Judge Rules Health Care Law Is Unconstitutional

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    A U.S. district judge ruled Monday that the health care law unconstitutional because it violates the Commerce Clause

    Judge Roger Vinson said as a result of the unconstitutionality of the "individual mandate" that requires people to buy insurance, the entire law must be thrown out.

    "I must reluctantly conclude that Congress exceeded the bounds of its authority in passing the Act with the individual mandate. That is not to say, of course, that Congress is without power to address the problems and inequities in our health care system. The health care market is more than one sixth of the national economy, and without doubt Congress has the power to reform and
    regulate this market. That has not been disputed in this case. The principal dispute
    has been about how Congress chose to exercise that power here," Vinson wrote.

    "Because the individual mandate is unconstitutional and not severable, the entire act must be declared void," he wrote.

    :hhh:
     
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    That's old, Nigress. :facepalm:
     
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    That Einstein one is fresh mon :rolleyes:
     
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    Is that Gary Coleman
     
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    Biden looks like Mr. Drummond.
     
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    He's always looking at someone offstage :jj:
     
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    How amazing can Obamacare be if all his friends are getting a waiver???






    Congress Will Probe Special Exemptions to Health-Care Law That Obama Administration Gave Select Unions and Businesses, Says Republican Senator
    http://cnsnews.com/news/article/obamacare-waivers-politicized-should-be


    http://www.washingtontimes.com/news/2011/jan/28/tawdry-details-of-obamacare-420960137/
    Last year, we learned that the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) had granted 111 waivers to protect a lucky few from the onerous regulations of the new national health care overhaul. That number quickly and quietly climbed to 222, and last week we learned that the number of Obamacare privileged escapes has skyrocketed to 733.
     
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    I saw that pic well over a year ago, mon. :rolleye:
     
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    That Einstein pic started the internet boiiiiiiiiii :facepalm:
     
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    fuck Einstein!
    The Pythagorean theorem is the real deal Holyfield!
     
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    The internet came about in the late 80's to early 90's and the very first internet photos weren't in black & white. :artiejj:
     
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    Didn't Gary Coleman die before this bill was signed into law?

    Was he raised from the dead just for the signing ?