Legal Analyst: Obamacare Goes From ‘Train Wreck’ To ‘Plane Wreck’
Michael Brendan Dougherty
Jeffrey Toobin tweeting from today’s Supreme Court hearing on Obama’s health care reform:
We’re getting the quick reports now.
There is just a 20 minute window for reporters at the court to file their dispatches from this morning’s arguments over whether the individual mandate to buy health insurance could be separated (and struck down) separately from the rest of the law.
In other words: if the court finds the mandate is unconstitutional, does just the mandate go away, or does the entire law fall with it?