HEALTH REFORM UPHELD

Today the Supreme Court upheld the large majority of Affordable Care Act (a.k.a., Health Reform, ObamaCare, ACA) including the individual mandate. Why was the individual mandate allowed to remain in the law?  According to Justice Ginsburg and others, it is a form of a tax. “Justice Ginsburg makes clear that the vote is 5-4 on…

Wednesday Links

Why Prices Matter: Part I, Part II. IPAB, Obama’s Super-Legislature? Debt to the unlucky. The latest fashion accessory? Does the public wan to overturn health reform? Health care spending slows. No surprise: timing matters for ER care. Hacking Healthcare.