Supreme Court Rules Against King v. Burwell Plaintiffs
Today, the U.S. Supreme Court ruled that federal subsidies may continue to flow to insurance plans sold in federal insurance exchanges, despite what the text of the Affordable Care Act might suggest. Readers can find the Court's ruling here and further background on the case here. The Court's decision is a disappointment not only to supporters of genuine reform to America's health care system, but also to the millions of Americans who will now be fully exposed to Obamacare's mandate and penalty provisions—including hundreds of thousands of Missourians. More to come; stay tuned.