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Wayne, PA (PRWEB) July 02, 2012
On June 28, 2012, the Supreme Court of the United States issued its ruling on the constitutionality of the Affordable Care Act in a case called National Federation of Independent Business (NFIB), et al. versus Kathleen Sebelius, Secretary of Health and Human Services, et al. The verdict is in Obamacare is constitutional, says David Edman, Managing Partner of Risk Management Partners, a Wayne, PA-based healthcare consulting and brokerage firm, and NFIB Pennsylvania Leadership Council member. This result surprised many people, including me, who believed that the Federal government exceeded its authority to regulate commerce, given limits to Federal powers per the 10th Amendment to the Constitution.
According to Edman, there were two major constitutional questions under consideration in this case: