s selection could be seen as a win for the establishment.For one, he will uphold the Court’s record of Justices with law […]

Why the Individual Mandate Part of the New Obamacare Case Matters

Why the Individual Mandate Part of the New Obamacare Case Matters

Most of the commentary on the new anti-Obamacare lawsuit filed by twenty “red” states focuses on the severability issue, and the Trump administration’s refusal to defend the the Affordable Care Act against the lawsuit. But the part of the suit challenging the constitutionality of the newly revised individual health insurance mandate is also significant. It […]

Feelings throughout the New Permissible Situation Against Obamacare

Feelings throughout the New Permissible Situation Against Obamacare

On Monday, twenty Republican-controlled states filed a lawsuit challenging the constitutionality of the Affordable Care Act’s individual mandate, which requires most Americans to purchase government-approved health insurance. The full text of the complaint is available here. The lawsuit contends that, if the mandate is invalidated, the Court must also strike down the entire Affordable Care […]