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Updated: 2:49 PM Aug 12, 2011
Appeals Court Strikes Down Health Insurance Mandate
A federal appeals court panel on Friday struck down the requirement in President Barack Obama's health care overhaul package that virtually all Americans must carry health insurance or face penalties.
Posted: 12:23 PM Aug 12, 2011
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  • by Don Location: Albemarle on Aug 13, 2011 at 06:10 AM
    The healthcare problem today is not at the feet of the insurance conpanies or the doctors as the Media would have you belive. The problem is with the vampire lawyers who thrive off of blowing a pimple into a mountain. Simple TORT reform would bring cost of healthcare down to the point where we could all afford it. Your doctor would lower his bill if he did not have to pay 1/3 of his income for malpractice insurance.
  • by The Dude Location: Greene County on Aug 12, 2011 at 11:40 PM
    A step in the right direction to remove this piece of garbage off the books completely.
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