Health Care Ruling
Thursday, July 05, 2012
By Steffen Schmidt : IAFC Blogger
In the week following the Supreme Court's ruling that upheld President Obama's health care plan, Mitt Romney's presidential campaign simultaneously called it a tax, and not a tax.
This incident revealed two things of importance going forward.
Thursday, June 28, 2012
This decision completely alters the narrative of Obama’s presidency. This legislative achievement was the policy priority where the president chose to invest his significant post-election political capital with a Democratic Congress. It wasn't Social Security. It wasn't the tax code. It wasn't immigration reform. It was health care.
And the Supreme Court has let him keep it.