THE AMERICAN JOURNAL

Constitutional objections to Obamacare don’t hold up

The federal government has clear authority to regulate interstate commerce, levy taxes and protect human rights, all part of the proposed healthcare overhaul

By Akhil Reed Amar
january 20, 2010

Critics of Obamacare are now upping the ante, claiming that its basic outlines are not just unwise but unconstitutional. I’m no healthcare expert, but I have spent the last three decades studying the Constitution, and the current plan easily passes constitutional muster.

Read more: LA Times

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