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The “Jiggery-Pokery” Edition

Listen to Slate’s show about the Supreme Court’s ruling on the Affordable Care Act, the meaning and symbolism of the Confederate flag, and Pope Francis’ encyclical on climate change.

Moneybox
June 25 2015 7:59 PMThere’s Yet Another Major Lawsuit That Some People Think Could Threaten Obamacare
Politics
June 25 2015 3:34 PMConservatives Should Be Happy About Losing King v. BurwellA victory at the court would have exposed how divided the GOP still is on health care.
Moneybox
June 25 2015 12:19 PMObamacare Is Still Alive, Still Pretty Awesome, Even in States That Hate It
The Slatest
June 25 2015 11:49 AMWhite House Hopefuls React to SCOTUS Ruling: From “Yes!” to “Judicial Tyranny”
Moneybox
June 25 2015 10:51 AMIn Two Simple Paragraphs, John Roberts Explains Why He Just Helped Save Obamacare Again
Moneybox
June 19 2015 4:42 PMIt Doesn’t Matter What Math You Use: Repealing Obamacare Would Be Very, Very Expensive
Moneybox
June 2 2015 1:15 PMAn Insurer Wants to Raise Its Obamacare Premiums by 85 Percent. Don't Sweat It.
Politics
March 25 2015 2:05 PMIt’s Hilarious That Ted Cruz Is Signing Up for ObamacareBut it doesn’t make him a hypocrite.
Jurisprudence
March 6 2015 12:04 PMSotomayor May Have Saved ObamacareHow she backed Kennedy and Roberts into a corner.
Politics
March 4 2015 10:25 PMCircular ReasoningWill the logic that gutted Obamacare in 2012 save it this time?
Politics
March 4 2015 7:13 PMWill Kennedy Save Obamacare?If he does, it will be in deference to a conservative principle that could reshape American jurisprudence and lawmaking.
Moneybox
March 2 2015 1:25 PMIf the Supreme Court Guts Obamacare, Republicans Might Just Keep It Alive
Jurisprudence
Feb. 23 2015 9:33 AMIn Defense of Court-PackingWhen the Supreme Court willfully misreads the Constitution, FDR’s plan doesn’t seem so bad.
The Gist
Feb. 12 2015 6:56 PMBeyond Death Cults and NihilismIs terrorism ever death for death’s sake? Should we understand terror groups like Boko Haram as death cults or rational actors?
Jurisprudence
Feb. 4 2015 3:23 PMDying for a Conservative CauseRepublicans put liberty ahead of life.
The Breakfast Table
June 25 2015 4:32 PMSupreme Court Breakfast TableThe Obamacare ruling was supposed to be all about federalism. What happened?
The Breakfast Table
June 25 2015 12:44 PMSupreme Court Breakfast TableMaybe King v. Burwell was never as big of a deal as we all thought. 
The Breakfast Table
June 25 2015 12:10 PMSupreme Court Breakfast TableThe Obamacare ruling is an even bigger victory for the law—and the president—than anybody expected.
Moneybox
June 25 2015 11:45 AMHere Is the Huge Health Care Disaster We Just Averted
Moneybox
June 25 2015 6:00 AMThese Maps Show What Was at Stake in the Huge Supreme Court Health Care Decision
Jurisprudence
June 11 2015 4:25 PMWho Do the Justices Want to Be President?The answer to that question may impact how they vote in two huge cases.
The XX Factor
April 20 2015 12:16 PMInsurers Are Falling Short on Covering Contraception
Politics
March 23 2015 2:12 PMHospitals Are Robbing Us BlindForget Obamacare. The real villains in the American health care system are greedy hospitals and the politicians who protect them.
Jurisprudence
March 5 2015 4:17 PMRed States Will SufferIf the Supreme Court disrupts Obamacare, conservatives will harm citizens of their own states.
Supreme Court Dispatches
March 4 2015 7:29 PMHigh Drama for Obamacare at the High CourtScalia and Kagan are feisty; Kennedy gives hope to people who care about affordable care.
View From Chicago
March 2 2015 4:22 PMExchanges No One Can Use?We rely on courts to interpret laws impartially. When it comes to Obamacare, they don’t always oblige.
Political Gabfest
Feb. 27 2015 1:03 PMThe “Bibi, Vidi, Vici” EditionListen to Slate’s show about the Supreme Court’s Obamacare case, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s upcoming visit, and New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie’s presidential campaign.
Moneybox
Feb. 20 2015 1:32 PMMillions Still Don’t Know About the Obamacare Penalty. The Government Is Giving Them One More Chance.
Politics
Feb. 5 2015 8:12 PMDead Letter OfficeRepublicans talk about getting rid of Obamacare. But are they capable of hashing out a real alternative?
Politics
Feb. 3 2015 5:46 PMThe GOP’s Sick ManeuversIf the Supreme Court throws Obamacare into chaos, Republicans are content to just watch it fail.

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