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Report shows the high stakes of latest legal battle over Obamacare
Report shows the high stakes of latest legal battle over Obamacare

While the House GOP positions itself to sue the Obama administration for not implementing a mandate in the 2010 Affordable Care Act quickly enough, a D.C. Circuit Court of Appeals panel is mulling whether the administration implemented a second provision too broadly. At issue in the appeal is the tax credits the law provides to help low- and moderate-income Americans buy health insurance policies through the new state exchanges. The Internal Revenue Service held that these subsidies would be available nationwide, but the plaintiffs in the case, Halbig vs. Burwell, contend that the law makes them available only in states that operate their own exchanges. A new report by the Robert Wood...

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