Could the Individual Mandate Be Unconstitutional Even As a Tax? Part 2

Part 2: The Question of Constitutionality

After reviewing the majority opinion on the Affordable Health Care Act, now we shift to renewing questions of constitutionality. Despite the Supreme Court ruling that the Individual Mandate is constitutional as a tax, it is possible that calling it a tax makes it unconstitutional.

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Could the Individual Mandate Be Unconstitutional Even As a Tax? Part 1

Part 1: Precursor – Understanding the Supreme Court Decision

Much ado about everything has been made about the Affordable Health Care Act (AHCA, ObamaCare), but are we missing the most important thing? Did the Supreme Court, in February, find the AHCA constitutional as a tax, despite the tax itself being unconstitutional?

To decide this, we first need to understand the Supreme Court’s controversial decision.

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