In the 1976 made-for-television movie, “The Boy in the Plastic Bubble,” a then-unknown John Travolta introduced Americans to a condition technically called “X-linked severe combined immunodeficiency.” Or, as people have called it since the movie, “bubble boy disease.”
The Urban Institute recently released a study claiming that raising the period of term health insurance from a few months to one year would be catastrophically and categorically terrible for the health insurance of millions of Americans.
California legislators have passed a bill which targets undercover journalists such as the anti-abortion activists who secretly recorded conversations with Planned Parenthood officials and then released the videos online.
Chief Justice John Roberts came to Obamacare’s rescue again, three years after upholding the individual mandate at the heart of the law. In the seat next to Roberts, Justice Antonin Scalia delivered a memorably brutal dissent.
"Congress passed the Affordable Care Act to improve health insurance markets, not to destroy them." So stated Chief Justice John Roberts, writing for the majority in yesterday's Supreme Court ruling on the Affordable Care Act.