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28

Jun

"I was very pleased to see that the compromise from the two houses includes the personal responsibility principle. That is essential for bringing health insurance costs down for everyone and getting everybody the health insurance they deserve and need." - Mitt Romney, 2006

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(Source: upworthy.com)

26

Jun

Not only did most framers support these federal mandates to buy firearms and health insurance, but there is no evidence that any of the few framers who voted against these mandates ever objected on constitutional grounds. Presumably one would have done so if there was some unstated original understanding that such federal mandates were unconstitutional.

05

Apr

THIS.

THIS.

28

Mar

The Caucus: Divining the Supreme Court Health Care Arguments

In the immediate aftermath of Tuesday’s landmark argument on the constitutionality of the health care law’s insurance mandate, there was no shortage of attempted divination among the legal commentariat.