Supreme Court and Obamacare: Day 2

Back
Placeholder Image

Supreme Court and Obamacare: Day 2

Bradley Mattes   |   March 28, 2012

Day two of Supreme Court oral arguments on Obamacare revealed more than the first one. They dealt with the mandate, forcing Americans to buy health insurance or be fined. Key to this is Justice Kennedy——often called the swing vote. Those who support Obamacare may have a case of heartburn today. It appears the Court is pretty evenly split for and against the mandate, which makes Kennedy even more important. He used words like “unprecedented” to describe the mandate. And then Kennedy asked the Solicitor General advocating Obamacare, “”Do you not have a heavy burden of justification?”” Chief Justice Roberts seemed concerned with giving government unbridled power. Alito didn’’t sound sold either. I’’m prayerfully optimistic this mandate may not survive. Stay close. I’’ll keep you posted.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *


Latest News

From our articles & videos

View all

April 18, 2024

Perinatal Hospice, the Most Loving Option

Few things in life derail a parent’s world more than being informed that the unborn baby they were excitedly anticipating...

Read More

April 11, 2024

Abortion and Cardiovascular Diseases

A variety of health risks are associated with pregnancy loss defined as abortion or miscarriage. They include but are not...

Read More

April 05, 2024

Normalizing Euthanasia, the Façade is Gone.

Enemies of life are now openly attempting to normalize euthanasia, painting it as the responsible thing to do if you...

Read More