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SCOTUS Obamacare ruling a crushing defeat for conservatives

SCOTUS Obamacare ruling a crushing defeat for conservatives

The bottom line for the Supreme Court’s decision upholding Obamacare is that it is a huge victory for President Obama.  If the Court had struck down the national health care law, either in part or in whole, it would have been by far the worst day of Obama’s presidency.  Now, it might not be the best day — but avoiding disaster is without question a huge boost for the president. […]

Supreme Court upholds Obama’s health care overhaul

Supreme Court upholds Obama’s health care overhaul

The Supreme Court on Thursday upheld the heart of President Obama’s health care law, ruling the federal government can compel Americans to buy health insurance, and setting a new standard for the scope of federal authority in the 21st century. The complex decision is a major legal boost to Mr. Obama just months before he faces voters in a battle for re-election via Supreme Court upholds Obama’s health care overhaul […]

Federal judge rejects Obama suit to stop voter purge in Florida

Federal judge rejects Obama suit to stop voter purge in Florida

Great news for those who desire fair and honest elections: the Orlando Sentinel reports that U.S. District Judge Robert Hinkle has “rejected a request from the Obama Administration to put an immediate stop to [Florida’s] non-citizen voter purge program.” The program in question involved 2600 challenge letters sent out to suspected illegitimate voters, whose registration information did not match up with other databases available to the state.  Over 100 illegitimate […]