Question of the week: In light of this week's Supreme Court ruling, what course of action do you support?Posted by Randy | June 29, 2012
Thursday, in a 5-4 decision, the Supreme Court ruled that the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act, including its individual mandate that virtually all Americans buy health insurance, is constitutional on the grounds that it constitutes a permissible tax imposed by the federal government. Congressman Forbes voted against the enactment of this legislation and has called for a repeal of the law which is causing significant burdens for small business employers.
Read the text of the Supreme Court decision here.
Read Congressman Forbes' reaction to the Supreme Court's decision here.
Question of the week: In light of this week's Supreme Court ruling, what course of action do you support?
( ) Despite the legislation being ruled constitutional, I believe the health care law is bad policy and should be repealed in its entirety.
( ) I believe parts, but not all, of the health care law constitute bad policy and should be repealed. (Share specific provisions you would like to see repealed below.)
( ) I support the health care law in its entirety and believe no legislative action should be taken.
( ) I’m not sure.
( ) Other (Please share your thoughts below)
Take the poll here.
Find the results of last week’s instaPoll here.
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