Roberts Joins Majority, Deeming Mandate a Tax

 

 

 

Ruling Affirms a Key Provision of Law; Victory for Obama
By THE NEW YORK TIMES 32 minutes ago

The Supreme Court on Thursday largely let stand President Obama’s health care overhaul, in a striking victory for the president and Democrats, with the conservative chief justice, John G. Roberts Jr., affirming the central legislative pillar of Mr. Obama’s term.