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Supreme Court Shocks Life
into Obamacare Challenge

Townhall, by Matt Barber

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Posted By:Hooverdog, 10/8/2012 2:26:15 PM

The emperor wears no clothes. The bloom is off the rose. The bigger they are, the harder they fall. Pardon the barrage of stale metaphors, but it’s difficult to put into words the utter pasting Mitt Romney put on Barack Obama last week. [SNIP] It got worse. Just two days prior, the U.S. Supreme Court revived hope – long thought dead – that Obamacare, the president’s signature achievement, might yet be ruled unconstitutional.
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Reply 1 - Posted by: thelmalou, 10/8/2012 2:32:17 PM     (No. 8918415)

First I've heard of this. If it works, that would be awesomeness. But I shall still harbor intense dislike (only because I try not to hate anyone) in my heart for CJ Roberts.


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Reply 2 - Posted by: Coy860, 10/8/2012 2:35:42 PM     (No. 8918424)

Can Americans demand that Chief Justice Roberts recuse himself as biased, with refusal to follow the Constitution?
He made Law from the bench and screwed the American People. The SC simply cannot go on this way, with no accountability to the American People. Taking away our Freedoms, one by one.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: Calvinesq, 10/8/2012 2:36:15 PM     (No. 8918426)

First, win the election, both White House and Senate, while holding the House. Don't trust the courts to do the right thing.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: PoliticalJunky, 10/8/2012 2:58:44 PM     (No. 8918494)

No, Roberts should not recuse himself. If he did we would not have a chance of getting rid of Obamacare. He is not going to fail us twice. I am not sure what game he is playing but I am far from ready to want him out of the game. We have too many liberals on the Court to summarily dismiss Roberts.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: KsGirl101, 10/8/2012 3:09:52 PM     (No. 8918533)

I refuse to have palpitations of hope. Roberts stabbed me in the heart once,I won't let him do it again.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: Muguy, 10/8/2012 3:14:54 PM     (No. 8918546)

I'm still wondering how there can be a "tax" unless approved by Congress, and how Faroah Obama can give waivers from parts of the law at his whim....

or for those who politically follow his fiats which are extra-Constitutional

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Reply 7 - Posted by: Javelin, 10/8/2012 3:17:27 PM     (No. 8918550)

You can demand recusal until you are out of breath. Each Justice makes that call himself (or, in the case of Kagan, doesn't make it herself).
I see Barber has, again, confused Luddites with conservatives. Chevy Volts do not explode. They are a technological marvel - overpriced and wrongly subsidized - but a marvel, nonetheless. I don't own one, won't buy one, and don't own GM stock. I don't own a stealth fighter either. I do recognize groundbraking technological advance.

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Reply 8 - Posted by: earlybird, 10/8/2012 3:30:46 PM     (No. 8918581)

Criminy! Barber takes his sweet time, taking too many paragraphs to get to the headline material. So scroll away through all of his chatter. It's there, at the bottom of the first page.

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Reply 9 - Posted by: SoCalGal, 10/8/2012 4:17:12 PM     (No. 8918676)

Go to Page Two of this article for a full description of what is happening to "shock life" into an Obamacare challenge. Fascinating stuff...and possible.



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Reply 10 - Posted by: Hobbitmom, 10/8/2012 7:28:48 PM     (No. 8919000)

I'm with #5. The buildup to the Supreme Court ruling on this case left me feeling positive. I was so certain Roberts wouldn't be bullied by Obama, that he wasn't into this "legacy" nonsense with which democrats are entranced. When I ever saw the ruling, I decided the only way to deal with it was to do a media blackout. I didn't come to this site for about three weeks after, in large part because I knew there would be articles (which I couldn't resist reading about both sides) and I just didn't want to go there. I didn't want to hear any more excuses about why it happened. It just seemed so very wrong.

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Reply 11 - Posted by: bob913, 10/9/2012 12:32:51 AM     (No. 8919419)

I am betting that John Roberts will again vote against the American people and common sense and allow this unlawful obamacare to continue which will result in millions of people being denied medical care resulting in many namy deaths and and millions left suffering.

Just to drive home how unlawful this supreme court will be is when then vote that you do not own your own property but copyright owners in foreign lands do.

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