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December 05, 2012

Will the courts enforce the Origination Clause against Obamacare?

The Wall Street Journal's James Taranto writes that our challenge to Obamacare is unlikely to succeed. Assuming that Obamacare's monetary exaction for not buying insurance is a tax, as the Supreme Court called it in its June opinion, still not all taxes are "bills for raising revenue," which the Constitution requires to be generated by ...