A Tweet in Honor of SCOTUS and the Affordable Care Act
June 28, 2012
SCOTUS broke its recent mold,
Handing down a nice uphold!
Meanwhile back in Romney camp,
Handkerchiefs & brows are damp.
--Elinor Lipman @ElinorLipman
Some commentary and insights about today's Supreme Court decision in NATIONAL FEDERATION OF INDEPENDENT BUSINESS v. SEBELIUS:
Why The Obamacare Decision Is Very Good News For Women (Forbes)
The Health Care Mandate is Clearly a Tax (Jack Balkin in the Atlantic this past May that explains the Court's finding)
The Justice-by-Justice Obama Scorecard (New Yorker)
Obama Wins the Battle, Roberts Wins the War (Tom Scocca in Slate on why he thinks Roberts used the opinion to gut the Commerce Clause)
The Progressive President Speaks. About Damn Time. (Charlie Pierce in Esquire)
U.S. Wakes Up in Alternate Reality Where Obamacare is Not Killed (From the fine folks at Indecision Forever)