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Administration can't afford to lose on Obamacare subsidies
Administration can't afford to lose on Obamacare subsidies

A federal appeals court in the District of Columbia shocked supporters of the 2010 healthcare law Tuesday by ruling that millions of Americans would no longer be eligible for health insurance subsidies. Shortly thereafter, a panel at the U.S. 4th Circuit Court of Appeals in Richmond, Va., came to the opposite conclusion on a similar lawsuit, upholding the subsidies. The full D.C. Circuit should follow the 4th Circuit's lead and reject the first panel's ruling, which wildly misconstrues Congress' intent. At issue is whether the Affordable Care Act provides subsidies to all eligible Americans, or only to those in the minority of states that operate their own insurance-buying...

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