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Wednesday, January 11, 2012

States Sue U.S. Government over Medicaid


“Twenty-six states challenging President Barack Obama’s sweeping healthcare overhaul filed a U.S. Supreme Court brief on Tuesday arguing the law unconstitutionally expands the Medicaid program for the poor and disabled. By threatening a loss of federal funds, Congress unconstitutionally coerced states into expanding their Medicaid programs, the states led by Florida argued. ” (Reuters)

Federalism died long ago.

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“The Immorality of Redistribution” by Harold B. Jones Jr.