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Friday, October 8, 2010

Federal Judge Rules Obamacare Constitutional


“A federal judge in Michigan ruled Thursday that the new health-care overhaul law is constitutional, rejecting an argument that Congress lacked the power to create the legislation’s ‘individual mandate,’ which requires virtually all Americans to purchase health insurance.” (Washington Post)

It’s only round one but, alas, the Constitution means what the judges say it means.

FEE Timely Classic
“What Is the American Constitution?” by Donald J. Boudreaux