Supreme Court Healthcare Decision

Good morning, MEC!  The Supreme Court is scheduled to release its ruling on President Obama’s Healthcare Reform Act this morning.

To follow the court live, check out the SCOTUS blog at http://www.scotusblog.com/cover-it-live/

**UPDATE   Supreme Court upholds the Affordable Care Act.

“WASHINGTON — The Supreme Court on Thursday left standing the basic provisions of the health care overhaul, ruling that the government may use its taxation powers to push people to buy health insurance. (Supreme Court Lets Health Law Largely Stand from the New York Times.)

Supreme Court upholds Obamacare 5-4 from CNN.  Article include links to an ACA timeline, breakdown of the basic issues, and discussion of how individuals will be affected by the reform.

What the Health Care Ruling Means to You from CNN.com

You can read the full text of the Affordable Healthcare Act at http://www.healthcare.gov/law/full/. On the same site, visit Healthcare Law and You for links to key features of the law, timeline, and implementation resources.

The Supreme Court Affordable Healthcare Act opinions can be found at http://www.supremecourt.gov/opinions/11pdf/11-393c3a2.pdf