Reagan's Solicitor General support individual mandate
Posted 29 March 2012 - 05:40 PM
Now, is it within the power of Congress? Well, the power of Congress is to regulate interstate commerce. Is health care commerce among the states? Nobody except maybe Clarence Thomas doubts that. So health care is interstate commerce. Is this a regulation of it? Yes. End of story.
Posted 29 March 2012 - 10:19 PM
People living in a highly democratic country (like, for example, Switzerland) might not be too concerned about the above - because the Swiss have the ability to quickly overturn the government or court via a simple-majority referendum. But there are not that many countries that operate like Switzerland does.
Posted 29 March 2012 - 10:33 PM
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