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Don’t call it a mandate — it’s a tax- ‘Healthcare Act’ upheld, June 28th, 2012

28 Jun

http://www.scotusblog.com/2012/06/dont-call-it-a-mandate-its-a-tax/

Don’t call it a mandate — it’s a tax

Salvaging the idea that Congress did have the power to try to expand health care to virtually all Americans, the Supreme Court on Monday upheld the constitutionality of the crucial – and most controversial — feature of the Affordable Care Act.   By a vote of 5-4, however, the Court did not sustain it as a command for Americans to buy insurance, but as a tax if they don’t.
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