Victory for America’s Uninsured: Supreme Court Rules in Favor of Affordable Health Care Act
By a narrow margain of 5-to-4 vote, the Supreme Court upheld the Affordable Health Care Act.
News agencies around the country covered the ruling.
The Wall Street Journal tells what the ruling means for consumers.
Justices who cast the majority votes in favor of the Act were Chief Justice John Roberts, and Justices Ruth Bader Ginsburg, Stephen Breyer, Sonia Sotomayor and Elena Kagan.
Justices Samuel Alito, Anthony Kennedy, Antonin Scalia and Clarence Thomas dissented.
Kennedy summed up the dissension. "In our view, the act before us is invalid in its entirety," he said.
Readers, what are your thoughts about the ruling?
Did the Supreme Court make the correct choice?
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