Saturday, June 25, 2016
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Thursday's ruling from the U.S. Supreme Court upheld the Affordable Care Act and gave the Obama Administration some upside in securing his legacy as the president who brought change in how health care is delivered and financed. Health care insurers...
FLOTUS talks "Let's Move" and the institution that is the black church.

President Obama Won The Day

Obama should be doing a little happy dance at the White House.
About eighty House Democrats walked out of the House Chamber in protest when the contempt vote on Attorney General Eric Holder began this afternoon.  Though the effort to protest the contempt vote on Holder was conceived by Congressional Black...
Blacks, Latinos and other folks of color make up more than half of the nation's uninsured population. And many have framed the fight for affordable care as being a battle for racial equality precisely because African Americans and Latinos...
The pro-consumer bill will protect you from being taxed multiple times on the same digital purchase.
Today’s landmark Supreme Court ruling upholding Obamacare will go down as a bittersweet victory for progressives and the Obama administration. In upholding the individual mandate, the Supreme Court ruled that it was constitutional – as a tax. This will become...
The breakdown of this morning's decision on the Affordable Care Act, also known as Obamacare, was surprising.  Everyone expected Associate Justice Anthony Kennedy to be the Court's swing vote.  He was not. In the majority were John Roberts, Elena Kagan,...
"Today is a hallelujah moment... this is an extraordinary moment," said Ron Pollack, the Executive Director of Families USA. "The people of the United States have won," said Del. Donna Christensen after the decision.  Christensen, a medical doctor, worked on the health...
This morning President Obama's signature Affordable Care Act survived the Supreme Court challenge with the controversial individual mandate that people must buy insurance being sustained. The Court affirmed that Congress had the power to impose the individual mandate as...