Supreme Court may not protect Obamacare this time
Don’t be so sure that the Supreme Court is going to save Obamacare. Again.
The question is enormously important: Are health-care consumers entitled to subsidies if they buy coverage on insurance exchanges established by the federal government, as they are with insurance from state exchanges?Read full article >>
A lesson for the White House in anonymous sources
Let us now praise anonymous sources.
The new White House press secretary got into a familiar old spat with the White House press corps the other day over the use of anonymous sources.
Josh Earnest — has there ever been a more perfectly named White House spokesman? — was a bit off in his timing. He lit into The Post — and noted, more than once, that its reporters were absent from the briefing — for its alleged overuse of unnamed sources.Read full article >>
Sarah Palin is right about impeaching President Obama
Sarah Palin is right about impeaching President Obama.
No, not that the president should be impeached. But Palin is correct in arguing that, for those who assert that Obama has grievously abused his executive authority, impeachment is the proper course of action.Read full article >>
Ruth Marcus: Spared from hatred, thanks to a bullet in the back
The Israeli soldier shot Yousef Bashir in the back in the front yard of his father’s house in Gaza. It was Feb. 18, 2004, a week after Yousef’s 15th birthday. The bullet splintered into three fragments, severing nerves near the teenager’s spine.Read full article >>
Hillary Clinton’s lawyerly past
It should not be necessary to write this column.
Lawyers represent clients. Criminal defense lawyers represent clients accused of crimes — sometimes horrible, evil clients accused of heinous crimes. It is the ethical and professional responsibility of these lawyers to defend those clients as vigorously as possible.Read full article >>
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