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Will the logic that gutted Obamacare in 2012 save it this time?

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.
Politics
Jan. 22 2015 7:10 PMFailure to LaunchRepublicans returned to their war on Obamacare on Thursday. It didn’t go well.
Politics
Jan. 8 2015 3:15 PMDid Scott Walker Just Become the Newest Obamacare Defender?Expect to hear more about the Wisconsin governor’s on-camera comments if he enters the 2016 presidential race.
Moneybox
Nov. 20 2014 4:29 PMUh-Oh: Administration Overcounted Obamacare Enrollees by 380,000
Politics
Nov. 14 2014 5:45 PMThe Anti-Obamacare FAQEverything you need to know about why conservatives want to repeal the president’s health care law.
Moneybox
Nov. 10 2014 6:21 PMRepublicans Might Hate Obamacare Enough to Boycott It, Even if They’re Uninsured
The Slatest
Nov. 7 2014 4:11 PMObamacare Will Go Back Before the Supreme Court Over Issue of Federal Subsidies
Moneybox
Oct. 22 2014 1:57 PMWalmart’s Affordable Care ActHealth care services for customers? Sure. Health insurance for employees? Not so much.
Politics
July 31 2014 9:33 PMMississippi’s Willful NeglectIt and some other red states can’t be trusted to take care of the poor.
Weigel
July 25 2014 5:42 PMA Confusing Attempt to Denounce Obamacare
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.
Politics
Jan. 30 2015 12:35 PMCold ComfortWhy Indiana’s tough Medicaid bargain may be the only way the Obama administration can insure millions in need.   
Moneybox
Jan. 16 2015 4:54 PMThe DIY Safety NetWe feel good when we crowdfund people’s medical bills. We should feel worse that we even need to.
Politics
Dec. 9 2014 5:51 PMPolitical SacrificeWhy Democrats are feeding Jonathan Gruber to the wolves.
Bitwise
Nov. 20 2014 1:48 PMHealthcare.gov Is Working. We Should Still Be Furious About Its Failures.
Politics
Nov. 14 2014 3:49 PMSix Degrees of Jonathan GruberWhy the Republicans’ anger over the MIT professor’s statements about Obamacare is politically justified.
Moneybox
Nov. 10 2014 3:07 PMThe Obama Administration Just Set Some Very Low Expectations for This Year’s Health Care Sign-Ups
Moneybox
Nov. 5 2014 3:50 PMHow Obamacare Could Change Under a Republican Senate
Jurisprudence
Aug. 26 2014 12:24 PMNice Try, ObamaThe president’s latest accommodation to the contraception mandate has one problem: Religious employers won’t go for it. 
Politics
July 27 2014 2:55 PMInside the Anti-Obamacare CarnivalLibertarian foes of the health care law are celebrating big victories—and have more Champagne to pop.
Politics
July 23 2014 1:47 PMWhy the Halbig Decision Is Nothing for Republicans to Celebrate

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