15 Aug '11, 5pm

Can We Have Health Reform Without an Individual Mandate? Yes, It's Called 'Medicare for All'

The essential vote on the 11th Circuit Court of Appeals panel that ruled that the individual-coverage mandate in President Obama's healthcare reform is unconstitutional did not come from a reactionary Republican appointed by Ronald Reagan or George W. Bush. Rather, it came from respected jurist whose two appointments to the federal bench-first as a judge for the Northern District of Georgia in 1994 and then to the 11th Circuit in 1997-were made by then-President Bill Clinton. No, Judge Frank Mays Hull is not a raging lefty, but nor is she a right-wing judicial activist. A former law clerk for Judge Elbert Parr Tuttle, who as the chief justice of the US Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit from 1960 to 1967 led the court in issuing a series of epic decisions on behalf of civil rights, Judge Hull has a reputation as a moderate defender of the rule of law who has earned rea...

Full article: http://www.organicconsumers.org/articles/article_23786.cfm

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