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Phil Kerpen - Fri Jan 25

In his first term, President Obama passed two of the most sweeping expansions of federal power in history. The first, his federal takeover of the health care system, narrowly survived at the Supreme Court thanks to the refashioning of its mandate into a tax by Chief Justice John Roberts. The second , his federal takeover of the financial system, may not fare as well. ... more

Cortney O'Brien - Sun Nov 4

“Does a grocery store have to post a sign stating it doesn’t offer apparel?” asks Pam Cobern, the executive director of Austin LifeCare, a crisis pregnancy center in Austin, Texas. Then why, she insists, does her pro-life office have to post a notice stating it does not provide “medical services” such as abortion? ... more

Katie Kieffer - Mon Oct 22

I’m reading the Constitution and I do not see a “Grope or Scan” clause. The TSA is unconstitutional. Let’s eliminate the TSA. ... more

Night Watch - Wed Sep 26

The country's highest administrative court upheld and applied a ruling by the country's highest constitutional court that the elected parliament is unconstitutional. ... more

Paul Kengor - Thu Apr 5

America anxiously awaits the Supreme Court’s decision on Obamacare. At the core of the decision is a simple question: Is the “individual mandate” in Obamacare constitutional? And thus, is Obamacare constitutional? ... more

Edward White - Tue Apr 3

Heading into the oral arguments in the ObamaCare case last week, it seemed that Liberals thought the case was in the bag. Their attitude was, as Nancy Pelosi once stated, when brushing off a question about whether the individual mandate is constitutional, “Are you serious? Are you serious?" ... more

Washington, DC - Thu Mar 29

Scalia doesn't even want to read the massive bill. ... more

Washington, DC - Thu Mar 29

Former Speaker Pelosi has a different tone than in 2009. ... more

Donald Lambro - Wed Mar 28

The Supreme Court's historic debate over the constitutionality of President Obama's unpopular health care law is all about economic freedom. That freedom has been battered, bullied and beaten by the government over many decades in countless laws and restrictions, and it will be further eroded by this ill-advised health care law now before the high court. ... more

Kate Hicks - Wed Mar 28

If yesterday was the dramatic climax of the health case, then today is its denouement. The Court will consider two questions today: this morning, If the mandate is unconstitutional, how much, if any, of the PPACA may remain? This afternoon, Is Medicaid expansion coercion of the states? ... more

Kate Hicks - Tue Mar 27

And now, for the main event. ... more

Washington, DC - Tue Mar 27

Obama was against the mandate before he was for it. ... more

Bill Murchison - Tue Mar 20

The Supreme Court of the United States, whose inveterate habit is telling Americans what's good for them, will do the honors once more after weighing the merits and demerits of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act, generally and ominously known as Obamacare. ... more

New York, NY - Mon Mar 19

Republican Senators discuss the CBO's announcement that many could lose coverage under the new healthcare plan. ... more

Townhall.com Staff - Fri Mar 16