The republicans are brilliant

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    The court said it was legal to call it a tax. It was a wolf in sheeps clothing.

    The supreme court at the time leaned left bigtime, and then it only passed 5-4. Now the court is much more conservative.

    Think it would fly today? Me thinks not.

    The first thing republicans did was remove the mandate. That was the only flotation device keeping Obamadontcare above water.
     
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    No it didn't I liked it under Scalia he was a fair guy..
     
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    He's right they only zeroed it out.
     
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    Bullshit he is wrong as hell..scallia ruled it a TAX there by legal per the commerce clause, the republicans repealed the tax .
     
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    Yes that is correct but the mandate is still there.
     
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    Trumps first EO

    And now the republicans repealed the tax it's gone...


    Try to pass a tax Bill in the future that includes the mandate tax ...
     
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    Elimination of federal penalty for not having health insurance may mean addition of state mandates
     
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    His fucking first EO didn't mean a damn thing he cannot change legislation through an EO.
     
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    Yea I know I read about it, that's why I live in a red state :)
     

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