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Obamacare Ruling a Dark Day for America -- but With a Major Upside

anonymous Wrote: Jun 29, 2012 10:13 AM
You gripe as one justice selected by a republican pres. did not vote the party line. That is why they are seated for life. They are the best choice of the pres. BUT they follow the constitution NOT the party of the pres. choosing them. Suck it up.

The Supreme Court's ruling in Obamacare v. the United States of America is yet another body blow to the U.S. Constitution's principle of limited government and the freedom tradition, but there is a major upside.

Despite President Obama's opposition to an individual mandate when he was debating Hillary Clinton during the Democratic presidential primaries and despite his postelection insistence that Obamacare's mandate does not constitute a tax, his lawyers insisted otherwise, and the Supreme Court bought it. So we have a law with enormous reach -- one-seventh to one-sixth of the economy -- having been fundamentally misrepresented to the...